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Lookout Mountain

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Address: Golden, CO
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Scenic mountain near Denver and home of the Buffalo Bill Cody gravesite and...

Scenic mountain near Denver and home of the Buffalo Bill Cody gravesite and museum.

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US$55.00*
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Denver Mountain Parks with Optional Denver City Tour
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US$720.00*
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Beautiful!

The view was beautiful ! We were there after a nice snow fall. The view is very nice and great place to take pictures.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Greencastle, Indiana
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Greencastle, Indiana
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The view was beautiful ! We were there after a nice snow fall. The view is very nice and great place to take pictures.

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Jacksonville, Arkansas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The trip to the park is beautiful, the only word I can use to describe it. The visitor's center has many great things for children to see, do and explore. It would not be a complete adventure unless you talk with the staff. Seldom have I seen people that are truly dedicated and enjoy teaching others of what they see... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Follow the signs to the top on a windy and scenic road. This is a quick excursion if you are looking for something great that doesn't take too much time. We drove to the top, got out, looked around, took some pictures and got back in the car and drove down the mountain. They do have a shop up top... More 

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Whitemouth, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an amazing spot. Great views and plenty of spots to get photo opportunities. I recommend going a few more feet down the road to the museum next door for more viewpoints from that parking lot. The gates there close at 5pm though just an fyi.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We when there the night of the full moon over Denver. So beautiful to see the full moon over the lights of Denver

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Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful place for views from atop the mountains of both Golden and Denver in the distance. Also a great place for gifts, ice cream and fudge!

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Wentzville, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely drive up and down the mountain. Something you can do that does not take a half day to enjoy. At the top there is a nice gift shop, a place to eat and for a fee the Wild Bill Cody Museum which was very interesting. His presumed grave is also at top of mountain. Nice views of Denver and... More 

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Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hike with very rewarding views at the top. A lot of people biking but you'll have to be in top physical condition to bike it. Strenuous hike but very doable.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Begin your journey into the mountains by checking out this location. You have 360 degrees of amazing views. They even have a map that shows you the names of all the other mountains.....just remember looks and distance can be very deceiving.

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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The kids and I pulled off here for a place to stretch our legs and get some pictures. We loved the view. Would be a great place for a picnic!

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