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Isolated, long gravel, so worth it.

This is my second visit. Both times we hiked up to the top of the trail. Make sure to shout and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel W
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Gardner, Kansas
Breath Taking!

Gorgeous Gorgeous area! The views are stunning and the campground is spotless. For those that like... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
lae76465
,
Bradford, Pennsylvania
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Visitors to Dinosaur National Monument can hike along the Gates of Lodore Nature Trail, a place of rugged beauty where western history was made.
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“green river” (2 reviews)
“short hike” (2 reviews)
“gravel” (2 reviews)
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Dinosaur, CO
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my second visit. Both times we hiked up to the top of the trail. Make sure to shout and listen to the repeated echos. Look around, down. There's stuff to see everywhere. Instead of returning the same way you came up, make a...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Gorgeous Gorgeous area! The views are stunning and the campground is spotless. For those that like to go on the river you can't get any closer than this.

Thank lae76465
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lodore is well off the beaten path in Dinosaur. If that's what you like, check it out. You'll drive an hour or two from US 40 to get there, and find few others. You can head round the east side of the Monument on state...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Not much going on out here, which is how we like it. There are a lot of camping spots with no one there. The ranger station was closed. Bathrooms well managed. We hiked the short trail, it's a hot one in the summer, no cover,...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2013

First as you travel from east to west don't take the first turn off, take the second and save yourself 4 miles of gravel washboard road. The second turn is still 3 miles of washboard, but at the end you are rewarded with a grand...More

Thank Visitvango
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