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Syncline Loop Reviews
I did this hike last week by myself. I am a park ranger at another park and have good hiking skills. I have to say that I met several people on the trail who kept getting lost or turned around... more »
Trail is a bit tricky in places. We were told by Park Rangers that there are more emergency rescues from Syncline Loop than any other hike in the Park. Probably mostly from sprained ankles, etc... more »
Overlooks are beautiful and easy to get to. The loop hike itself is long and challenging in some areas. It can be really steep. Definitely worth it to hike into the crater. It’s really pretty in there. An interesting geologic feature.
Hard loop, pretty long hike, took us around 4-5 hours at a moderate pace (stopping occasionally for views). Couple spots can get pretty scary if you have a fear of heights. Wonderful views, more isolated as less people do the full hike.
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