No Name Rest Stop, Glenwood Canyon - Glenwood Springs, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 33.602 W 107° 17.490
13S E 303138 N 4381434
Quick Description: Inviting rest stop in beautiful Glenwood Canyon along Interstate 70 in Colorado.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 1/16/2012 3:04:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMDH89
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 1

Long Description:
The No Name Rest Stop in Glenwood Canyon is one of several well-designed rest stops for travelers on Interstate 70 going through Glenwood Canyon. This section of Interstate-70 received a ASCE Award in 1993 for the engineering design that protected the fragile canyon (visit link) .

The rest stop features restrooms, parking area, boardwalk with educational signage, free viewing binoculars, train viewing area, and stunning scenery.
Highway Number: I-70

Common Name for the Highway: I-70 or 'the Canyon'

Highway Access Direction: Either Direction

Rest Area Name: No Name

Facilities:
Restrooms, picnic tables, pet rest areas, telephones, vending machines, viewing binoculars, bicycle path.


Services:
Vending machines


Special Features:
Free binoculars to view wildlife or trains or vistas which are handicapped accessible.


WiFi: no

Visit Instructions:
Since the cleanliness of a facility can change over time, log entries can include your impression of the cleanliness of the facility.

Log entries can also include additional pictures of the facility and/or associated special features (e.g., vistas or historical markers) and facilities or services not mentioned in the original description.

The same prohibitions from new entries apply to log entries.

Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Highway Rest Areas
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
condor1 visited No Name Rest Stop, Glenwood Canyon - Glenwood Springs, CO 7/4/2011 condor1 visited it