Canyon View Overlook - Little River Canyon Preserve, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scooter Bill
N 34° 21.866 W 085° 39.594
16S E 623228 N 3803378
Quick Description: This scenic vista is one of many overlooks along the rim of Alabama's Little River Canyon National Preserve.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 7/4/2008 8:12:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM4403
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 40

Long Description:
Little River Canyon and its tributaries combine to form one of the deepest and most rugged canyon systems east of the Mississippi River. The canyon rim here is about 1200 feet above sea level. Sheer cliffs underpin almost all of the rims on both sides of the canyon.
Describe - Highway or Road number: Alabama Highway 176

Closest town or city: Fort Payne, AL

Number of parking spots available: 15

Summer View: yes

Year around access ?: yes

Is a photo of an "Information Sign"included?: Yes

Name if a website describes this location.: Not listed

Winter View: Not Listed

Comfort station on site: Not Listed

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