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Breath-taking view of Osoyoos and the Lake

On a sunny day, you truly can see forever. From the USA to the top of the lake, the panorama is... read more

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M G
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Kitchener, Canada
What a view

Make sure you stop on the way east out of Osoyoos, BC, this lookout is breathtaking, It looks... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
brian h
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Vancouver, Canada
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A scenic lookout that takes visitors from 910 feet to 4,045 feet for spectacular views of the Okanagan Valley and part of Washington state.
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Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada
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All reviews washington state okanagan valley miles and miles windy road splendid view drive slowly grand forks animal statues well worth the stop walk around visit osoyoos viewpoint pull border highway switchbacks mountainside
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Reviewed yesterday

On a sunny day, you truly can see forever. From the USA to the top of the lake, the panorama is spectacular. In the distance are the Cascade Mountains. Best photo op ever.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank M G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Make sure you stop on the way east out of Osoyoos, BC, this lookout is breathtaking, It looks straight west towards the snowy mountains in the distance and a great view of the lake and wineries below.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brian h
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We stopped at the viewpoint overlooking the Osoyoos valley. What a view! Well worth the stop. Parking space is limited, so stop and enjoy the view if you can.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DonL120
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If you are lucky enough to visit Osoyoos, driving up to the lookout is a must. You will see all of the Lake below you as well as the town of Osoyoos and the town of Orville in Washington state.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sue R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We stopped at the Anarchist Mountain Lookout on our way to Osoyoos. Great views of lake Osoyoos and all across the valley.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Edwin F
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I rode up here a bunch of times from Osoyoos when I was on vacation. It's a great climb, easy for road cyclists and more challenging I would suspect for others. Still, the view is really nice from the lookout. The parking is very small....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MrBlackTattoos
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Stopped here for a quick selfie & view of this great valley! Limited parking and we got lucky that this was before the fire season!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 1 August 2018

First - the negatives: MUST approach eastbound/uphill from Osoyoos. Entrance not easy to see - keep your eyes peeled, or you may miss it. Not very big, may be crowded and difficult to exit and get going again. However, the view makes it worth dealing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Please be advised, the best (and I think only) way to access the lookout is eastbound on Highway 3. Having been here before, the views on a clear day are spectacular. With summer time in BC (aka Fire Season) that sometimes can be the catch....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Jason H
Reviewed 12 July 2018

However you can only acces from one direction, yes we were going the wrong way, 2 turn around but worth it

Date of experience: July 2018
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DebiDoubleD
15 June 2018|
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Response from Allan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but there are rattle snakes there!
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RosaRosaRosa
12 August 2016|
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Response from TPT_Traveller | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a different pullout and viewing area when you're heading into town (travelling west). Just pull over when the sign tells you to. Don't miss it. You can't access the eastbound (uphill) pullout from the westbound... More
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Riasat A
17 August 2015|
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Take Highway 3 heading east out of Osoyoos at lake level. The highway switch backs its way up and the view point is on a pull out as you reach the top. the drive up is 15 minutes.
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