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First Dam/Canyon Entrance Park

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US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
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Don't feed the birds

So this is a locals favorite spot. The views are amazing. Jagged Mtn edges spire up to create a... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Edward Q
via mobile
Pretty little lakeside park.

The little lake created by first dam is the centerpiece of this beautiful little park. There is... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Neil D
Logan, Utah
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US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

So this is a locals favorite spot. The views are amazing. Jagged Mtn edges spire up to create a dramatic and peaceful setting courtesy Mother Nature. Excellent for picnics and volleyball and snuggling on the grass. Signs now ask patrons to skip feeding the geese...More

Thank Edward Q
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The little lake created by first dam is the centerpiece of this beautiful little park. There is ample shade and lawn for picnicking and lounging in the sun. The lake is just right for wading and canoeing, and provides a home for ducks and geese....More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you want a "nature experience" without exerting yourself, this park is for you. Adequate parking right next to the park, a green lawn, a lake for fishing, picnic tables... it is all there. However, if you crave a bit more excitement, this is also...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We read on-line that you could swim in this little lake but we wouldn't recommend it. There was a lot of green algae growing on the surface. It is a nice place to go for a family picnic - feed the ducks & geese, play...More

Thank datgirl2017
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This clean, grassy park can be found right off highway 89 at the mouth of Logan canyon. It sits along the north side of First Dam, the first of three dams on the Logan river. This park is only minutes from the USU campus, and...More

Thank Bigredmachine
Reviewed 20 April 2017

First Dam is a beautiful park and water/dam that's located just at the entrance into Logan canyon. It's literally a couple of minutes from the city and Utah State, so it's a quick escape without any hassle. Feed the ducks, fish, throw the ball around,...More

1  Thank Tony A
Reviewed 3 April 2017

There are numerous hiking trails, as well as places to camp, fish, climb ect. This canyon has many things to do and see. Its a beautiful drive with lots of places to stop and take pictures.

2  Thank USAExpat555
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Come to see the ducks, do some canoeing or kayaking. There's a paillion, some picnic tables, shade trees, volleyball spot. Great for a summer picnic.

Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Clean, lots of room to throw Frisbee, Next to water refreshing stop, It is a nice place to take a break from the normal.

Thank Milo O
Reviewed 1 November 2016

i loved it my friends and i were happy i also loved the ducks as well as the ducklings and that i wanted to see the dam so pretty

Thank Sophia S
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Shauna S
30 March 2015|
Response from Glenda M | Reviewed this property |
The documentation at the Logan Utah Parks and Trails website says restrooms are open May-September; there's no indication if the whole area is closed at off-times. There is no electricity in the park. It can be reserved... More