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First Dam/Canyon Entrance Park

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Nice - quiet - relaxing

Water is so clear that you can see the fish swimming near the bridge. Great place to have a picnic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
tanndance
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Las Vegas
Nice little park

Just on the outskirts of Logan at the entrance to Logan Canyon. Nice lake, grassy area nice to... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Woodpecker48
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Walnut Creek, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Strong Winds early in the morning. Park here to take tunnel under road to climb to either High Line Trail along Canyon, 4m loop back by Riverside Trail/ or continue straight for the Bonneville trail to Green Canyon. Nice water way views in park.

Thank nyob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Water is so clear that you can see the fish swimming near the bridge. Great place to have a picnic and spend an afternoon relaxing.

Thank tanndance
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Just on the outskirts of Logan at the entrance to Logan Canyon. Nice lake, grassy area nice to bring a blanket or chair to have a picnic or just relax and enjoy the scenery. Lots of ducks and geese not to feed.

Thank Woodpecker48
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Engl219. J.O Engl219.M.S. From the moment I walked onto the trail, I loved the scenery. Birds were chirping and water was flowing. The green landscape combined with the vibrant colors of the river made it feel welcoming. There was a nice breeze that was just...More

Thank Jordyn O
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 3 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

1  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
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Shauna S
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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
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