Since 1905, the Babbitt Brothers Trading Company has been serving visitors to the Grand Canyon. It began in a tent and ... More
Tusayan General Store
Since 1905, the Babbitt Brothers Trading Company has been serving visitors to the Grand Canyon. It began in a tent and evolved into a series of general stores. Across from the IMAX Theater you'll find one such Babbitt enterprise in the guise of the Tusayan General Store. Included in the services provided at this location is photo processing, RV supplies, camping and backpacking equipment, and a Post Office.
Good stop after the long drive North from Scottsdale and Flagstaff. At this store, was able to stretch my legs and look at large selection of Grand Canyon souvenirs/post cards before entering Grand Canyon park just north. Also bought OJ & snacks to put in hotel mini refrig since I'd be staying overnight in a rim cabin. Restaurants were available near the lodges on the rim but not a mini mart place like this that I saw. Store also sold umbrellas and practical items you might need - sweatshirts, jackets.
South Rim's Grand Canyon Village is the hub of activity for canyon visitors. A variety of accommodations, from historical landmarks,
quaint cabins, modern facilities or camping and hookups for RVs, are available. Museums, gift shops, restaurants, mule rides, train ...
Hop up onto one of the barstools and you will be sitting on a saddle actually used to ride into
the canyon. Enjoy a cocktail, or settle in for a hearty breakfast, Western style lunch or sizzling steak dinner. ...
Nestled into the canyon's edge at Bright Angel Lodge , this facility blends into the landscape, as it provides panoramic
views and endless photo opportunities. Designed by architect Mary Colter, it opened around 1914, and was a place where ...