This first lookout along the West Rim Drive provides sightseers with a view of Bright Angel Trail , one of the most popular ... More
This first lookout along the West Rim Drive provides sightseers with a view of Bright Angel Trail , one of the most popular trails descending into the canyon. From this vantage point one can glimpse the famous mule trains, or watch adventurous hikers making their trek to and from the canyon floor. To the south, the San Francisco Peaks loom in the distance, some 60 miles away.
The Grand Canyon draws more than 10 million visitors a year. As one of the seven natural wonders of the
world, this amazing landscape awes and inspires. A mile in depth and more than 250 miles long, the Colorado ...
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 ...
Located at Yavapai Point, the observation station houses a museum. It is encased in glass, affording a great view of
the suspension bridge crossing the Colorado River. Geological exhibits showing the creation of the Grand Canyon are on display; ...