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Bright Angel Point, Grand Canyon National Park

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots, Outdoor Activities
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5/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web
Towering above the Grand Canyon, is the national park's most popular viewpoint. You can get close to the viewpoint via car, but to be rewarded with its famous view, you'll need to hike the paved 0.4 km (0.25 mi) long trail along a ridge. At the end, you'll be able to see the vastness of the Grand Canyon, stretching so far below that even the Colorado River will be out of sight. Although the pathway is paved, it has a noticeable elevation change. Put Bright Angel Point into our Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Grand Canyon National Park.
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  • Glad I took my trekking pole to use on this sometimes steep hike. Go early morning before it gets too hot and crowded. Absolutely gorgeous views!! Mother Nature at her best! 
  • A hort, steep paved trail starting at the east end of the north Rim lodge grounds and leading out to a viewing platform at Bright angel point. The trail follows a narrow ridge with steep drop offs on ...  read more »
  • OK-so I AM old and am not real good with heights. I did it anyway! Just took my time, stopped frequently, drank lots of water, and kept my eyes on middle ground when going nears drop-offs. Well worth ...  read more »
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