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Bright Angel Point, Grand Canyon National Park
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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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  • After our visit to the Grand Canyon West Rim we proceeded to the Grand Canyon South Rim in Arizona. We were welcomed by lots of snow, accumulated from a recent snowstorm. The Grand Canyon South Rim is...  more »
  • If you can get here before the coach trips arrive, or after they have left, this is quite a nice view point, but during the day it is packed with people who have got little time at the rim and want to...  more »
  • Took some great photos of mule deer and big horn sheep at this spot. It was late in the day when the big horn sheep showed up. Not very busy on a Monday.