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Moran Point, Grand Canyon National Park

(4.9/5 based on 40 reviews on the web)
Pull up your car in one of the ample parking spots and head to Moran Point for panoramic views of the Grand Canyon. The 2,182 m (7,160 ft) high lookout point features prominent views of the Colorado River--giving you a sense of the canyon's immense scale--and provides clear views of three of the main rock groups that make up the canyon. You'll find restrooms by the parking lot. Our Grand Canyon National Park vacation trip planner makes visiting Moran Point and other Grand Canyon National Park attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • The 'Father' of the Grand Canyon - it was Thomas Moran's original colour paintings that helped make the Grand Canyon a National Park. The 'live' views as opposed to paintings did not disappoint. The f...  more »
  • Drove in from the east stopping at every view point, every one has good parking and spectacular views. 
  • All the stops have different and fantastic views, giving you a different perspective each time. This was a visit after snow so the views ere very different than the summer. 
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  • The views! An often skipped point so you can feel a little more private than say Mather Point or Desert View Tower.
  • The Grand Canyon cannot be truly experienced in pictures...it is a must be there type of thing.
  • The view here is a must see! Awesome photo opportunity and an unbelievable view of the canyon.
  • Wonderful views. Clean and well maintained. Has a shuttle bus service.
  • Awesome view.. Nothing more to say