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Shoshone Point, Grand Canyon National Park

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Go for a short, 1.6 km (1 mi) long walk to reach a promontory offering views of more than 180 degrees over the Grand Canyon at Shoshone Point. The point offers basic facilities, including picnic tables and fire grills, but bear in mind that using them requires permission from the National Park Service. After a pleasant 20-minute stroll on a flat, car-free dirt road, then through open ponderosa pine woodland, you'll reach the rim of the cliff, where you can enjoy the scenic views. If you pay attention and keep quiet, you can see majestic elk walking past you. Use our Grand Canyon National Park holiday planner to arrange your visit to Shoshone Point and other attractions in Grand Canyon National Park.
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  • Congratulations! The fact that you clicked on Shoshone Point means that you know something most of the millions of visitors to Grand Canyon don't know. Sitting out at Shoshone Point essentially in sol...  more »
  • A 2 mile flat hike which ends at this place , which has stunning 360 degree views of the canyon. Deserted and peaceful but PLEASE be mindful if your taking kids, this can be very dangerous, if your mi...  more »
  • The Shoshone Point is one of the most beautiful places at the Grand Canyon. A little stash a few minutes walk, and they are suddenly alone before the Canyon.
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