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Lipan Point

East Rim Drive, a few miles west of Desert View, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
+1 520-638-7888
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“desert view” (18 reviews)
East Rim Drive, a few miles west of Desert View, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
+1 520-638-7888
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We started on the north rim and hiked through the canyon and this was by far my favorite view. You can see more of the canyon from one spot than anywhere else including the Colorado River at the bottom of the canyon.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lipan Point is one of our all time favorite places for sunrise viewing of the Grand Canyon South Rim along with Navajo Point. There has been a different vista each time, in all types of weather..sun, rain, snow. Never get tired of it, we plan...More

Thank Deb T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To the direction of the Desert View Watchtower you can get only by private car(Grandview point - to Desert View). Public bus Orange Line operates only to the Yaki Point. Get some warm clothes, water and snack and enjoy the sunset. It's 20 miles from...More

Thank JuliaReitor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic place on the Desert View Road. We decided to visit on our way from the Park to Lake Powell.

Thank MikeLeicester
Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a view, great views to the Canyon. Located at the Desert View Dirive. Not so crowded than Mather Point.

Thank mmikko
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Went here because closest to north rim, so it is a bird migration point. Didn't see a bird but best view of the day, desert tower second and Mather Point was third.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This particular point allows for great PANO pics. There are railings here to good if you have younger children too.

Thank islandsrme
Reviewed 26 April 2017

You have to stop at all points on the south rim to get the full effect of the GC and Lipan Point is just one of many must see stops.

Thank GeneG547
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful views here. We stop here every time! You can't beat the beauty if the Grand Canyon from this vantage point!

Thank YearoftheRabbit
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Do not miss this viewpoint on your South Rim tour. Staggering. Look down, and you see the bones of the Earth, and hear the voices of the Ancients.

Thank Elspode
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Trevor M
how long would it take to drive to lipan point from bright angel lodge ?
16 March 2017|
Response from CrankyOldGuy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I cannot answer this question. Not sure where these points are for certain.
Do you have to pay to visit this attraction, or is it free?
19 February 2016|
Response from Richardd F | Reviewed this property |