Maricopa Point, Grand Canyon National Park

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  • This is a nice stop on the red route...there is a short walk to the point and a dramatic view of the canyon and the crescent formations and 'Temples'. It is worth the stop and walk. From there...  more »
  • Every view along the Hermits Rest Bus Route is worthy of your time. This was the first place we got off the bus and we were stunned at the beauty of the canyon. Once you are done here, you can take...  more »
  • This is a great place to be at sunset with fantastic colours on the gorge faces when looking east. We were very lucky with light rain falling at times, giving us rainbows coming out of the bottom of the gorge, at times. Note that once the sun goes down have a jacket handy as it gats cold. You can travel up to the point on the shuttle busses provided but make sure you know the time of the last shuttle as it would be a fairly long walk back in the dark especially on a moonless night.
  • Great place to watch sunset ... but bring a torch for the walk back: the sun goes down quickly.

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