Take the paved path up to Pipe Creek Vista for dramatic views of the surrounding landscape at an elevation of 2,182 m (7,160 ft). The relatively easy and pleasant ramble along the rim takes about 30 minutes, and the sights from the top are well worth the effort. Unimpeded views of Brahma Temple, O'Neill Butte, and Pipe Creek make for excellent photographs. From there, more active visitors can continue farther along the Rim Trail to the South Kaibab trailhead. Alternatively, just soak it all in before catching the next shuttle bus back to the visitor center. See Pipe Creek Vista and all Grand Canyon National Park has to offer by arranging your trip with our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planner.
Pipe Creek Vista reviews
Nice but not as spectacular as some of the other observation points as this is a section where the rim indents rather than projects into the canyon. more »
This was our first stop and was maybe my favorite. The first time you see the canyon is a special moment. Even more so when you see the wide eyes of a 10 year old as his jaw drops in awe. He... more »
Just amazing. This place is just breathtaking. So glad that I was able to experience this with my wife and daughters.
Beautiful place to go. Small parking area. Beautiful views of the cayon and skyline. Side walk. Also merged on to the main road.
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