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Address: Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Activities: Hiking, Camping
Description: Acrophobes may want to avoid this overlook, on the remote part of the...
Acrophobes may want to avoid this overlook, on the remote part of the North Rim, which provides awesome Canyon views from sheer cliffs nearly 3,000 feet high above the Colorado River.
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Always a Neat spot !

Went camping the end of June, figured out why it only took us 4 days to get our back country pass back, it was extremely hot ! 105 during the day cooled off to mid seventies at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
john m
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Las Vegas, Nevada

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Tucson
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79 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Going to Toroweap in a Toyota Highlander is not recommended! We made it, but I was traumatized the entire last part of the trip. You drive over boulders. There's no other way to put it. My husband had been before and he kept saying "no problem," but trust me, you want 4-wheeled drive and high clearance. The road into the... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Went camping the end of June, figured out why it only took us 4 days to get our back country pass back, it was extremely hot ! 105 during the day cooled off to mid seventies at night. Be advised to camp at one of these nine spots you will need a permit now, also there are no more fires... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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85 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Toroweap Point is worth the drive of 60+ miles on gravel (if it is dry) and mud if it rains. We enjoyed sunny blue skies on the way in, camped two nights and drove on mud, mud and more mud on the way out. You most definitely want a vehicle with four wheel drive in case it rains. You can... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Forget all the negative reviews and go for it - IF YOU CAN SPEND AT LEAST A FEW HOURS WITHOUT TALKING AND JUST LOOKING !!!!!!!!!!!!!! No problem coming in with a car but you will have to walk the last 2-3 miles. I strongly suggest taking route 109 (Mt Turnbull Rd) between Fredonia and Colorado City. If weather has been... More 

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Bernardsville, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Dreamland Safari Tours out of Kanab, UT do a great job! Went out to Toroweap with them a few days ago and they deliver on everything they commit to. Great dinner and breakfast and very knowledgable of Toroweap and the southwest overall.Highly recommended! Cheers to Will, Don, and Meghann

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Santa Fe, NM
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53 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This location is advertised as one of the most isolated and remote locations. Tell that to the dozens of vehicles I saw going up and down Mt Turnbull road...kicking up clouds of dust in the process. There is even a chemical toilet at the overlook! I have seen better views at the south rim and the north rim. Be warned... More 

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Spring Grove, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

everything about it was outstanding when, twice a week apart, once with son and once with travel companion, did a day-trip from Mesquite, NV to Kanab, UT using mostly dirt road (from fairly good to 4-wheel only) with a glorious stop at Toroweap each time where one can look STRAIGHT-DOWN to see the rafters going down the Colorado - way-way--below... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We just got back from a day trip to the overlook and it is truly a spectacular view. Scary to be so close to the edge but worth belly crawling to the edge if you need to in order to see the canyon from this perspective. I laughed when I read the review chastising those that are concerned about the... More 

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Nacogdoches, Texas
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59 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Toroweap is the most isolated and hardest spot to get to on the Grand Canyon. It is a three hour drive from Fredonia, AZ with no services. There is a bad dirt trail 61 miles to get there. There is a wonderful overlook there with a narrow george for the canyon and a drop of 3000 feet to the Colorado... More 

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Hawaii
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Toroweap Overlook in the Tuweep District of Grand Canyon National Park is not the same as Toroweap Point. Reviews for Toroweap Overlook are listed under Toroweap Point. The point is located on the plateau above and to the north of the overlook. The overlook is located directly above the Colorado River. That being said, Toroweap Overlook is a 5 star... More 

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Address: Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Grand Canyon National Park

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