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Yavapai point is a great place to view the canyon from. It also is the home to the yavapai geology museum where one can learn more about the canyon. It also has an indoor viewing area away from the elements for windy or rainy times....More
On a clear, moonless night in the summer months, drive to the parking lot area and look up into the dark sky to see hundreds of stars including the Milky Way! Take a camera capable of long exposure for taking amazing pictures. Just an awesome...More
Yavapai point has the good fortune to be perfectly located for amazing sunrises and sunsets. The colours are a joy to behold when compared to the washed out colours at the height of the day. If staying at the South Rim you should make the...More
You should put Yavapai Point on your list to visit. We did via the shuttle and well worth it. From where the shuttle let us off we could visit the geology museum which was well worth it. The view from the museum were beautiful as...More
With only a few hours we chose this location as a first stop. This allowed us to avoid the more crowded areas and get some great pics as well as walk the trails. A large female elk was resting in adjacent area next to the...More
On our first morning at the Canyon we were here just after sunrise, great views.
The museum was not open at that hour, there are toilets there which is handy, they were being cleaned at the time so we’re closed but the nice cleaner allowed...More
There is a Geological museum here but we did not visit. However you can still go inside to enjoy the view behind the safety of glass. There is also a scale model of the canyon and a shop.
Nice stop on a walk on the...More