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Amazing view of the Colorado river

This place was recommended to us by a couple we met on a previous road trip. It was a challenging... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
TourerSussex
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
Magnificent Overlook!! Majestic Stunning Scenery!!!

Toroweap Overlook is, in my opinion, one of the most amazing places on earth!! I have run the... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Shaked007
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Hod Hasharon, Israel
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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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Reviewed October 31, 2018

This place was recommended to us by a couple we met on a previous road trip. It was a challenging but worthwhile 60 mile drive down a dirt road. The last 3 miles were very slow, driving over rocks, through water and ruts. The view...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Toroweap Overlook is, in my opinion, one of the most amazing places on earth!! I have run the Colorado river through the Grand Canyon close to 30 times. I have hiked dozens of side canyons, and visited the South and North Rims of "The Ditch".......However,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This has been on our bucket list for a long time. We took our jeep wrangler with us on our vacation and drove the 61 mile Sunshine Route to the overlook. At 3,000 vertical feet above the Colorado River it was a very impressive view...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rita J
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

The most amazing day out. Big open country leading to the most stunning view of the Grand Canyon with the River winding through. Ron our guide was superb lots of interesting stories and info on the area plus a very good lunch. Forget the helicopters...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vickycnewman
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I hire a guide from Dreamland Safari Tour, as the road to go there is 61 miles of unpaved rough road and the last miles mostly on rock. So it is very hard to drive over there. Very remote area. But the overlook very stunning....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paresh R
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Preparation and abundant ground clearance vehicle required. The last 3 miles are no joke, either you have the right vehicle or you are hiking in and out. Start early with a full tank of gas from St George as over 140 miles r/t of gravel...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! The best kept secret in the USA ! Stunning beauty, heart pounding & no one there! Can't wait To bring my kids there! You definitely need a vehicle with high clearance.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Karen B
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Toroweap Point is absolutely breathtaking! The views are gorgeous. The Grand Canyon majesty not be missed. Be sure to pack lots of water. This is a very remote area and requires good driving skills and make sure you have enough food if you have to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BalajiArunagiry
Reviewed May 12, 2017

It's 61 miles on county road #109 to the Toroweep Overlook. Start your trip with a stop at the U.S. Forest Service office in Fredonia to learn about the condition of the road and the days weather forecast. We found the road to the ranger...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Davis K
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Toroweap has been on my must see list. I booked a tour with Dreamland Safari Tours as my compact rental car wouldn't make the drive. The view is amazing. So glad I was able to experience this!

Date of experience: April 2017
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March 25, 2017|
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Response from AzChupacabra | Reviewed this property |
Closest town is Fredonia, AZ. Not sure about hiring a 4x4 from this location though - it's a very small town. Next town past that is Kanab, UT. Might have better luck there. Your other option is to rent a Razor and drive... More
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agirlinfin2004
Why is Skywalk #4? (4 Replies)
Looking at Tripadvisor list of "top GCNP attractions" 1 Grand Canyon 2 Grand Canyon North Rim 3 Bright Angel Trail 4 Skywalk 5 Grand Canyon South Rim 6 South Kaibab Trail 7 Havasu Canyon 8 Toroweap Point 9 Maricopa Point 10 Tusayan Ruins and Museum I was looking at the Skywalk reviews and none of them are above a 3, yet the South RIm is listed at #5 and has a ton of 5 star reviews. Am I missing something here?
April 12, 2007|
Response fromRedRox|
Good question. Actually #5 is the same as #1.
slaceb
Belgium
Toroweap point (2 Replies)
I'm kind of bewitched just looking at pictures of Toroweap Point. We're staying at the Lodge on the North Rim in June and I'm thinking about going to this desolate spot. How long would it take us by car (a SUV) to reach it? The best route seems to be via Fredonia. If possible, after visiting Toroweap Point, I'd like to reach St-George on the same day. Will it stay a dream or can it become reality?
April 12, 2006|
Response frombrettyb|
Toroweap/Tuweep is a spectacular sight. See my post in another thread: tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g143057-i1449-k579… Doing it as a daytrip starting at the North Rim and ending in St. George would be a looong day. But it is possible. Toroweap is best enjoyed as a overnighter.