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Terrific views of the canyon from Yaki Point. It is totally different than most of the other... read more

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Spuddler
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Charlottetown, Canada
One of our favorite viewpoints

This is the one lookout point that even during the winter time you are not allowed to drive to... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2018
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Camarillo, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific views of the canyon from Yaki Point. It is totally different than most of the other viewpoints too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Spuddler
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

This is the one lookout point that even during the winter time you are not allowed to drive to. There is a small parking lot where you can leave your car and walk to the end of Yaki Point. This is a very nice walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

What an experiance! Breathtaking, amazing view. We went by shuttle bus. Be prepared for a bit dangerous place, I dont reccomend taking small kids here, it is steeply. But for sure, worth seeing.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

We read on a travel blog to get up early to watch the sun come up over the Grand Canyon at Yaki Point. WORTH IT!!!! We drove into the park after dark, so didn't get to see the canyon on our way in. Work up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank proverbs321
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is the point where you can access the mule trail to phantom ranch. A great but challenging hike. You can also hike the rim between another point fairly close. Great views, great trails, and several mom elk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lmarietaylor
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Took the orange bus from the info center. I turned to the right (East?) and took about a mile + walk along the rim. I found fairly soon I was alone, so quiet, a slightly cloudy day, incredible to watch the scattered rain and clouds...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Overlooks along the Grand Canyon's East Rim Drive are much less visited than those on the west with the exception of Yaki Point, at the end of a 1.5-mile side road that starts two miles east of U.S. 180 road junction, near the entrance to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed October 9, 2018

This was our first stop on the Motorcoach Tour....great for photos and at the time, buses were only allowed in so there were no large crowds.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The Yaki Point is on the Orange shuttle bus line. It is a breathtaking view point. If you have the time and stamina try the bird sighting option

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tvler8
Reviewed August 20, 2018

It might have been the late stop and great lighting but this was my favorite stop. The canyon goes for miles and my family and I stopped every chance in our car, but you are not able to access this point by car so we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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kallapanp
January 18, 2018|
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How long dose it take if I get yaki point via shuttle bus? I have only 3hours inside GC national park, is it possible to go to yaki point and back to center within 3hours?
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apachebeaver
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Yaki Point is along Desert View Drive, and is the eastern-most stop made by the orange shuttle line. It is not open to individual cars. I think taking the shuttle is easiest, though you could also use the park's taxi... More
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