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Lipan Point

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Address: East Rim Drive, a few miles west of Desert View, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
Phone Number: 520-638-7888
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Epic lookout!

This look out is pretty epic! Each of the look out was unique on its own but something about this one is easily my favorite. It's just extra majestic in terms of view compare to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This look out is pretty epic! Each of the look out was unique on its own but something about this one is easily my favorite. It's just extra majestic in terms of view compare to others.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As we drov across the desert view drive we stopped off at Lipan Point. The views were fantastic, even though we had just had some rain. We seem to leave the rain as the turnoff, so whilst there was clouds hanging around it didn't stop us taking photos.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the way to or from the East Gate, Lipan provides an overlook that gives a clear view of the river. No bus service so see it on way in or out

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Goa, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of its kind of point, there is parking near by. Its not that crowded and has lot of information to read as well.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard that Lipan Point was not so congested as the nearby Desert View, so we checked it out. Little traffic and a big canyon all for us. Recommend this to get some great river views and see, interestingly, the Colorado river almost beginning the Grand Canyon.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A point with its own beauty. I sat here for a while with my husband just admiring the beauty of the canyons.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another place to stop along the South Rim. Great views from viewing point, with car park and information provided.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The South Rim has several view points that can be accessed via shuttle bus on Hermit Road and the Rim Trail. Some are along Desert View Drive and you need a car to access them. Lipan Point is along Desert View Drive so you need a vehicle. All the view points deliver great views but where Lipan Point stands out... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We toured the Watchtower, and then hit the following spots on our way back west on the Desert View Drive: Navajo Point, Lipan Point, Tusayan Ruin and Museum, Moran Point, and Grandview Point. To me, Lipan Point is very similar to Navajo Point, so I recommend selecting one or the other unless your time is unlimited. At some point, my... More 

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Christmas Island, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We came here around 6pm, found a comfortable spot and sat here until the sun disappeared behind the horizon. The colors were amazing and it was not too crowded!

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