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2 1/2 Miles North Of Park Entrance, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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There are so many spots to stop and look at the canyon. This had to be one of the top spots. It is no wonder it is so close to the shuttle hub. But with it being so close to the shuttle hub you better...More

Thank Mfoss31
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great views, but very crowded. You are best to park down the street a bit or take a quick drive and see some the same views without all of the crowds

Thank CT2323
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The view was amazing! A little crowded but more than enough room for everyone to get a good view. Everyone there was super friendly and helped take pictures!

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

this is what is shown in films . mather point is not attractive for indians since they have lots in india . it is one time activity great hype

Thank NeelamIndia
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see magnificent views of one-quarter of the entire Canyon from this Point with vivid colors and the different layers of geological strata formed through millions of years, the exposed layers of colorful rocks date back to Precambrian times. The Colorado River is 5,000...More

Thank millie104
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are many vista points at the South Rim but this one stands out to me with lots of “wow” factor! We have been there on previous visits and sought it out again when we went to the Main Visitor Center on the shuttle last...More

Thank SusanVM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got up early and went to Mather point to watch the sunrise. It was quite crowded so get here early. But it was certainly worth it!

Thank SongBird1278
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mather Point offers a great view of the Grand Canyon and its vast viewing of the layers of rock and the depths of the canyon. You can go to the rail and take pictures. There were people climbing over the rail and climbing on the...More

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was 111 degrees when we visited. The scenery as you can imagine was breathtaking. Please keep to the walking areas designated though. Some people climbed over railings to stand on the edge which looked very dangerous as edge very crumbly.

Thank Jane23121958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, what can you say. Its truly amazing. Too crowded, so you should walk little bit further is you want some privacy there.

Thank Juha K
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Kelly M
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Amogh N | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking at the grand canyon visitor center already and it is free. Have you checked that already?
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Suzi S
January 29, 2018|
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Response from Motivator535 | Reviewed this property |
Suzi, that all depends on what you want out of your experience. My parents would drive by the sign to say they had been to a place but never truly experienced it, and there are a small handful of vistas to help you see the... More
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Paullyg13
July 13, 2017|
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Response from csarchibald | Reviewed this property |
You have a couple of options. If you are just driving through East to West, it would be best to come in through Cameron (off Hwy 89) there are several view points (and I consider some of these to be some of the best). When... More
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