Gaze Hundreds Of Miles Into The Grand Canyon At The Desert View Watchtower In Arizona

Have you ever wondered where the very best views of the Grand Canyon can be found? The answer is the Desert View Watchtower. This historic, seven-story structure lets you gaze over 100 miles into the canyon on clear days! Here’s everything you need to know.

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Please note: the tower itself is currently closed, but the trail at its base and the retail shop are open. Visit the National Park Service website for updates.

Have you ever climbed to the top of the Desert View Watchtower? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! Tell us in the comments section below. Check out our previous article to learn more about Desert View Drive.

Address: Desert View Watchtower, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023, USA