The Longest Scenic Drive In Arizona's Grand Canyon National Park Leads To 7 Breathtaking Lookout Points
By Katie Lawrence|Published April 27, 2021
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
Hiking is, without a doubt, the most popular activity at the Grand Canyon, but there’s a scenic drive that belongs on every Arizonan’s bucket list. The longest scenic route in the park, Desert View Drive is 22 miles long and showcases sweeping panoramic views of the canyon unlike anything you’ve ever seen.