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Mather Point, Grand Canyon

Mather Point - Grand Canyon, Arizona
Mather Point
South Entrance Road, Grand Canyon, AZ 86023Map
2 1/2 miles north of park entrance, South Rim
+1 888 467 2757

Each year millions of visitors to the Grand Canyon get their first spectacular, panoramic view of the natural wonder from the lookout at Mather Point. At an elevation of 7,120 feet, this viewpoint overlooks Pipe Creek Canyon and the Inner Gorge of the Colorado River. From this point sightseers can hike the South Rim Trail, which leads west to Yavapai Point. The Canyon View Information Plaza, open daily, is located at Mather Point. Restrooms, bookstore, pay phones and shuttle bus stops are close by.

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  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Photo Spots / Photography
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