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The highlight of this viewpoint is a memorial to John Wesley Powell, one of the first white men to explore the Grand Canyon by way of the Colorado River. This is also a viewpoint where you can see down into the Grand Canyon. You can...More
Any view points on the South Rim makes for an awesome opportunity to take some great pictures and Powell Point is no different. Due to a lack of time, I wasn’t able to get much further than PP. The bus system in the Park is...More
Started our exploration of the south rim at the Maswick lodge and picked up the shuttle. We went to Powell point, walked to Hopi point and then shuttle to Mohave point.
The shuttle system are pretty regular.
The walk was easy on mostly paved paths...More
Powell is known for traversing the river, but you can't even see the river from here! There are awesome views from everywhere in the park, so even though you can't see the river, it's still worth a stop. Lovely monument to the original explorers that...More