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Grand Canyon National Park Sights

Roosevelt Point

  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

Updated 04/25/2014

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Named after the president who gave the Grand Canyon its national monument status in 1908 (it was upgraded to national park status in 1919), Roosevelt Point is the best place to see the confluence of the Little Colorado River and the Grand Canyon. The cliffs above the Colorado River south of the junction are known as the Palisades of the Desert. A short woodland loop trail leads to this eastern viewpoint.

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Cape Royal Rd., 18 miles east of Grand Canyon Lodge, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 86052, United States

Updated 04/25/2014


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