By the afternoon, this place was getting kinda crowded, but well worth the stop. Great photo opportunity.
About Point Imperial Drive
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Point Imperial is a 3 mile side trip off of the Cape Royal Drive on the North Rim. All of the viewpoints on the drive to Cape Royal are worth a visit. I thought Point Imperial was the best viewpoint second to Cape Royal. Cape...More
The drive travels through densely forested areas with a couple of viewpoints that offer nice views of the canyon.
The Point Imperial Point drive is approx. 2.5 miles from the "Y" intersection off the Cape Ryal Scenic Drive! At Point Imperial you have wonder views to the east w/ the Vermillion Cliffs the the far distance! At 8800 feet elevation the temps in October...More
Delightful scenic drive with awesome view at Point Imperial. If you have come this far you need to make this part of your North Rim Experience!
This is a beautiful drive with views of pine forests and aspen stands, which leads to Point Imperial. At an altitude of 8803 ft, this is the highest point in Grand Canyon NP. It's also a relatively quiet place with few other visitors. The views...More
North rim view points are amazing and easy to do even if you don't hike the overlooks are amazing within steps of your car.
As stated, this is the highest point of the Grand Canyon (including both rims) at approximately 8,800 feet above see level. From this height you're rewarded with a commanding view of the canyon itself, with the San Francisco mountains visible beyond the South Rim, and...More