Desert View Watchtower, Grand Canyon

My nephew James and his wife Heather went on vacation in June. This is the 5th post from their vacation photos. Thank you James!

One of the most iconic structures along the South Rim, the Watchtower can be seen from miles away. The view from the Desert View Watchtower provides a unique perspective of the eastern side of Grand Canyon.



The Desert View Watchtower is an unusual stone tower designed in 1932 by architect Mary Colter, in the style of Ancestral Puebloan towers.


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