Desert View Watchtower | Arizona Photo Spot

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Desert View Watchtower-Photo by  Hannes Flo
Desert View Watchtower-Photo by Hannes Flo

Desert View Watchtower, perched on the edge of the Grand Canyon, is a unique and inspiring photography location. This 70-foot-tall stone tower, designed by architect Mary Colter and completed in 1932, blends seamlessly with its natural surroundings. The watchtower offers an unparalleled vantage point for capturing stunning views of the Grand Canyon, Colorado River, and the Painted Desert. The watchtower’s interior features Native American-inspired murals by Hopi artist Fred Kabotie, providing a fascinating glimpse into the region’s rich cultural history. For photographers seeking to capture the majestic beauty of the Grand Canyon and its surrounding landscape, Desert View Watchtower is a must-visit destination.

(Grand Canyon Village, Arizona, USA)