Bright Angel Lodge
Commissioned by the Fred Harvey Company, designed by Mary Colter, and completed in 1935, the log-and-stone Bright Angel Lodge offered...
In 1905 Ellsworth and Emery Kolb built a small photography studio on the edge of the rim, which has since been expanded and now holds a...
Bright Angel Trail
The most popular of the corridor trails is the beautiful Bright Angel Trail. The steep and scenic 8-mile descent to the Colorado River...
Bright Angel Lounge
The dark, windowless bar inside Bright Angel Lodge doesn't offer much character, but it's a cozy and friendly spot for a beer and...
Antler chandeliers hang from the ceiling and picture windows overlook the Rim Trail and canyon beyond. Try to get on the waitlist when...
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Lookout Studio information
Like Mary Colter's other canyon buildings, Lookout Studio was modeled after stone dwellings of the Southwest Pueblo Native Americans. Made of rough-cut Kaibab limestone, with a roof that mirrors the lines of the rim, the studio blends into its natural surroundings. Inside is a small souvenir shop and a tiny back porch that offers coin-operated telescopes and spectacular canyon views.