Angel's Window -- N Rim Grand Canyon, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 36° 07.334 W 111° 56.964
12S E 414563 N 3997923
Quick Description: The Angel's Window cannot be reached by trail, and must be viewed from Canyon Overlooks, such as the Cape Royal overlook. The Cape Royal trail will take you on top of the arch, but it's hard to see beneath you.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 8/25/2014 8:24:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMMBAV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
The waymark coordinates are for the Cape Royal Overlook, which offers the closest view of the Angel's window.

From the National Park Service website: (visit link)

"Cape Royal Trail
0.6 mi. / 1.0 km round-trip; 30 minutes approximate round-trip hiking time. An easy walk on a flat, paved trail providing views of the canyon, Angels Window, and the Colorado River. Markers along the trail interpret the area's natural history. Trail begins at the southeast side of the Cape Royal parking area."
Photo of the Arch by itself?: yes

Type of Arch: Water Eroded

Type of Material:
sandstone strata in limestone

Visit Instructions:
You must post a picture of you with a GPSr or Geocaching/Waymarking attire/equipment and the subject arch in the background.
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