North Rim in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Grand Canyon Lodge, 1928-1932
Grand Canyon National Park
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• Flat roof construction in the California architectural style
• Third floor observation tower
• Second floor women’s dormitory
• Locally quarried Kaibab limestone
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 36° 11.919′ N, 112° 3.141′ W. Marker is in North Rim, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker can be reached from Grand Canyon Highway (Arizona Route 67) 43 miles south of U.S. 89A, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Rim AZ 86052, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand Canyon Lodge, A Legacy Rebuilt (here, next to this marker); From Canvas to Castles (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Grand Canyon Lodge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Summer Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Early Explorer (approx. 10.3 miles away); Colonel Claude Hale Birdseye (approx. 10.3 miles away); Orphan Mine (approx. 10.3 miles away); Verkamp's Curios (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Rim.
Regarding Grand Canyon Lodge, 1928-1932. National Register of Historic Places #82001721. Grand Canyon Lodge was declared a National Historic Landmark on May 28, 1987.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Grand Canyon Lodge
Also see . . . Grand Canyon Lodge (Wikipedia). The new hotel complex on the North Rim was built in 1927–28 by the Utah Parks Company, a subsidiary of the Union Pacific Railroad. The original lodge was a shallow U-shaped structure featured the central south-facing Sun Room with large windows (Submitted on December 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 36 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 28, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.