Best Historic Lodges
Arizona is be better known for its desert resorts but the Grand Canyon State has some terrific American lodges:
El Tovar, Grand Canyon South Rim, 1905.*
Grand Canyon Lodge, North Rim, 1937.
Molly Butler Lodge, Greer, 1910.
Bright Angel Lodge, South Rim, 1935.*
Greer Lodge, Greer, 1949.
Honorable mention: Kaibab Lodge, 1927, and Jacob Lake Inn, 1923, both north of the Grand Canyon North Rim, and the 1926 Hannagan Meadow Lodge near Alpine.
*See National Historic Landmark report: bit.ly/2wa7xUi