The 13 Coolest Observation Decks in North America

The 13 Coolest Observation Decks in North America

Let’s face it; we love the feeling of being on top of the world, and North America just happens to be home to a slew of awesome observation decks. If you are looking to do something a little daring and more than ordinary on your next vacation, why not climb to the top and enjoy the view. From glass boxes 110 stories up, to glass floors looking across entire states, the choices are endless. From New York to Las Vegas to Toronto, explore the 12 best observation decks in North America.

13. Willis Tower (The Ledge) -Chicago, Illinois

Go up 110 stories above downtown Chicago to experience one of the most thrilling observation decks in the world. Four glass boxes make up ‘The Ledge’ located in the Willis Tower, formerly known as the Sears Tower. Over a million people visit these boxes annually, which protrude 4.3 feet out into the air. The Ledge has been home to many proposals and people can even get married in them. On a clear sunny day it is possible to see four different states over 50 miles. Not for the faint hearted, these glass boxes truly make it feel as you are standing in thin air. What better way to see the striking city of Chicago than from high above.

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