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Like hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon

Several years ago, when I visited Grand Canyon National Park for the first time, I attempted to... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
Hat Shop Trail is a shortened version of the Under the Rim Trail

About 2 miles into the Under the Rim Trail you arrive at the Hat Shop, a beautiful group of... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
Robert S
Westbury, New York
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Bryce Canyon National Park, UT
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Several years ago, when I visited Grand Canyon National Park for the first time, I attempted to hike to the bottom of the canyon from the South Rim. Foolish me. I got about a 1/4 of the way down when a stark realization came to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed June 4, 2018

About 2 miles into the Under the Rim Trail you arrive at the Hat Shop, a beautiful group of balanced rock hoodoos. It is well worthwhile and a great way to get down into the canyon.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2017

This trail takes you down into the canyon at Bryce. You need to be relatively fit as the descent and ascent is about 1000ft and it can be quite hot down there in the Summer, so take lots of water. You get some fabulous scenery...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Took Rainbow Point bus tour and Bryce Shuttle to accommodate this 30+ mile (including loop around Yovimpa/ Riggs) one way hike. A well designed trail that is deteriorating due to minimal Park Service maintenance in wake of recent fire and some creek blowouts. Only 1...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

We walked the portion of this trail from Bryce Point to the "hat shop", a cluster of interesting hoodoos. The hike took a total of about 3-1/2 hours at an easy pace. One of the nicest things about this trail was that we felt we...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

We did this hike in early April after a recent snowfall. Parts of the trail system still had a good amount of snow on them but this trail was exposed enough that most of the snow was gone. We were looking to get away from...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

We did this walk and saw some fab sights. The hat shop trail is the final leg of the under the rim trail. After peekaboo loop you go right to hat shop - you pass lots of pines and furs with a number of switchbacks....More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank SharonW1825
Reviewed February 9, 2016

We did this in 2010 - it took about three hours and it was a beautiful walk, which any hiker with a minimal experience could do

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank Robur1904
Reviewed January 27, 2016

One of the most beautiful hiking spots in the region. The towering hoodoos are spectacular. The little critters are a little too used to having company so watch out for the beggers. Make sure you don't get caught in a gully washer too.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank MankatoJim
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Bryce Canyon National Park is absolutely amazing! We enjoyed our visit here even more than our visit to the Grand Canyon! There are lots of trails . .. something for everyone. If you are near the area, it is worth a day's visit. We drove...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank B4Ugocitall
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