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Bright Angel Trail

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Bright Angel Trail

2,292 Reviews
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McBubby wrote a review Aug 2
Reno, Nevada115 contributions24 helpful votes
I rate the hike a '4' and July a '1'. You are fair warned not to take this hike in hot weather, no matter your experience. It is not recommended that you attempt the full hike in a single day unless you are a strong/experienced hiker. With that said, we completed the trek in
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Date of experience: July 2020
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benl wrote a review Jul 2020
annapolis132 contributions69 helpful votes
This is the trail where people head out for the four days of serious hiking and camping into the canyon, and even rock climbing. But I just found that if you want to go in a 1/4 mile or a mile, it's OK and well worth it. After several trips to the Grand Canyon over the years I
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Kathy H wrote a review Jun 2020
Irvine, California1,205 contributions59 helpful votes
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Been there, done it, got it checked off the bucket list, will probably not do it again. Start early. We went all the way to the 3 mile rest house and it really killed my knees on the way down. The views were good but a lot of them were pretty much the same, just different
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Rich9934 wrote a review Jun 2020
Midlothian, Texas3 contributions
Great trail for beginners like me and my Family. Just don’t over do it so you enjoy yourself on the hike. We chose to hike for 30 minutes and then turn back. Take plenty of water and a snack.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Michael C wrote a review Jun 2020
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We made it almost to the 3-mile rest house before we turned around. Hiked with 3 children aged 8, 11, and 12. We left at 6am before it got too hot. We hiked leisurely and made it back up to the rim mid-morning. Obviously the hike back up is more strenuous than the way down.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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