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Address: Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Scenic and level walking trail, which is easy enough to bring the kids.

Scenic and level walking trail, which is easy enough to bring the kids.

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After seeing someone get rescued after going over the side on the Bright Angel Trail, I kept to the rim trail. It's an easy walk, and paved, which made me feel better about not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Pennymac02
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

After seeing someone get rescued after going over the side on the Bright Angel Trail, I kept to the rim trail. It's an easy walk, and paved, which made me feel better about not losing my footing, lol. Beautiful views!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Grand Canyon was amazing! We were awestruck of it's enormity. Beautiful scenery and the temperatures were fabulous. If you haven't seen it in would recommend it to everyone.

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Riverside, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 369 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rim trail is plenty long to get a great view of almost the entire spectrum of possible vistas from the south side. If you're a picture hound, you'll spend many hours just walking this trail and probably be satisfied without trekking into the abyss.

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Weatherford, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't feel like you have to make the grueling trek to the bottom of the 5,000 foot canyon to have a great hiking experience. Take the Rim Trail along the South Rim for spectacular views. Watch angles and light change as you walk at your own pace. Highly recommend.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The views are amazing, wear comfortable shoes if you want to walk out on the rocks. Crowds can be a problem, be patient.

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Thank Steele331
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just incredible!! Every direction you see another amazing view and colour and rock formation. We saw lots of squirrels along the trail but you are advised not to feed the wildlife. We went the entire South Rim using the bus shuttle service which gives you information about each stopping point and what views you can see as well as the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to Grand Canyon and we enjoyed it tremendously. Yes, there are a lot of people which can distract from the experience but it is easy to see why when you get near the edge and see the views. For those not looking for vigorous exercise the Rim Trail is an excellent alternative as it is paved for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rim trail can be accessed at Mather Point as a nice starting point. From there it is 2 miles to the village. You can get on and off shuttles along this trail if you get tired. The entire trail is 10 miles or so. See the photo attached.

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Horseheads, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rim trail follows the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. It connects the visitor center with the Village area and then continues many miles all the way to Hermit's Rest. All along the way there are shuttle stops at the view points, so you can hike as much as you want the then jump on an air conditioned shuttle... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All paved, plenty of shade and a nice breeze. Be sure to bring your water bottle to fill up with fresh spring water at the visitors center.

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