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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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Grand Canyon South Rim Air and Land Tour from Salt Lake City

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Rim Trail was amazing

Gorgeous views along the trail. The Rim Trail passes through may points of interest including the village, Verkam's visitor, Hi House, and the Kolb house.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Westwood, Massachusetts
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Westwood, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gorgeous views along the trail. The Rim Trail passes through may points of interest including the village, Verkam's visitor, Hi House, and the Kolb house.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The trail runs along the rim for several miles, and provides many great vistas. It's an excellent way to see the canyon from many different vantage points. The trail is mostly flat and paved, making it very easy and accessible.

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Golden Valley, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

To describe the rim trail in just a few words is impossible. Some parts are paved, some aren't. Some parts follow right along the rim, so go slightly in so your walking thru beautiful woods watching elk and catching some shade. The one thing I cannot express enough though is that I would NOT recommend taking small or uncontrollable kids!!!!... More 

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took the shuttle (after waiting in line for 45 minutes) all the way to the end, and then walked back. You basically have the Grand Canyon all to yourself! In three hours, except at the viewpoints (where you find all the people who are taking the shuttle to take a peep and a picture) we can't have seen more... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Let me tell you, you will not be disappointed. Majestic, awesome, master craftsman are some of the words I will use to describe the first time I saw this natural beauty. I looked in wonder as I view the different of the South rim of the Grand Canyon. My iPhone did not do the pictures I took justice. This amuse... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wound up covering quite a bit of the rim trail on my family's recent Grand Canyon adventure. You cannot go wrong walking it to experience its full amazing nature. It is a great way to get away from the crowds at the popular spots, as well. Explore it!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this was going to be lame because it was paved but it was awesome. We walked about 8 miles of the trail just enjoying the views. We stopped in the park headquarters to use the restrooms. We saw rabbits, lizards and elk and lots of AMAZING photo ops! We also saw a lot of amazing ding dongs who... More 

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Gold Coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Heaps of great views, plenty of places to take great photos, not terribly busy but it was ridiculously hot. Bring a lot of water with you.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the trail in 40 min. it's an easy trail...no problem for families...just take care at the rim. The view is amazing and you will see all the canyon without all the "normal" crowd...we really enjoyed!

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Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can take a short stroll on the paved walk or the more challenging hike out to hermits rest. If you get tired or run out of water you can jump on the shuttle at spots along the way.

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