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Cape Royal Trail

AZ State Route 67, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86022
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sunrise or sunset... or anything in between or outside

The best location at the grand canyon from the ones i've seen on either the north or the south rim... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
freudsigmund
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Alkmaar, Netherlands
At he end of the scenic road an easy hike

The drive to Cape Road winds you through the recovering ecosystem of a forest fire. At the parking... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
Deb T
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Phoenix, Arizona
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AZ State Route 67, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86022
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best location at the grand canyon from the ones i've seen on either the north or the south rim. And both during sunrise and sunset nothing short of spectacular.

Thank freudsigmund
Reviewed June 10, 2017

The drive to Cape Road winds you through the recovering ecosystem of a forest fire. At the parking lot take the trail to Angels Window , an arch with spectacular views of the canyon and river. The day we went there was plenty of shade...More

Thank Deb T
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Quiet here in May 2017. Not a lot of other visitors. Quiet walk along the rim. can see the river far below

Thank Jean L
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Cape Royal Trail provides simply the best views of the amazing Grand Canyon from the North Rim side. This is a must-do activity if you happen to visit the Grand Canyon North Rim. The trail parking lot requires a drive of around 45 minutes to...More

Thank Kalyan P
Reviewed October 1, 2016

It's the trail at the end of the Cape Royal Drive and an easy walk. I love that the Parks Service makes so much of our country's natural beauty accessible to nearly everyone in some form or another. Go all the way to the end...More

Thank amfh
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Put this one at the top of your must see lists. Spectacular views, one of the few places you can see the Colorado River, with some of the rapids. Bring your binoculars ! Do NOT miss the Angels Window on the return walk.

Thank 989emmettm
Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is an easy walk on a paved trail to some of the best views of the canyon from the North Rim. Leave yourself half of a day to drive all the way out and stop and see the different overlooks. There aren't hardly any...More

1  Thank smileynvp
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Cape Royal trail is paved and easy. The views are fabulous! Picnic tables are nearby before trail begins. Cape Final Trail is nearby. A short drive away. We walked both in one day. Cape Royal is short and easy. Cape Final Trail is longer and...More

Thank Jan_Gary515
Reviewed June 21, 2016

This a winding road off Highway 67 which takes you to a marvelous viewpoint. Take water and camera. Not crowded since many opt not to make the drive.

Thank James C
Reviewed June 12, 2016

This trail is short, less than a mile return, paved and flat, thus very easy and is wheel chair accessible. This trail is one of the things about the North Rim that makes the North Rim worth visiting. It rivals anything on the South Rim....More

1  Thank Jim R
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