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Kaibab National Forest

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Address: U.S. 89A/AZ 67, Jacob Lake, AZ
Phone Number: 928/643-7298
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Parkland consisting of more than 1.5 million acres that border the north...

Parkland consisting of more than 1.5 million acres that border the north and south rims of Grand Canyon National Park.

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25-minute Grand Canyon Dancer Helicopter Tour from Tusayan, Arizona
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$256*
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45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
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Grand Canyon Helicopter Flights with Optional Jeep Tour

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Beauty and Peace

What a treasure to be able to drive through this wild area and take it all in. The roads are in good shape. We saw plenty of deer and a coyote.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2016
Chris L
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Redding, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These cabins are rustic and cozy BUT have easy access to the North Rim Grand Canyon. Be VERY CAREFUL GETTING IN AND OUT OF CABINS as stairs are not good. If you are looking for a get away from everything place you just found it! Food good at the Lodge and wine and beer available (will review separately ).

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

What a treasure to be able to drive through this wild area and take it all in. The roads are in good shape. We saw plenty of deer and a coyote.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This forest is in and around the Grand Canyon and we drove through it to reach the South Rim. Acres and acresof forest very impressive. If you are flying over it look out for the occasional herd of wild buffalo.

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Markdale, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

On our way out of the Grand Canyon (south toward Williams again) we spotted Smoky the Bear at the Tusayan Ranger Station. My travelling companion noted she`s always wanted to meet that bear, so we pulled a U-turn and back we went. Worth the stop to selfie with the celebrity bruin. A couple of other folks stopped while we were... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

We stopped at the ranger station and the rangers were knowledgeable and pleasant, explaining about the burned areas of the forest we had been seeing ... forest fires of several years ago looking but looking quite recent. Make sure to get your National Parks and Monument passport stamp while you're there!

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Vienna, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Kaibab is a beautiful National Forest complete with wildlife easily visible. A gorgeous drive, a photographer's vision, a special place.

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Hackberry, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Great scenery to and from the Grand Canyon. We also saw buffalo and deer along the way. Great area to see.

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India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

This place is so green, i did not expect the Grand Canyon surrounding to be this lush! herds of deers and bisons make this place really special

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

The Kaibab National Forest borders both the north and south rims of the Grand Canyon National Park. In 1893, Congress created the Grand Canyon Forest Reserve. In 1906, it turned into the Grand Canyon Game Preserve at the stroke of big game hunter President Theodore Roosevelt’s mighty pen. In 1919, the Grand Canyon National Park was created from the Forest... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Was good for us, we arrived at 1 pm and there were several spots left. It's dry camping with vault toilets with pretty level sites. Close to the entrance of the National Park.

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