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Just Roughin' It Adventure Company

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Scottsdale, AZ 86023
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Havasupai 5 Day Adventure

Myself and four of my girlfriends recently went on a 5 day trip to Havasupai. Everything about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie S
It's Rough - know what you're getting yourself into. Hermit to Bright Angel trek.

My two, 14-year-old sons and I chose the Hermit to Bright Angel Loop (4-day, 3-night trek). Kyle... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kelley K
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Just Roughin' It Adventure Company offers guiding hiking trips and backpacking tours in the western United States. We specialize in backpacking trips for the adventurer looking to do more and see more. Or, visit our retail location for guidance on the best places to hike, camp or just explore in Grand Canyon, Havasupai, Yosemite or all the other amazing places in the great outdoors! We have been featured on Discovery Channel, ABC, Outside Magazine, National Geographic, US News and World Report, just to name a few. Contact us and get ready for some dirty fun!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and four of my girlfriends recently went on a 5 day trip to Havasupai. Everything about the trip was awesome! JRI ended up pairing with a guide from another nearby company for our trip so I cant comment on guides (I'm sure they're great!)...More

Thank Stephanie S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My two, 14-year-old sons and I chose the Hermit to Bright Angel Loop (4-day, 3-night trek). Kyle Sherman was our guide. He gives new meaning to “Rock Star.” Kyle has been down The Canyon dozens of times. There were varying levels of strength, stamina, and...More

Thank Kelley K
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We’re just back from a 4 day 3 night trip to the falls with Jason Hamburger from JRI. The falls were awesome!! Jason made the trip top notch!! I felt as if I had a personal butler the whole trip. We almost cancelled our trip...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2018

***Please note, that my review was deleted. It just shows that "Just Roughin' it" skews their reviews by deleting the bad ones*** I went on the Grand Canyon Rim to Rim trip with Patrick on October 8th to October 10th, and I wanted to some...More

9  Thank Alice L
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

I've hiked the canyon a lot and this has been by far the most physically challenging. But worth every bit of effort! Just a word to the wise. Be in shape to do it. Awesome place in the Canyon. Only ran into about 10-12 other...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing adventure! JRI was top notch. My husband and I had been wanting to go to Havasupai but we were not able to get camping permits on our own for the this past week in September. We ended up booking a 4 day backpacking...More

Thank Kristy V
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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a trip to Havasupai Falls with Just Roughin' It and it was awesome! Our guide Ryan was amazing, very knowledgeable and super helpful! I struggled through some of the hiking and he was right by my side the entire time to...More

1  Thank skyladarnell
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

You have to take this trip, it is amazing and Just Roughing It has everything planned out for you. Our guide Will was SUPER! He had great knowledge of the hike and falls (we got to go into a cave under one of the falls!)....More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Everything turned out better than we could have expected. Kari our guide was amazing. She was willing to share her wealth of information about backpacking and the Olympic park with us. We learned so much about both. This was our first time backpack camping and...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic trip! Our group of backpackers was great. This was the most amazing and difficult trip I've ever taken. Our hike through the Canyon would not have been possible without the JRI team. Dallen and Adam were expert guides, so much fun,...More

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Day hikes: South Kiabab-Tonto-Bright Angel loop this 13 mile loop introduces you to all aspects of beginning trail examples you should have under your belt before you venture further. Permits are required for all... More
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