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235 mi 378 km of trail 7 Featured Hikes

Gems 4 Gems Easy Trails 10 Trails Intermediate Trails 24 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

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Gems in South Rim - 4

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gem Favorite South Rim Village inversion

South Rim Historic District

(18) Grand C…, AZ
gem Favorite View from Watchtower, Grand Canyon

Desert View Watchtower

(24) Grand C…, AZ
gem Favorite Grand Canyon as seen from the Rim Trail.

Yavapai Museum of Geology

(13) Grand C…, AZ
gem Favorite Large Kiva at the Tusayan Ruins

Tusayan Museum and Ruins

(7) Grand C…, AZ

Featured Hikes in South Rim - 7

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Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Difficult

South Kaibab/Bright Angel Loop

21.6 mi 34.7 km • Loop • 4,968 ft Ascent 1514.22 m Ascent

(62) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Intermediate/Difficult

Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim (R2R2R)

47.5 mi 76.5 km • Out and Back • 10,919 ft Ascent 3328.07 m Ascent

(42) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bright Angel Trail Out-and-Back

16.0 mi 25.7 km • Out and Back • 4,366 ft Ascent 1330.9 m Ascent

(59) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Easy

Rim Trail

13.1 mi 21.0 km • Point to Point • 469 ft Ascent 142.87 m Ascent

(50) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Intermediate/Difficult

Plateau Point From South Rim

12.4 mi 19.9 km • Loop • 3,208 ft Ascent 977.81 m Ascent

(36) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite View from Watchtower, Grand Canyon
Easy

Desert View Point

0.5 mi 0.7 km • Loop • 27 ft Ascent 8.35 m Ascent

(11) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Large Kiva at the Tusayan Ruins
Easy

Tusayan Ruins Loop

0.2 mi 0.4 km • Loop • 30 ft Ascent 9.06 m Ascent

(2) Grand C…, AZ

Trails in South Rim - 30

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6.6 mi 10.6 km #1AZT - Passage 38 - South Kaibab
Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Difficult
6.6 mi 10.6 km Grand Canyon, AZ 55 
8.1 mi 13.0 km #2Bright Angel Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
8.1 mi 13.0 km Grand Canyon, AZ 43 
5.9 mi 9.4 km #3Hermit Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
5.9 mi 9.4 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ 19 
4.4 mi 7.1 km #4Grandview Trail
Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Difficult
4.4 mi 7.1 km Grand Canyon, AZ 16 
7.8 mi 12.5 km #5Tanner
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
7.8 mi 12.5 km Grand Canyon, AZ 13 
34.4 mi 55.3 km #6East Tonto
Intermediate
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate
34.4 mi 55.3 km Grand Canyon, AZ
6.0 mi 9.6 km #7New Hance
Extremely Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Extremely Difficult
6.0 mi 9.6 km Grand Canyon, AZ 10 
58.8 mi 94.6 km #8West Tonto
Easy/Intermediate
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
58.8 mi 94.6 km Grand Canyon, AZ
23.2 mi 37.3 km #9AZT - Passage 37 - Grand Canyon - South Rim
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
23.2 mi 37.3 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.5 mi 2.4 km #10Plateau Point
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
1.5 mi 2.4 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.0 mi 1.7 km #11Shoshone Point
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
1.0 mi 1.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
6.9 mi 11.1 km #12South Bass
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
6.9 mi 11.1 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
12.9 mi 20.7 km #13Cape Solitude Trail
Intermediate
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate
12.9 mi 20.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
13.6 mi 21.8 km #14Royal Arch Route
Extremely Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Extremely Difficult
13.6 mi 21.8 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
1.5 mi 2.3 km #15Hance Creek
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.3 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.2 mi 1.9 km #16Elves Chasm
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
1.2 mi 1.9 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
1.5 mi 2.4 km #17Lower Hermit
Intermediate
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
5.5 mi 8.8 km #18Boucher
Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Difficult
5.5 mi 8.8 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
0.6 mi 1.0 km #19River Trail
Intermediate
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Grand Canyon, AZ
9.9 mi 15.9 km #20Beamer
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
9.9 mi 15.9 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.2 mi 2.0 km #21River Trail
Intermediate
Grand Canyon, AZ
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.4 mi 2.2 km #22Monument Creek
Intermediate
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
1.6 mi 2.6 km #23Dripping Springs
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
6.6 mi 10.7 km #24Tusayan Greenway
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
6.6 mi 10.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
4.0 mi 6.5 km #25Waldron
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
4.0 mi 6.5 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
1.1 mi 1.7 km #26Village Loop
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
1.7 mi 2.7 km #27Cottonwood Creek
Difficult
Grand Canyon, AZ
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
2.5 mi 4.1 km #28Village Greenway
Easy
Grand Canyon, AZ
Easy
2.5 mi 4.1 km Grand Canyon, AZ
0.9 mi 1.5 km #29Lower Boucher
Intermediate
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ
2.9 mi 4.7 km #30Dripping Springs Extension
Intermediate
Grand Canyon Village, AZ
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Grand Canyon Village, AZ

Photos of South Rim - 244

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The amazing colors of Elves Chasm (photo by smoddelm)
Jul 9, 2015 near Grand C…, AZ
Coming down Bright Angel.
Apr 7, 2015 near Grand C…, AZ
Bighorn Sheep crossing the Bright Angel Trail on our way to Plateau Point.
Jun 11, 2016 near Grand C…, AZ
Mouth of Havasu Creek
Jul 8, 2015 near Grand C…, AZ
Sunset at Hermits Rest.
Jan 20, 2016 near Grand C…, AZ
Grand Canyon South Rim - Grandview Point.
Jul 10, 2016 near Grand C…, AZ
Half way between Tanner and New Hance Trails.
Apr 26, 2016 near Grand C…, AZ
View from Maricopa Point.
Apr 28, 2015 near Grand C…, AZ

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