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Rim Trail, Grand Canyon National Park

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For a non-strenuous hike along the inner canyon coupled with unrestricted views of the spectacular gorge, try Rim Trail inside Grand Canyon National Park. The park, a World Heritage Site, has made hikes along this trail easier thanks to the well-managed, paved terrain. You can appreciate the remarkable views of the 1.6 km (1 mi) deep canyon cut by the Colorado River from any of the viewpoints along the trail. The full trail is 21 km (13 mi) trail, but if you get tired beforehand, there are shuttles that run from various points along the trail throughout the day. For a memorable end-of-day view, head to Hopi Point to watch the sunset. The park urges you to carry water at all times, and remember to wear good walking shoes. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Rim Trail and many more Grand Canyon National Park attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Grand Canyon National Park vacation planner.
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  • The trail at the rim is by far the easiest in the park. Little elevation change and totally stunning views. You can hike a short distance or over 20 miles, and (of course) anything in between. 
    The trail at the rim is by far the easiest in the park. Little elevation change and totally stunning views. You can hike a short distance or over 20 miles, and (of course) anything in between.  more »
  • Easy stroll along a mostly paved trail along the south rim of Grand Canyon. Countless view points. Very well maintained. Plenty of areas to use bathrooms. Can get crowded around the Grand Canyon.....  more
    Easy stroll along a mostly paved trail along the south rim of Grand Canyon. Countless view points. Very well maintained. Plenty of areas to use bathrooms. Can get crowded around the Grand Canyon.....  more »
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  • Beautiful sites and views of the Grand Canyon!!
  • It is an amazing location there will 360VR both on the hike and helicopter footage in YouTube

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