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Address: North Rim, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Located on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, this moderate-to-difficult...

Located on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, this moderate-to-difficult hiking and biking trail is 18 miles in length, with no grade over 10 percent, and connects five scenic overlooks: Parissawampitts, Fence, Locust, North Timp and Timp.

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Amazing views of the Grand Canyon

Even though the South Rim is more popular than the North Rim, I was very impressed by the spectacular views that the North Rim presents. There is a better chance of seeing wild... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 July 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Even though the South Rim is more popular than the North Rim, I was very impressed by the spectacular views that the North Rim presents. There is a better chance of seeing wild life in the wilderness at the North Rim because of less traffic.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Did a five day trip with Escape Adventures (Las Vegas and Moab UT) and it was great. Catered, guided camping. Guides did the cooking and cleaning, all we did wasnsetnupnour tents. Sag wagon if the rides were too tough. Gorgeous views of the canyon with amazing forest and meadow vistas. Not for rank beginner mountain bikers. Loved it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2014

There are 5 main view points along the trail and dozens of spots where the canyon is visible. I'd suggest camping at Locust or North Timp Points, Locust being more popular. There the trail is right next to the rim and so is the camping. No bathrooms or water anywhere nearby. 19 miles of trail and rumors of an expansion... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2011

This is my second trip with Rim Tours (based in Moab, UT) and it was fantastic. I am not a hard core mtn. biker so I trained for this tour which I wanted to do for a long time. I was not disappointed by the scenery nor with the tour guides who hauled our gear, fed us gourmet camp meals... More 

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