Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Hike: What You Need to Know

Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Hike: What You Need to Know

There’s no question about it, the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim hike is a classic bucket list adventure. But it’s no stroll through the park, that’s for sure. Being unprepared can have catastrophic results. However, when you’ve trained properly, have the right gear and know what to expect, it can be one of the most memorable and rewarding experiences of your life.

Find out if you’re up for the challenge. We’ve taken our 45-plus years of Grand Canyon guiding experience and put together what you need to know before conquering this epic hike. From trail info and gear tips to how to snag a reservation at Phantom Ranch, we’ve got you covered.

You can read our guide for the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim hike over on the National Park Foundation’s Travel Ideas blog: Grand Canyon Rim-To-Rim Hike.

Having doubts about going and need a little inspiration? You can do this…