A Guide to the Grand Canyon in Arizona: The Best Hikes, Views, and More!

If you’re looking for an epic adventure, look no further than the Grand Canyon in Arizona! This natural wonder is a must-see for any traveler. There are endless things to do and see at the Grand Canyon, from hiking to sightseeing to camping. In this guide, we’ll give you some tips on the best hikes, views, and more at the Grand Canyon. So pack your bags and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!

Right before the COVID-19 pandemic hit me and a friend road-tripped from Dallas, Texas all the way to Los Angeles, California, and then back to Missouri. The highlight of this trip was the stop at the Grand Canyon. It truly is a wonderful sight to behold. Its sheer size is hard to comprehend and even hurts my eyes to look at due to its enormous size. Pictures truly do not do it justice and is a sight that we all must-see at some point in our lives.

It also is a very cheap attraction to go see. If you simply drive to it you just pay the park entrance fee and you get to see it all day. Camping rates may vary and depend on a number of factors. Military of course get into the park for free making it well worth it for any active military to go see. If you want a budget-conscious trip, the Grand Canyon is a perfect stop.

The Grand Canyon is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. And for good reason! The canyon is huge, measuring over a mile deep and 18 miles wide. It’s truly a sight to behold. There are plenty of things to do at the Grand Canyon, but here are some of our favorite activities:

  • Hiking: There are tons of great hiking trails at the Grand Canyon. Whether you’re looking for a short hike or a longer trek, you’ll find what you’re looking for here. Be sure to bring plenty of water and snacks, and don’t forget your camera!
  • Sightseeing: The Grand Canyon is full of incredible views. Make sure to take some time to just sit back and take it all in. You can also take a scenic drive, ride a bike, or take a helicopter tour for some aerial views.
  • Camping: If you’re looking to really experience the Grand Canyon, camping is the way to go. There are plenty of great campsites located throughout the park. Just be sure to bring all the essentials and follow Leave No Trace principles.

Whether you’re looking for adventure or just want to marvel at this natural wonder, the Grand Canyon is definitely worth a visit. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip today!

Photos and Article By: Dallas Coleman

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