Synopses & Reviews
Mother Nature wasn't messing around when she created the Grand Canyon, slicing through Arizona with 277 miels of red rock spires, stomach-churning drops and wide open spaces. Whether you're an avid hiker, geology nut or sunset seeker, maximize your trip with this top-selling guide to the USA's most iconic national park.
Detailed Itineraries - explore the South and North Rims with 17 great itineraries, plus Las Vegas, Route 66, Sedona, Flagstaff and Skywalk!
Best Hiking Routes - more than 40 hikes for all levels, including rim-to-rim, waterfalls and remote overlooks, plus loads of topographic maps
Family Friendly Options - 'star parties,' mule trips, ranger programs and dozens of firsthand tips in our speciak Kids & Pets chapter
Adventure Ideas - covers rafting on the Colorado River, hiking, biking, horseback riding, skiing, swimming, fishing, helicopter rides, volunteering and mure more
With 700 hours of in-park research and 130 miles of trails hiked, our authors offer sound advice for visitors
The Grand Canyon astounds with its majestic vistas, mesmerizing colors, red-rock spires, and breathtaking sunsets. Whether hiking the Rim Trail, viewing endangered California condors, or roaring along Colorado River rapids below, gear up with this guide to the most inspiring of national parks.