After a night under the stars you'll make your way to the mighty Colorado River. Free from the weight of your backpack, this seven mile round-trip hike to the Colorado will still give plenty of time to rest up before breakfast and the hike out on day three. Your hike back to the rim of the Grand Canyon is a great opportunity to reflect on your journey, and observe the work of the Havasupai Indians who built the BA, and created the beautiful pictographs you'll view along the way.
What are the specifications of the trip?
Number of Days: 2-3
Distance: 9mi/14km (not including day hikes)
Elevation Change: 3060ft/933m
Trip Dates: Year-round
Difficulty (1 easy-10 extreme): 6
What qualifications will my guide have?
Professional guides have a vast knowledge of all aspects of the Grand Canyon, Medical Training, and a passion for what they do.
Are there any age or physical fitness requirements?
Age and physical fitness depends on both the trip, and the individual going on the trip. Even within a specific destination, trip length, time of year, weather, and means of transportation have a large impact. We have many different options, and can find an adventure that's safe and enjoyable for you and your group.
What facilities will be available?
Camping- Campsite (with shelters), Pit Toilets, Drinking Water.
When is the best time of year to book a trip?
How soon should I book my trip?
Although trips can be booked at any time from two days to two years in advance, at least five months' notice is advised due to limited permit availability. Permits for this hike are not guaranteed due to NPS regulations.
Are there any limits on group size?
The group size limit for a Indian Gardens is 11 people due to park service restrictions.
What should I bring?
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Average Pricing (Per Person)
2 Days- $539 3 Days- $749 4 Days- $949 Each Additional Day- $195
What is typically included in the total trip cost?
-Knowledgeable, medically trained guide
-All Meals (prepared by your guide)
-All Necessary Gear (packs, sleeping bags & pads, tents, advanced first aid kit, camp chairs)
-All permits and fees
-An unforgettable experience
-Transportation from Flagstaff, Williams, Tusayan, or the South Rim