What are the specifications of the trip?
Number of Days: 4-5
Distance: 23mi/35km (not including day hikes)
Elevation Change: 4382ft/1336m
Trip Dates: Spring, Fall
Pack Weight: 30lbs-40lbs
Difficulty (1 easy-10 extreme): 8
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?
Campsite, Pit Toilets (at Horseshoe Mesa), Water (springs, Colorado River)
When is the best time of year to book a trip?
Spring and Fall
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 are not guaranteed for this hike due to NPS regulations.
Are there any limits on group size?
The group size limit for a Rim to Rim is 11 people due to park service restrictions.
What should I bring?
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Pricing (Per Person)
2 Days- not available 3 Days- not available 4 Days- $949 5 Days- $1144 Each Additional Day- $195
What is included 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 backcountry permits and fees
-An unforgettable experience
-Transportation from Flagstaff, Williams, Tusayan, or the South Rim