Explore the Canyon
People flock to Grand Canyon to take in its splendor via a hike. The canyon offers hiking adventures for every skill level: from a rim-side stroll to a demanding hike below the rim on wilderness trails.
No two trails are alike; each has its own merits, obstacles, challenges, and colorful history. Just like any other outdoor experience, research, preparation, and selecting a suitable route is essential to make your hike at Grand Canyon a rewarding and unforgettable adventure.
Interested in an educational guided hiking trip or tour of this famous chasm? The Field Institute offers everything from single-day hiking classes and tours to multi-day backpacks, treks, and river rafting.
For full details concerning day hiking and backpacking at Grand Canyon National Park, visit the NPS website.