Experience Grand Canyon National Park

<div style="color: #5f4b32; font-family: calibri, Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-color: #fbf0d9; margin: 8px;"><p>If you have dreamed of seeing the Grand Canyon without crowds of gawkers, then you're a candidate for a hike to this hidden viewpoint. The route to this secluded overlook is along a flat dirt access road that makes this a good bet for a family walk.&nbsp;</p></div> Josh Biggs
Hiking at Shoshone Point, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Rafting down the Colorado River as it roars and tumbles through the mile-deep gorge of the Grand Canyon is the adventure of a lifetime. Strap on a life jacket and prepare to encounter some of the most furious white water in the world.</p> Josh Biggs
Whitewater Rafting in the Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Along Hermit Road, stop at the Abyss to peer down a 3,000-foot drop created by the Great Mojave Wall. This vertiginous view is one of the most awe-inspiring in the park.</p> Josh Biggs
View of the Abyss, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Take a break at Hermit's Rest, a log-and-stone structure built in 1914 that's on the National Register of Historic Places. Grab a bite at the snack bar and explore one of the most fascinating buildings in the park, designed by noted architect Mary Colter.</p> Josh Biggs
Hermit's Rest, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Stop in at the Desert View Watchtower, the highest point on the South Rim, to take in the Native American art and pictographs throughout. But first you'll have to tear yourself away from the spectacular view, which stretches from the Painted Desert to the San Francisco Peaks.</p> Josh Biggs
The Desert View Watchtower, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>No visit to the Grand Canyon is complete without journeying below the rim on one of the park's hiking trails. The South Kaibab Trail is popular, but if you stick with it for 2 or 3 miles you'll get away from the crowds, and the hike is likely to be a highlight of your visit.</p> Josh Biggs
Hikers along the South Kaibab Trail, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Hop on board the Grand Canyon Railway in Williams, Arizona for a fun ride that provides great scenery and a trip back in time. "Cowboys" provide entertainment along the way, and you'll avoid all the usual traffic and parking hassles at Grand Canyon Village.</p> Josh Biggs
Passengers on the Grand Canyon Railway, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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<p>Don't miss this gem&mdash;the displays at the historic Yavapai Geology Museum make an excellent introduction to the forces that created the Grand Canyon. You'll also take in extraordinary views through the museum's big glass walls.</p> Josh Biggs
Yavapai Geology Museum & Observation Station, Grand Canyon, Arizona.
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