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The Grand Canyon North Rim gives visitors and hikers a different perspective and experience than the South Rim. For one thing, you are typically facing into the sun, and so photography is more challenging than at the South Rim, except at sunrise and sunset. Secondly,...More
While at the North Rim Lodge we were looking at the wonderful view and found the trail. From the Lodge patio there’s a short trail to a narrow point overlooking the Canyon. The trail actually goes out onto a viewing area overlooking the Canyon. It’s...More
1/4 mile in and out. If you are not used to high altitude, this may be difficult to do. The trail is well paved. Don’t be ashamed to take a break. It is tough coming back up. There is a trailhead by the North Rim...More
This is a short walk from the North Rim Lodge. You get a slightly different perspective view from here, and especially to the east. You can see the North Kaibab trail below, which actually starts a ways back up the highway from the lodge.