The Trail of Time Hiking Tour
The Grand Canyon is one of the most beautiful places in the United States. Don't miss out on all of the great sights and adventures that are available. Embark upon the Trail of Time Hiking Tour to enjoy an awesome journey along the canyon and have lots of fun.
This three-hour adventure allows guests to experience gorgeous Grand Canyon views in a brand new way. Meet your tour group at the Pink Jeep headquarters where you will be whisked away on an epic adventure. Enjoy the fresh air and take in the sights as you are transported to the Trail of Time, where you will then be able to stretch your legs and enjoy a refreshing three-mile hike.
On the Trail of Time, hikers will be able to take in some awesome views and learn all about the Grand Canyon area. Your guide is knowledgeable of all of the geology, wildlife, and more and can help to answer any questions that you may have about the Grand Canyon. On the hike, you will learn all about the fossils, wildlife, and botanical species that call this area home.
Your trip will also take you to the Yavapai Geology Museum. Here, you can explore interesting exhibits and see some amazing views spanning across the rim. With huge panoramic windows, it provides some unique scenic wonders. With the trail ending at a popular location, guests will also visit Grand Canyon Village to hear about the pioneers who first settled the area and visit Hopi House which is full of amazing art, souvenirs, and history. This tour truly is an amazing way to learn all about the Grand Canyon's history. Plus, you will top it all off with a fun and informative IMAX movie entitled Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets.
Enjoy a final fun transport back to the headquarters while you enjoy the breeze and the views once more. You are sure to have an amazing time creating new memories and learning all about the Grand Canyon's history, geology, and more. The Trail of Time is sure to be a blast.
- What type of clothing is appropriate?
We recommend wearing comfortable outdoor clothing with closed toe shoes. You may want to bring a hat and switch to eyeglasses if you wear contacts (tours can be dusty and this can irritate your eyes if you wear contacts). For sunset tours at the Grand Canyon, it is recommended to wear layers. Sunscreen and a bottle for water. We have a water refill station located at our merchandise store to keep your bottle full of water. Don't forget to bring a camera!
- What is included in the admission price?
Includes Grand Canyon Park admission fees, guided tour, and free IMAX tickets to look into the past and explore areas of the canyon.
- What methods of transportation does the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour use?
Open-air Pink Jeep
- Is there any walking involved?
There are short walk on uneven, paved, and dirt terrain.
- Approximately how long does the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour last?
Approximately 3 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Appropriate for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Comfortable outdoor clothing with closed toe shoes.
- Where does the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour depart from?
All tours depart from the National Geographic Visitor Center.
- What sights will actually be visited while on the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour ?
The tour goes along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour ?
Both photography and video cameras are permitted.
- Is the The Trail of Time Hiking Tour handicap accessible?
For the safety of our passengers, all guests must have upper body strength with the ability to hold themselves up during the tour. Guests are responsible for getting themselves in and out of the vehicles for their tour.