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Grand Canyon Hiking Tours

Hiking tours into the Grand Canyon. Rim to Rim, Bright Angel Loop, South Kaibab – with our without mule support.

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When is the Best Time to Hike Grand Canyon?

Of all the quandaries facing the first-time adventurer to the Grand Canyon, the question of, “when is the best time to hike’, is the most prominent. After all, hiking a vertical mile down into the world’s greatest gorge is the trip of a lifetime, at the top of every bucket list. You want to choose […]

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The Grand Canyon One-Percenter’s Club: Exploring Below the Rim

Is 2017 the year you join the ranks of the one-percenters – the one percent of the annual five million visitors to the Grand Canyon that explore below the rim? The first thing newcomers to the canyon (the adventurous ones anyway) think after they recover from their awe and amazement is, “Wouldn’t it be cool […]

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Let’s Go Backpacking: Picture Yourself Here

  You’ve seen all the incredible photographs of the American Southwest. Everyone has. The waterfalls. The sunsets. All those surreal colors in the towering rock layers. But can you really imagine yourself in that selfie? The research, planning and logistics of it all can seem so daunting.   All of the guides at Four Seasons […]

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Spring Break 2017 Ideas: Backpack Grand Canyon

    Is a Grand Canyon backpacking trip on your Bucket List? Consider a guided trip for Spring Break 2017! The wildflowers start blooming in mid to late March and the temps are perfect for some backcountry exploration. Many trips to choose from for all levels of experience. It’s time to Backpack Grand Canyon! Maybe […]

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All Inclusive Guided Backpacking Trips: Less Stress and More Cool Experiences

  It all seems simple enough. There is an itinerary and a starting point and an ending point and destinations. But what is really built into the price for a guided hiking tour? Here are some of the benefits you can expect when hiring a guide…   Experience   At Four Seasons Guides we vet […]

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What is a Basecamp Adventure?

  Admit it. As much as you love backpacking there are those days when you wish you could just end a long day of hiking at a great campsite that’s already set up and you can just kick back and relax. That is the attraction of the basecamp experience – a scenic campsite outfitted with […]

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Hiking The Grand Canyon Rim to Rim

  If there were a Mount Rushmore for backtracking trips the Grand Canyon Rim to Rim hike would surely be carved onto it. Is there anyone with adventure in their heart who has not stood on the rim of the Grand Canyon and wondered, “What would it be like to hike to the other rim?” […]

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A Variety of Ways to See the Grand Canyon By Foot

  There are two ways to hike at the Grand Canyon – hiking to see the canyon (along the rim) and hiking to experience the canyon (below the rim). By the way, we are focusing here on the South Rim which is open all year round and is the most popular part of the canyon. […]

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The Best Hikes of 2016

The new year is always a time for putting together lists. With so many diverse and wondrous trails in the United States there will never be a consensus of the “best” hikes but there are some that do tend to show up on every list. We consider the following to be the Best Hikes of […]

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What is a Lodge Based Adventure?

Having the opportunity to hike into the depths of some of the Southwest’s most gorgeous and unique regions doesn’t require hauling a large backpack around nor camping.   At Four Season Guides a Lodge Based Adventure won’t include personal butlers and crystal goblets but these multi-day hikes won’t fall into the category of “roughing it” […]

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