Our Grand Canyon hiking tours explore a vast and rigorous landscape and embrace a spectacular array of geological and historical wonders. This rugged and remote region, where bold plateaus and multi-hued cliffs run for distances that defy human perspective, offers some of the best hiking in the world. Expanding over 277 miles in length, averaging 10 miles in width and over 1 mile deep, it is understandable why this great chasm is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.
Even today, this unspoiled natural landscape remains a frontier. A Grand Canyon hiking tour offers an incredible opportunity to explore shimmering waterfalls, ancient ruins, unimaginable vistas, and spectacular rock formations. Choose from a range of guided backpacking trips, mule-assisted camping and hiking tours, lodge-based tours and basecamp adventures. Experience a Grand Canyon hiking tour with Four Season Guides for the unforgettable vacation of a lifetime!
If you’re looking to explore all that the vast Grand Canyon backcountry has to offer, then a guided backpacking tour is for you! We carry everything we need on our backs for the duration of the trip. Our backpacking tours delve deep into the hidden wonders found below the rim and offer opportunities for the exquisite solitude and discovery. All Grand Canyon backpacking tours include nearly all necessary gear, food, transportation to/from trailheads via Flagstaff, AZ, and a professional, knowledgeable Grand Canyon guide.
|Rim to Rim||4 days||Intermediate|
|Winter Rim to Rim||5 days||Intermediate +|
|Canyon Classic||3 or 4 days||Intermediate|
|Indian Garden||3 days||Beginner +|
|Deer Creek/Thunder River||5 days||Advanced|
|Hermit Loop||4 or 5 days||Intermediate +|
|Grandview Loop||3 or 4 days||Intermediate +|
|Kanab Creek Adventure||5 or 6 days||Advanced|
|Grand Canyon: Custom Backpacking||2 to 10 days||Variable|
Basecamp Hiking Tours
Enjoy the opportunity to hike and explore a wide variety of trails, viewpoints, and local secrets by day and return to the comfort of a well-appointed camp on the rim each afternoon. Shady forests, evening campfires, and outstanding stargazing are a welcome treat on the Canyon’s mile-high rims. Our basecamp hiking tours are perfect for the summer months when temperatures in the bottom of Grand Canyon reach the triple digits. These hiking tours include use of day pack, trekking poles, unbelievable meals, park entrance fees, transportation to/from the park via Flagstaff, AZ, and a professional, knowledgeable Grand Canyon guide.
Lodge-Based Hiking Tours
For ultimate comfort, consider one of our lodge-based Grand Canyon hiking tours! Hike and explore the park’s fantastic trails by day and enjoy showers, soft beds, and restaurant dinners each evening. Our Phantom Ranch hiking tour offers a chance to hike and stay at the bottom of Grand Canyon at the only developed tourist accommodations below the rim. All lodge-based Grand Canyon hiking tours include use of day pack, trekking poles, lodge accommodations, delicious meals, park entrance fees, transportation to/from the park via Flagstaff, AZ, and a professional, knowledgeable Grand Canyon hiking guide.
|Phantom Ranch||3 days||Intermediate +|
|Marble Canyon & Vermilion Cliffs||4 days||Intermediate|
|Grand Canyon Complete||4 days||Intermediate|
|Grand Canyon and Sedona||4 days||Intermediate|
|Canyons & Cultures Sightseeing Tour||3 days||Beginner +|
|Bryce, Zion & Grand Canyon Tour||6 days||Intermediate|
Our Grand Canyon Day Hikes and Rim Tours offer an excellent introduction to one of the World’s Seven Natural Wonders. Enjoy fully-guided, expert-led hiking tours or sightseeing along the South Rim. We take the work out of your Grand Canyon vacation planning. Our local experts will help you discover all the best viewpoints, trails and hidden secrets of this world-renowned destination. All day hikes include lunch, trail snacks, day packs, trekking poles, and a professional, knowledgeable guide.