Private tour

Grand Canyon National Park: Private Guided Day Hike

Grand Canyon National Park: Private Guided Day Hike

From US$ 170 per person

Embark on a private 2-3 hour hiking tour and guided trip on one of Grand Canyon National Park's most popular trails.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
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  • Hike along one of the Grand Canyon’s most popular trails
  • Feel secure with wilderness-certified guides
  • Marvel at postcard-worthy views
  • Learn about the history of the canyon
Full description
Immerse yourself in the natural landscape of the Grand Canyon on this private guided day hike. Hike alongside wilderness-certified adventure guides as you learn the extensive history of the canyon. Meet your guides at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, where the hike will start and end. Your guides are medically trained with Wilderness First Responder certification and CPR training and hold backcountry food handler licenses. Follow your guides on your hiking tour and backpacking trip below the rim on one of the canyon’s most popular trails. Marvel at postcard-worthy views that you can appreciate more compared to views from the top.
  • 2-3 hour private hiking tour
  • Grand Canyon entrance and permit fees
  • Professional guide with wilderness medical certification
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Backcountry Information Center parking lot or the designated trailhead.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Daypack
  • Hiking Pants
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Jeans
  • High-heeled shoes
  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Open-toed shoes

Know before you go

  • The hike involves approximately 2 to 3 hours of hiking at a moderate difficulty level
  • You will need to bring enough water to last for the day
  • Even during the winter months, the canyon is a very arid area and hiking can be difficult due to the elements
  • During the summer months of June to August, temperatures can reach up to 115°F+/46°C+
  • Trekking poles can be rented from the General Store at Market Plaza if you would like additional support during your hike
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Product ID: 402770