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Horseshoe Bend Geology



Before you have the chance to see the iconic view of Horseshoe Bend just South of Page, Arizona, your first challenge is to make your way up a mildly steep hill through sand. Though most visitors succumb to the temptation to make quick work out of this small incline, you might view it as an opportunity to take a trip through…

The Skywalk at Eagle Point

If you haven't heard of the Skywalk you've probably seen images of it arcing out over the Grand Canyon. But is it really worth the trip? Read on for more info about the West Rim's popular Skywalk at Eagle Point.

2018 Havasupai Permits Open Online Soon - Everything You Need to Know

It’s no secret that Havasupai is now one of the top bucket-list destinations in the world. Here is everything you need to know about getting a permit for 2018.

Our Grand Canyon Spring Break FAQ

Planning a Grand Canyon Spring Break trip? Read on for the must-knows and FAQs on visiting the Grand Canyon during Spring Break!

Upper vs Lower Antelope Canyon

Antelope Canyon, one of Arizona's top attractions, is really two canyons. Read on for a sneak peak of the tours and to learn which to visit, Upper or Lower Antelope Canyon?

Perfect Length Day Trip: Flagstaff to Sedona

Going off to explore a Flagstaff to Sedona tour is an excellent day trip, but a guided tour is the best option for getting the most out of your vacation time.

Arizona Summertime Survival Guide

Arizona is a gorgeous state with many epic destinations. But it also has a dangerously hot summer. Read on to learn how to enjoy AZ through the summer heat.

Airbnb in Flagstaff? New 2017 Deregulation Means Low-Cost Lodging

While Grand Canyon Adventures doesn’t pick up at Airbnbs, they can still be a great money saver.

Green is Grand! Tips for Saving Money and the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon National Park is visited by millions of people from all over the world every year. How can we preserve the Grand Canyon and save money?

A Brief Geology Lesson

The Grand Canyon is one of seven natural wonders, and is one of the most geologically unique places in the world. Learn about Grand Canyon geology here.

Things To Do In Flagstaff After Your Tour

If you’re looking for things to do in Flagstaff before or after your tour, you will no doubt want to sample the local flavors and do some sightseeing.

John Wesley Powell’s Grand Canyon Adventure

In 1869, Powell famously led a three-month geographic expedition into the Grand Canyon. Read on to learn about his adventure and contribution to its history.

Plan Your Grand Canyon Christmas

What's in a Grand Canyon Christmas? Spectacular seasonal views. The Grand Canyon can be a winter wonderland from December through February.

When Should I Visit The Grand Canyon?

When should I visit? At the risk of sounding cliché, the truth is that the Grand Canyon is outstanding all year, but each season offers something different!

Picking the Perfect Grand Canyon Hiking Trail

When picking a Grand Canyon hiking trail, it depends on what you want out of your day. Some trails are more crowded, but offer better, more accessible views.

Grand Canyon Trip Planning

Planning a trip to the Grand Canyon can be a daunting process, to say the least. We have the best tips when it come to your Grand Canyon trip planning.

Grand Canyon Vs Antelope Canyon

We often get questions about the difference in distance and features of Grand Canyon and Antelope Canyon. We’re here to help!