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Great views, coffee and cocoa and Elk

This was the last bus stop for the South Rim. Charming old building with delicious coffee and cocoa... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
prome88
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memphis, Tennessee
Fun place at the end of the trail on the south rim.

We enjoyed going to Hermit Trial. They had restrooms and a store. We also had a cup of coffee up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
72connie
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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the last bus stop for the South Rim. Charming old building with delicious coffee and cocoa and breathtaking views. Lots of Elk at the end of the trail.

Thank prome88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed going to Hermit Trial. They had restrooms and a store. We also had a cup of coffee up there. Coffee was not high priced. Very surprised!

Thank 72connie
Reviewed 2 September 2018

There are a couple of buses that you can go on once in the park that pick you up and drop you off at viewing spots. Hermit Trail is the longest and furthest away from the centre. There are toilets (don't drop your valuables in...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Beautiful views, historic site, and a busy shuttle stop. Plenty of amenities including toilets, a snack bar, and a gift shop.

Thank K C
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We had a wonderful and spectacular tour from Hermit's nest. Had a history and geography lesson of this part of the Canyon.

Thank Joyfullyanointed
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Although all views of the Grand Canyon are just magnificent, be sure to save time and energy so you can hike and explore as you get to Hermit Trail. It's absolutely beautiful, quiet, and not too many hikers. Also, the gift shop has some gems...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 17 June 2018

A good place for food and walking. You can see the river from here. I recommend going to this Grand Canyon Park location

Thank lee B
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We did part of the Hermit Trail. Needless to say, given the canyon this trail is challenging. Lots of switchbacks and rocky trail. Very nice views and worth the effort.

Thank rjs15
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Souvenir stop and one of the amazing views at the Grand Canyon Park. Very picturesque and a good stop to rest if needed. Food stand a little pricey. Staff at souvenir store were pleasant and informative.

Thank sgraziosi
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views. Great bookstore and dreamy music while you browse the shop. A good stop on this drive.

Thank Cynthia D
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