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Amazing south rim

Wow. The gorge and the La dscape is stunning. The entire south rim with the colourful gorge, drop... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Tweetcoz
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Melbourne, Australia
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One of the highlights!

This trail is amazing with fantastic views of the falls and the canyon. The trail (at least the... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
TravelFan48105
,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Considered by many to be the best area to view and explore the Grand Canyon.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“clear lake” (15 reviews)
“point sublime” (12 reviews)
“artist point” (46 reviews)
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Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Wow. The gorge and the La dscape is stunning. The entire south rim with the colourful gorge, drop and waterfall is so beautiful. A change from the geysers.

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This trail is amazing with fantastic views of the falls and the canyon. The trail (at least the section we walked to Artist Point) was level and a very easy walk. No hiking skills are necessary so I recommend you get out there and do...More

Thank TravelFan48105
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We hiked on the open part which was the distal part after the lookout at artists point. Hard to give five stars with 1/2 closed.

Thank joedvet
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We first by-passed this but then circled back and we were glad we did. Gorgeous views/shots of the falls & gorges.

Thank BusyMicheLady
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We stayed in the western cabins at canyon. Illage so we were able to walk directly to this walk. It was spectacular, to difficult and so nice to not get in our car. We left at 7 am as we were to,d the best light...More

1  Thank frizzy63
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We hiked with our kids - 3 & 9 - and so our 3 year old peters out fast. We hiked all the way to point sublime, however the way there to the halfway point was the best views. We could have turned around half...More

1  Thank truckinchick
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The South Rim Trail is absolutely stunning. It offers close up views of the falls and the Canyon. Not to be missed

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Just like the photos, amazing. The lower falls were gorgeous! Upper falls closed at Uncle Tom for renovation. Followed roadway stopping at several locations to hike and take pictures along the canyon.

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The South Rim Trail is very nice hike from the Chittenden Bridge along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone passing the Upper and Lower Falls to Artists Point – it was not that busy along the trail except near Uncle Tom’s...More

1  Thank Whistledown
Reviewed 9 July 2017

this is a superb walk in perhaps the most beautiful part of the park so on the top list of the things to do

Thank Jurgen B
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Lee-Ann59
14 January 2017|
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Response from missyolivephd | Reviewed this property |
Most of the park closes. The only part that stays open is for skiing. Check with park for extra details.
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