Grand Canyon North Rim
Offering fantastic views with less congestion, those willing to drive five hours and 212 miles from the South Rim will be rewarded a chance to see the canyon without the crowds.
Distance from nearby park entrances and cities
207 miles from Flagstaff, Arizona
212 miles from South Rim Canyon Village
351 miles from Phoenix, Arizona
275 miles from Las Vegas, Neveda
Map of the Grand Canyon’s North Rim
Grand Canyon North Rim is an Explorer’s Paradise
A more remote, rugged land John Wesley Powell described as, “ledges and cliffs where the soaring eagle is lost to view before it reaches a summit.” Read More...
Grand Canyon North Rim Trip Logistics
This side of the national park only has full services between mid-May through mid-October. It is 1,500 feet higher than the South Rim and has snowy winters. Read More...
Grand Canyon North Rim vs. South Rim
What is the North and South Rim of the Grand Canyon and how do I get there? Read More...
Grand Canyon’s Roaring Springs, Art in Water
An arduous yet beautiful hike down the North Kaibab Trail, is one of the North Rim’s awe-inspiring attractions – the source of drinking water in the canyon Read More...
Top 5 North Rim Dayhikes in the Grand Canyon
Follow level paths along the canyon edge or go deeper on Kaibab Trail. Read More...
Top North Rim Viewpoints in the Grand Canyon
Don’t miss the views at the Grand Canyon’s quieter side – the North Rim. Top views can be had at Cape Royal and Point Imperial. Read More...