Hit the Trail: Phantom Ranch, Grand Canyon, Sedona & the Southwest is dedicated to helping those planning a visit to Grand Canyon National Park and the southwest. Whether you plan on hiking, backpacking, taking a mule or a river trip, you’ll find information, tips and resources that will make planning your trip much easier, safer and a lot more fun!
Grand Canyon Weather
When most people think of Arizona, they think of heat, sand dunes, cactus, and rattlesnakes. Many do not realize that the only place you'll even find large concentrations of sand dunes in Arizona is near Yuma, right on the Arizona/California border! Even much of Phoenix rises over 1000 feet in … Read more
Grand Canyon National Park Links
You can download literature for planning your visit to the park directly from Grand Canyon's Park Trip Planning Publications page. The following documents are available there and will help you plan your trip here. The Trip Planner is an all around planner that includes maps and information that … Read more