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Guided Hiking Tours and Backpacking Trips

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Grand Canyon Backpacking Trips

Join us for a guided Grand Canyon backpacking trip with expert guides and top-of-the-line gear! We have over 25 years owner experience in adventure travel, and are the #1 rated Grand Canyon backpacking tour company on Trip Advisor. Come see why!

Whether it's for an overnight hike or a week-long expedition, backpacking into the Grand Canyon is one experience you'll never forget! We employ expert hiking guides and provide top-of-the-line gear, exceptional meals, local transportation, and an absolute commitment to fun, safety and comfort.

You can peruse our list of Grand Canyon backpacking adventures below. We offer trips with a range of difficulty levels, from moderate hikes like the Grand Canyon Classic and Indian Garden trips to extremely demanding trips like the Colorado River Traverse, and everything in between. Also, register four months in advance and save 5% on any of our scheduled Grand Canyon backpacking tours or stock/porter supported treks (doesn't apply to Inn-based, basecamp and Havasu Falls tours)!

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Grand Canyon Classic
Grand Canyon Classic
Colorado River • Classic Views • Famous Trails
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 3
Duration: 3-4 days
Per Person: $960 / $1155
Early Reg: $912 / $1098
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Rim to Rim Hike
Rim to Rim
Colorado River • Waterfalls • Famous Trails
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 3
Duration: 4 days
Per Person: $1280
Early Reg: $1216
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Indian Garden Backpacking Trip
Best Summer Grand Canyon Backpacking Award
Indian Garden
Colorado River • Classic Views • Famous Trails
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 3
Duration: 3 days
Per Person: $960
Early Reg: $912
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Hermit Loop
Guides Choice Award
Hermit Loop
Colorado River • Classic Views • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 4
Duration: 4-5 days
Per Person: $1155 / $1365
Early Reg: $1098 / $1297
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Horseshoe Mesa
Horseshoe Mesa
Classic Views • Canyon Solitude • Desert Oases
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 3
Duration: 3 days
Per Person: $960
Early Reg: $912
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Grandview Trek
#2 Guides Choice Award
Grandview Trek
Desert Oases • Colorado River • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty:   Level 4
Duration: 3-5 days
Per Person: $960 - $1365
Early Reg: $912 - $1297
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Winter Rim to Rim to Rim
Winter Rim to Rim to Rim
Colorado River • Famous Trails • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 4
Duration: 5-6 days
Per Person: $1300 / $1460
Early Reg: $1235 / $1387
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New Hance Loop
New Hance Loop
Colorado River • Classic Views • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 5
Duration: 4-5 days
Per Person: $1155 / $1365
Early Reg: $1098 / $1297
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Wonders of the Grand Canyon
Wonders of the Grand Canyon
Colorado River • Waterfalls • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 5
Duration: 6 days
Per Person: $1545
Early Reg: $1468
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Pack Rafting Rim to Rim
Packrafting Rim to Rim
Desert Oases • Packrafting • Rim to Rim
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 5
Duration: 6 days
Per Person: $1745
Early Reg: $1658
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Colorado River Traverse
Colorado River Traverse
Desert Oases • Colorado River • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 5
Duration: 4-6 days
Per Person: $1155-$1545
Early Reg: $1098-$1468
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Kanab Creek Adventure
Kanab Creek Adventure
Colorado River • Slot Canyons • Canyon Solitude
Style: Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 5
Duration: 7 days
Per Person: $1590
Early Reg: $1511
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More Grand Canyon trip styles
Stock-supported Grand Canyon hikes
Portered/Stock Trips

Experience the adventurous backcountry of the Grand Canyon and the joy of hiking with only a light day pack! Let porters or pack mules carry the gear so you can maximize your enjoyment while hiking, enjoy more elaborate meals and avoid those sore joints! Trips include porters or mules to carry the gear, all camping gear, meals, and a professional Grand Canyon hiking guide.

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Basecamp Grand Canyon Hiking and Camping Tours
Basecamp Trips

Our basecamp trips are adventurous, outdoor trips that take you deep into the Grand Canyon on challenging day hikes and return you to the rim each afternoon for shade, showers and exceptional meals around a campfire! These trips are excellent summer options because of the cooler temperatures on the rims. Trips include local transportation, camping gear, meals, park entrance fees, and a professional Grand Canyon hiking guide.

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Inn-based Grand Canyon Hiking Tours
Inn-based Tours

Hike the Grand Canyon in style! Join us for a Phantom Ranch hiking tour to the bottom of the Grand Canyon or one of our inn-based tours that include wonderful day hikes by day and rim-top accommodations, showers, shade, and dining each evening! Weather permitting, we'll also enjoy an outdoor sunset dinner at a remote spot on the rim. Trips include local transportation, lodging, meals, park entrance fees and a professional Grand Canyon guide.

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Grand Canyon Day Hikes
Day Hike Tours

Make the most of your day at the Grand Canyon on a guided day hike below the rim! Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the Canyon, enjoy the peace of mind that results from hiking with a local expert, let us take care of the gear and food, and hear amazing stories that have taken place in the Canyon. All hikes include use of a backpack, trekking poles and crampons (when necessary); snacks and lunch; and a professional Grand Canyon hiking guide.

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