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Rim Trail - Hermit's Rest to Village, AZ

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Distance One Way 7.4 miles
Trailhead Elevation 6,806 feet
Elevation Gain 407 feet
Accumulated Gain 747 feet
Avg Time One Way 3-4 hours
Kokopelli Seeds 9.89
Dogs not allowed
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Preferred   Apr, May, Sep, Oct → 8 AM
Seasons   Spring to Autumn
Sun  5:33am - 7:19pm
Official Route
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West of the Mess
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Likely In-Season!
The Rim Trail leads along the south rim of the canyon about 11.2 miles from Hermits Rest to Pipe Creek Overlook.

Hermit's Rest to Village 7.4 mi
Hermit's Rest to Pima Point1.1 mi
Pima Point to The Abyss2.6 mi
The Abyss to Mohave Point1.0 mi
Mohave Point to Hopi Point0.8 mi
Hopi Point to Powell Point0.2 mi
Powell Point to Maricopa Point0.5 mi
Maricopa Point to Trailview Overlook0.7 mi
Trailview Overlook to Village0.5 mi
Village to Mather Point 2.5 mi
Village to Yavapai Point1.9 mi
Yavapai Point to Mather Point0.6 mi
Mather Point to Pipe Creek Overlook 1.2 mi
Mather Point to Pipe Creek Overlook1.2 mi

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2018-07-14 HAZ_Hikebot

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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

Map Drive
Paved - Car Okay

To hike
From Flagstaff go North on Highway 180. Along the way you will pass the San Francisco Peaks and not much else through Tusayan to Grand Canyon Village. You will receive a map & information at the GC park entrance.

Starts at the West Rim Interchange. Can access from any of the outlook stops along Hermit Road.
90+° 8am - 6pm kills
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Super Wide Brim Sun Hat for Men or Women
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