Most tourists turn around at the rim.
You see the
Fall asleep under the stars.
Wake up in the backcountry.
Classic Grand Canyon hikes"Leave it as it is," Theodore Roosevelt said of Grand Canyon. "The ages have been at work on it." Today, hikers can visit a place substantially unchanged since Roosevelt spoke those words in 1903. The trails of Grand Canyon traverse a classic American landscape that has inspired countless visitors.
Expert knowledgeWho was the first person to run the Colorado River? Why is the rock so colorful? How do we know that giant sloths once lived here? Hiking with Canyonology Treks is like having an on-call interpretive ranger. For many, Grand Canyon will be a once-in-a-lifetime trip — the kind of trip that deserves an expert guide.
Itineraries from one to five days
Go deep, or go deeper. Here are a few of our favorite trips.
South Kaibab Day Hike
- Ideal for one-day visits
- Expansive views
- Shorter distance
- A classic trek on Grand Canyon's best-maintained trails
- Two nights beneath the rim
- See the Colorado River up close
Hermit Loop4-Day Trip
- Remote and challenging
- Inner-canyon solitude
- Seldom-seen views
There’s no better way to experience Grand Canyon.
"A Grand Canyon trip isn't complete without Canyonology Treks!"
Kathleen — Melbourne, Australia
Why travel with Canyonology Treks?
You're hiking with a local expert.
Billions of years of Earth's geologic history are on display at Grand Canyon. Humans have lived here for thousands of years. Countless species of plants and animals call the canyon home. There's an interesting story almost everywhere you look — but you have to know what to look for.
Camping is better when someone else makes the coffee.
When was the last time you made dinner in the backcountry? Canyonology Treks handles everything from breakfast to dessert.
It's cheaper than upgrading all the out-of-date gear in your basement.
Grand Canyon is more fun when you're not struggling with an external-frame pack from the 1970s. When it comes to the big-ticket items, Canyonology Treks has you covered. We supply high-quality tents, packs, sleeping bags, and trekking poles.
Grand Canyon is like no other place.
From the climate to the terrain, Grand Canyon is a place of extremes. Your guide is familiar with trail conditions, weather patterns, and other variables.