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Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Canyon
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Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Canyon

Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Canyon

Page Type: Gear Review

Object Title: Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Canyon

Manufacturer: Falcon Publishing

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Page By: 2skinners

Created/Edited: Jul 1, 2007 / Jul 1, 2007

Object ID: 3481

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Product Description

This is a small book that details out day hiking trails for both the South Rim and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.

It lists 6 easy day hikes for the South Rim and 11 easy day hikes for the less traveled North Rim.

It includes day hikes along the top of the rim as well as day hikes below the rim.

Each hike includes a general description, distance, average hiking time, type of trail (i.e. dirt, paved, etc.), trailhead elevation, high point, elevation gain, water availability, best season to hike it, a list of topo maps that pertain to the hike as well as directions to the trailhead. Even after all of that information, it gives you a more detailed description of the hike as well as key mileage points.


Paperback: 89 pages
Author: Ron Adkison
Publisher: Falcon Publishing
Language: English
Cost: $6.95
ISBN #: 1-56044-603-X

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2skinnersNicely done

Voted 4/5

Although this book is short it contains very good descriptions of the day hikes located in the Grand Canyon. The large amount of information they list in such a small section is pretty nice. I recommend this book if you are just looking for some easy day hikes to do in the Grand Canyon.

The beauty of these particular series of books is that they are extremely compact so you can easily slip them in your back pocket or backpack while doing the hikes listed in them.
Posted Jul 1, 2007 8:01 pm

Alan EllisNot bad...

Voted 3/5

...for what it is written for: Quick reference to easy day hikes. Don't get this if looking for something more comprehensive.
Posted Sep 18, 2007 9:50 pm

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