What Kind of Activities Can You Do at the Grand Canyon?

What Kind of Activities Can You Do at the Grand Canyon?

The Grand Canyon is a world-famous landmark and tourist attraction, and most people plan to visit this magnificent wonder at least once in their lifetime. What kind of activities can you do at the Grand Canyon? Here are some of the best to add to your itinerary.

The 8 Best Grand Canyon Activities

As you start planning your Grand Canyon vacation itinerary, be sure you keep these top eight must-do activities in mind.

1. Hike the Grand Canyon

The greater Grand Canyon region is a hiker’s paradise. There are numerous trails suitable for all experience levels, whether you prefer something technical or a leisurely meander to take in the views. 

2. Experience the Grand Canyon IMAX Theater

Enjoy a break from the great outdoors and be astounded by the six-story movie screen showcasing the hidden secrets of the Grand Canyon. This incredible movie experience is great for the whole family. 

3. Explore the Grand Canyon Skywalk

For a full-day adventure, walk the semi-circular glass bridge over the Grand Canyon. The Skywalk extends 70 feet over the Canyon and is 4,000 feet from the bottom, making it a unique way to experience picturesque views.

4. Take a Mule Ride 

Traverse the Canyon further than you can go by foot with a mule ride. Explore the famous Bright Angel and South Kaibab trails.

5. Ride a Train

Experience the Grand Canyon with a unique train ride. This adventure combines history and sightseeing, ensuring a memorable journey suitable for any traveler.

6. Go Rafting on the Colorado River

Explore the area by raft on the Colorado River  — one of the most exciting ways to experience the Canyon.

7. Take a Helicopter Ride Over the Grand Canyon

For a unique perspective of the Canyon, fly over it with a helicopter. See this natural wonder from the air. 

8. Go on a Grand Canyon Jeep Trip

View an incredible range of wildlife, while exploring the backcountry desert near the Grand Canyon by Jeep.

Plan Your Grand Canyon Adventure and Book Your Stay Today

Grand Canyon / Williams KOA Journey offers you the ideal base to explore all the fun things to do at the Grand Canyon. Book your stay at one of our cozy cabins or bring along your RV. With exceptional amenities and proximity to world-famous landmarks, staying at the campground offers an unforgettable experience. 

Plan your activities at the Grand Canyon and book your stay today.

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