14 of the Best Hotels Near the Grand Canyon

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The Grand Canyon is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World. Whether this is your first visit to the Grand Canyon or your tenth visit, it’s important to carefully choose a hotel near the Grand Canyon so that you can make the most of out of your trip. In this post, we’re sharing … Read more

The Rim Trail at the Grand Canyon (Full Guide!)

Grand Canyon Rim Trail

A trip to the Grand Canyon’s south rim would not be complete without visiting the Grand Canyon Rim Trail. The Rim Trail is the very first thing we did when we arrived to the South Rim! While most visitors flocked to the visitor center and Mather Point for a first glimpse of the canyon, we … Read more

Trail of Time: One of the Best Trails in the Grand Canyon

Trail of Time

There is just so much to see at the Grand Canyon, and the Trail of Time is one of the most interesting hikes there! The Trail of Time is one of the world’s largest geoscience exhibitions. If you have questions like “How was the Grand Canyon formed?” and “What types of rocks are within the … Read more

How We Handled Car Trouble at the Grand Canyon (And Quickly Got Back to Our Road Trip!)

Grand Canyon

Having car trouble on vacation is absolutely no fun. After investing so much time and energy into planning a trip, it can be a real bummer when you have transportation difficulties. It can also be stressful and overwhelming to figure out where to go and how to fix the issue. In addition to all of … Read more

Visiting Grand Canyon with a Baby or a Toddler (Full Guide!)

Grand Canyon with a Toddler

Thinking of traveling to the Grand Canyon with a baby or a toddler? As one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon is certainly a bucket-list destination. But you may be wondering, is it safe to bring young children to the Grand Canyon? Is it easy to visit the Grand Canyon … Read more

Horseshoe Bend Trail: Complete Guide for Your Visit

Woman at Horseshoe Bend Trail in Page, Arizona

The trail to Horseshoe Bend will lead you to one of the most awe-inspiring viewpoints you will ever see. At the Horseshoe Bend viewpoint, the Colorado River nearly wraps around itself as it carves through the sandstone. From the observation deck, you’ll have an almost aerial view of the river below you as it makes … Read more

10 Best Things to Do in Springdale, Utah (Without Going to Zion)

Springdale Utah

If you’re visiting Springdale, Utah, you’re probably planning to visit the world-famous Zion National Park. There’s plenty to keep you busy at Zion, but there’s also some really fun things to do in the city of Springdale! We’ve compiled a list of 10 things to do in Springdale to help you make the most of … Read more

The Best Restaurants Near Zion National Park (Full Guide!)

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After a busy day hiking at Zion National Park, you’ll definitely be famished and ready for a good meal! The last thing you’ll want to do is sit around hungry while you look for a place to eat. If you make a plan for your hikes, you should also make a plan for your meals! … Read more

8 Easy Hikes in Zion National Park (Complete Guide!)

pa'rus trail

Zion National Park is famous for its extreme hikes (such as the hike to Angel’s Landing or The Narrows). However, Zion National Park also has a lot of easy hikes that are absolutely breathtaking. We visited Zion National Park with our toddler, and we were thrilled there were so many hikes that were accessible to … Read more