- Along the South Rim about 12 miles west of Grand Canyon Village
- 6.4 mile roundtrip
- 3- 4 hours
- Elevation Change:
- 2600 feet
- Hikeable year round
DescriptionThe Grandview trail is a very steep trail leading to Coconino saddle, 2 miles (round trip), and Horseshoe Mesa, 6.4 miles (round trip). The unmaintained trail is tougher than the Bright Angel and South Kaibab trails and is recommended for experienced desert hikers.
The trail begins on the canyon side of retaining wall at Grandview Point on Desert View Drive (12 miles east of Grand Canyon Village).
A chart showing distances and elevations is below.
(to Mesa / Toilet Jct.)