Trancept Trail

Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
Length: 3.00 mi.
Type: Out & Back

About This Trail

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With multiple views of the Grand Canyon, this fairly-easy, 3-mile Transept Trail follows the canyon rim from Grand Canyon Lodge to the North Rim Campground. There are also many rocks along the path with fossils in them, including crinoids, shells, sponges, and many other sea creatures. Catch the beautiful wildflowers in the spring and lots of nature viewing. 

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Trail Features

Surface type Dirt
Elevation gain 282 ft.
Stroller friendly No
ADA accessible No
Water fountains No
Bathrooms No
Pet friendly No
Nearby convenience store No
Camping Nearby Yes
Emergency support
within 5 miles

Trail highlights

Camping Nearby, Viewpoint, and Wildlife Viewing

Fee & Parking Details

Fee : $30.00

The Grand Canyon National Park fee is $30 per vehicle.

Trail Contributor

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