Best of Northern Arizona Tour
Flagstaff, AZ5.0 (4 reviews)
- North Rim, South Rim & Sedona
- Premier Lodging & Fantastic Cuisine
- Diverse Hand-picked Hikes
- Three Unique Landscapes
- Phenomenal Views
- Accommodations Near the Rims
- Amazing Natural & Cultural History
Join us and experience the very best hiking and outdoor destinations Northern Arizona has to offer! If you love to hike and want to experience a diversity of scenery, world-class destinations, pristine canyon country landscapes, and truly amazing trekking, look no further.
This trip combines 4 days hiking on the North and South Rims of Grand Canyon National Park with 2 days of hiking in Sedona. We throw in premier lodging, fantastic meals, natural and cultural history, and expert guides to make this an unforgettable 6 days!
We begin this trip with 2 days enjoying the quiet and solitude of Grand Canyon’s North Rim, hiking and relaxing at the North Rim Lodge located just steps from the canyons edge. Next we travel to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon for the history, classic hikes, and big canyon views that make this area so popular. At the South Rim we stay just minutes from the canyon to maximize our trail time. As a final treat we make our way to the incredible red rock landscape of Sedona where we enjoy adventurous hand-picked hikes, deluxe accommodations, and charming Southwestern meals.
If you want to indulge in the wonders Northern Arizona has to offer, this trip is for you. Enjoy a thrilling experience of Grand Canyon and Sedona all in one trip while we handle the details for you each step of the way. All you have to do is enjoy the hikes, soak in the views and relax!
Wildland Trekking is a permittee of the USFS, Red Rock Ranger District
$890 SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Unless otherwise requested, we will attempt to find you a roommate of the same gender. If you would like a single room, the single supplement will apply.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL 2
Scale of 1-5. 1 is least difficult; 5 is most difficult
This trip follows mostly maintained trails that can be a little rugged in places, often due to logs that lead to large steps up or down or erosional areas. We tackle significant elevation gains and losses over moderately long distances.
Up to 9 mi
Max Daily Elev. ↑↓:
Up to 2500 ft
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THIS TRIP
- Hiking uphill or downhill with a 8-12 lb backpack for 6-8 hours
- Maintaining balance and footing on variable, uneven terrain
- Hiking in 95+ degree fahrenheit temperatures (May-Sept)
- Hiking with occasional, moderate heights exposure
SOLITUDE LEVEL 2
1 least solitude, 5 most solitude
You can expect as much as an hour of solitude at a time while hiking.
WHY WE BASE IN FLAGSTAFF VS. PHOENIX
- Reduced drive time by 3 hours on first day of hiking
- Guide support is only an hour away vs. 4-5 hours away in Phoenix.
- Increased flexibility with unforeseen circumstances
- Flagstaff is a scenic mountain town with great hiking and restaurants!
Groome Transportation operates an Arizona Shuttle that makes 9 dependable trips daily each direction between Phoenix and Flagstaff. The duration is 2.5-3 hours. They pickup/drop off at Sky Harbor Airport and the Metro Center in Phoenix, and in Flagstaff at the Amtrak Station (near downtown) and the NAU campus.
Note: Groome also offers daily transportation (3 trips in each direction) from Flagstaff to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix has a fantastic car rental facility that is easily accessible and hosts a great variety of companies. We recommend checking Priceline.com as well for especially good deals.
ARIZONA EXECUTIVE TRANSPORT
Arizona Executive Transport offers private, reliable SUV service between Phoenix and Flagstaff. This option is best if you’re traveling in a group of 3 or 4. As Wildland Trekking guests, your one-way cost for up to 4 passengers is only $275. Simply type “Wildland Trekking Company” in the Discount Code Box at the bottom of the online registration page. You can go to http://www.arizonaexecutivellc.com to make your reservations online.
MINIMUM OF 2 GUESTS
If a trip does not reach the minimum number of guests, you may choose to transfer to another trip date or another trip, be refunded your payments in full, or you may have the choice to pay a supplemental fee to run the trip with fewer guests. We make the final determination for these trips 4-6 weeks before the departure date, and notify guests of changes and options immediately.
Travel in perfect company by booking a private trip exclusively for your group!
Our sliding scale for private trips is based on the final number of guests in your group. Rates are per person and do not include sales tax, national park fees or guide gratuity. The final rate is based on the actual number of guests on the trip and may adjust based on cancellations or additions.
Please Note: you can also enjoy a private trip at our normal scheduled rates by filling any empty tour to capacity. However, if group members drop from the tour those spots will automatically become available on our website for instant booking. By purchasing a private trip at the rates listed below, your trip will remain exclusive to your group regardless of cancellations.
Private Rates FOr This Trip
- 2 People: Rate x 2.5
- 3 People: Rate x 2
- 4 People: Rate x 1.5
- 5+ People: Rate x 1.15
*all rates are per person and single supplements apply
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