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Puts life in perspective

This trail is on the South Rim. As you walk west you come to the Trail of Time. It's really well... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Interesting part of the south rim trail.

Along the rim trail are markers starting way back when the canyon was formed. There are different... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

This trail is on the South Rim. As you walk west you come to the Trail of Time. It's really well done with each metre you walk marked out as 10 million years. It represents the depth of the Canyon and the rock formed during...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CardiffMaddie
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Along the rim trail are markers starting way back when the canyon was formed. There are different hunks of rock along the way that are labeled. Interesting to see the different rocks with a name and be able to touch them. The trail is paved...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nicolediane
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Upon arrival, we decided go straight to park at Verkamp's Visitor's Center, instead of to the main area & I loved that we did that! There were only a handful of people along the rim in that area, so our first views of the canyon...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GypsyGeorgia
Reviewed August 20, 2017

As a retired elementary school teacher, I highly recommend this experience. This section of the rim trail is a great place to take kids or just go yourself for a physical representation of time. It is an easy flat walk. Start at the present time...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lentz316
Reviewed July 25, 2017

On the tail end of a jaw dropping tour of Zion, Bryce, Antelope and Grand Canyons, the walk on the southern rim was expected to be beautiful, even stunning, as it was. But the Trail of Time lent a whole new level of understanding to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Andrew P
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We visited the South Rim of the Grand Canyon with our 11 year old grandson during his Spring Break. He's interested in geology and he loved the Trail of Time. A lot of information is provided on signs along the path and there are examples...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Michael G
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We followed the Teail of Time around the south rim of the canyon. The trail is ideal to keep children interested and the information is presented clearly. There are rock samples, information boards and viewing tubes to help you understand how the canyon was formed....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank jules4john
Reviewed February 7, 2017

It is a foregone notion that you need to walk the trail of time when you visit the South Rim of Grand Canyon Village. Stretching from the Verkamps Centre to Yavapai point this unique stretch of the rim trail not only offers gorgeous views of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank RaktimRay
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The Trail of Time is on the South Rim Trail between Yavapai Point and the Verkamp Visitor Center. The oldest point in time is towards the Verkamp Visitor Center. While you walk along the rim trail, you can read about the geology of the different...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Illinois_John
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

The Trail of Time is a great trail if you like geology or natural history. If you do not like geology or natural history, do not waste your time.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank prussianglory1871
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