To my opinion - the best part of the Grand canyon. If you've been here and you are short in time you can skip Grand Canyon . You can do it in 1 hour
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A short hike but be prepared for hoardes of tourists including buses even on the hottest days. Nice views but scary to see some practically dangling off the cliff to get their shot. Keep going unless you want a quick jaunt that is cloying.
A lovely walk with some uphill and downhill out to a dazzling view over the Horsehoe Bend. It's a little unnerving to see people right on the edge of a hundreds-of-feet drop, but it's a relatively short if hot walk from the parking area just...More
My husband and I visited Horseshoe Bend very early in the morning on a very hot day. It was not crowded and the hike (up and down the hill) was ok due to the cooler temps. Pictures would have been better later in the day
Horsehoe bend looks just like the photos but impossible to take a photo with a camera and capture the entire bend in an image. It is so crowded at sunset. Well worth a visit and is a short walk from the road side parking