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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I stayed at the Bright Angel Campground March 2-4. I'm not an experienced camper but my expectations were beyond surpassed with the layout of the campground, the cleanliness of the bathroom facilities, and the friendliness of the Rangers. I would love to experience the base...More

4  Thank gabbydom
Reviewed 3 March 2018

First - you have to get a permit to camp here. The camp sites are great. Level, clean, near a running creek. There are toilets with running water as part of the grounds. You can get fresh drinking water. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO MAKE THIS HIKE!

5  Thank buckeye_bobcat
Reviewed 7 September 2017

On our Rim to rim hike in the canyon, we got lucky to obtain a wilderness permit and we decided to camp at the Bright Angel campground. Upon arrival the ranger (sounded very knowledgeable) immediately visited us and talked us through the rules and precautions...More

4  Thank Sid O
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Our visit to the Grand Canyon was only made complete with a hike to the bottom of the Grand Canyon! We wait-listed on arrival to the national park for 2 days to get a site at this campground. Staff at the top of the canyon...More

3  Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

After a long hot hike it was wonderful to sit in the creek and cool off. The campsites are level, spacious and all have shade at one time of day or another (creekside campsites are very shaded). The nearby canyon wall provides a great backdrop....More

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AllenH1
2 September 2017|
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Response from terry3124 | Reviewed this property |
Permits are by lottery. November tends to be the easiest month to get them. The trends for permits are on the national park service site so that can help guide you. You can order meals ahead of time and eat at phantom but... More
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20 April 2017|
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Response from agriffi8 | Reviewed this property |
You request the hiking permit. Once it is paid for and approved then you dont have to do anything else. When you get to the bottom you simply pick an empty site and set up camp. A ranger will come along and check your hiking... More
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Response from Chicago_ks | Reviewed this property |
Not the site I had. I got spotty cell service at Maswick lodge.
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"There are sites right next to the water but these usually go first."
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"campsites are well maintained and available next to the creek"
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"Note that this review pertains to the RV park we stayed at. We feel the park's hotels will prove adequate..."
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"Bring an AC charger for your cell phone for pictures. Outlets are in the bathroom."
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