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Rainbow Rim Trail - North Rim of the Grand Canyon

This incredibly sweet ride offers great views, ponderosa and aspen forest, all on a sweet single track.
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Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 36 miles
Duration: Full day

Overview :  This sweet Grand Canyon ride will take you through some outstanding and remote country. Views, intimate forest, all accesses from... more »

Tips:  Start in the middle at Locust Point, breaking the ride into two segments, perhaps with a break in between. If you start at... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Perfect Campsite on Locust Point

2. Rainbow Rim Trail sign at Locust Point

I recommend starting here, riding north to Parissawampitts and back. Then, if you have the energy, ride south to Timp Point and back. Starting from the middle like this gives you the option to bail on the whole 36 miles if you need to.

3. View of Steamboat Mountain

4. Fence Point View, Steamboat Mountain

5. Lush Meadow

6. View from Parisawampitts Point

7. Parisawampitts Point

Turn around here and head back to Locust Point

8. Aspens and Ponderosas

9. Ponderosa Forest

10. Sweet Singletrack

11. North Timp Point Trailhead

12. Elk Skeleton

13. Timp Point

Turn around here and head back to Locust Point.