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Address: West Rim Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Just like everywhere on South Rim, this Place was awesome. Employees are very Helpful & Knowledgeable...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just like everywhere on South Rim, this Place was awesome. Employees are very Helpful & Knowledgeable...

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the shuttle bus to Hermits Rest, took lunch and ate it on the benched there, also food outlet and toilets. Great starting point to walk the 7 miles back to the village.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This had some stories to share and things to see. Plus the view is astounding, one of my favorite of the places we saw along the way.

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Menlo Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place to visit on on the South Rim. My wife, our son, and I were here in the season when one can take a private car to Hermit's Rest; from March 1 to Nov 30 you need to take the free shuttle. Walking a couple of miles on the paved trail on the Rim toward the... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By visiting in the winter, we were able to drive to Hermit's rest, stopping at every turn-out for another view of the canyon. The fireplace inside was putting out a lot of warmth, felt good since it was chilly outside. We saw 4 elk on our drive back to the village...girls out for lunch.

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the different Grand Canyon viewpoints along the way, it feels great to reach the Hermit's rest when it's cold outside and they have the fireplace burning. Limited snack options and some gifts are available. Have a walk around the place even if you don't plan on hiking the trail.

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Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The structure is unique and interesting place to visit. The gift shop inside is not impressive, but perhaps the trail,is worth the drive.

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Port Lavaca, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Best views are had by walking the rim up to Hermits Rest and riding the bus back. There is a snack bar and store at Hermits Rest. A couple of restrooms along the way.

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ABUDHABI UAE
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282 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

In addition to the grand views (but not the best according to us) , this terminal point of the Red route on the West Rim has toilets, drinking water and a snack bar+ souvenir shop. Apparently a good place for viewing sunsets. Also the starting point for Hermit Trailhead.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

It is architecturally very interesting. Many people were there enjoying their hot chocolate or other beverages. It can be reached by bus or you can walk to this spot.

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