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Kaibab National Forest

U.S. 89a/Az 67, Jacob Lake, AZ
+1 928-643-7298
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US$ 276.99*
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45-minute Helicopter Flight Over the Grand Canyon from Tusayan, Arizona
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US$ 243.99*
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25-minute Grand Canyon Dancer Helicopter Tour from Tusayan, Arizona
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Grand Canyon Helicopter Flights with Optional Jeep Tour
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Parkland consisting of more than 1.5 million acres that border the north and south rims of Grand Canyon National Park.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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U.S. 89a/Az 67, Jacob Lake, AZ
+1 928-643-7298
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Went South out of Fredonia on 89A a few miles and turned right on 22. Went a few more miles and the hiway made a curve to the left. Should have stayed on it because the"road" we ended up on was 2 dirt tracks made...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My sister and I visited the visitor center and the reps were very informative! The center was equipped with good books and resources.

Thank peanutsonparade
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Our tour bus drove through the KAIBAB (pronounced: chi-bab) NATIONAL FOREST on the way to the Grand Canyon & then we also flew over it while on a GC Helicopter Tour. This National Forest surrounds both sides of the Grand Canyon. As we traveled thru...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

There are so many beautiful drives in northern Arizona and the Kaibab national Forest is just another one of them. Have your camera ready and be prepared to stop for the photo opportunities. Not a treacherous drive by any means but very pretty. Takes a...More

Thank Fastphilad
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We followed the map we received at the entrance to Grand Canyon National Park, North Rim to various overlooks designated on the map ending at the Lodge. It was overrun with tourists and after appreciating the views and discovering the restaurant was booked until late,...More

Thank ALMink49009
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We drove through the Kaibab National Forest on our way from Utah to the Grand Canyon. The view is amazing. At one point you climb to almost 10,000 feet. The temperature went from 93 to 59 as we ascended up the mountain. At the top,...More

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were on a 3 week off-road trip and the North Rim was a key part of that agenda. Kaibab ended up being a high point also. We felt like we were the only ones around in most of our travels in the NF. Be...More

Thank Tad A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

And that's not due to the altitude. Seemingly manicured small open plains enclosed by expanses of forests. A drive of promise leading to the spectacular sights from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon.

Thank PBCinEngland
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Remote, peaceful and beautiful. Added bonus for hiking around the north Rim: no bears! Freshest air in Arizona.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We drove through the nation forest to and from the north rim of the Grand canyon. Wildflowers were blooming in July! We saw bison and plenty of deer. It was beautiful

Thank boomcintyre
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Chad T
16 December 2016|
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Response from 24connie | Reviewed this property |
We were summer travelers!
Cheri C
26 October 2016|
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Response from Chris L | Reviewed this property |
Realize there are limited trails. We found the ones on the north side of the canyon are less traveled.
12 September 2016|
Response from summarah |
...oops I obviously meant “map” LOL