Top Adventures in Marble Canyon

  • Explore Paria Beach

    The area directly below Lee's Ferry campground is known as the Paria Riffle and Beach. The Paria is a small river that feeds into the Colorado River just north of the campground. Just park at the campground parking lot next to the river and walk a...

  • Raft The Grand Canyon

    If rafting the Grand Canyon is not towards the top of your bucket list, make room. There are only so many experiences that are so incredible and grand that they can humble, amaze, and awe you day after day during, as well as for the years that fol...

  • Kayak Glen Canyon

    Starting at Lee's Ferry, you meet with a boat that will back haul you up the river close to Glen Canyon Dam for approximately $150/2 people, plus your gear. There is an overnight parking lot available. The river is swift in some spots where it wou...

  • Hike through Upper Waterholes Canyon

    Waterholes Canyon is a gorgeous slot canyon located just south of Page, Arizona that empties into Glen Canyon. The Upper Part of the Canyon is an easy, largely non-technical section that is easily accessed from Highway 89 and a clear parking turno...

    1.5 miles 300 ft gain

  • Explore the Cliff Dwellers in Marble Canyon

    The Cliff Dwellers is a unique tale that takes place the same year Prohibition began. Bill & Blanche Russel were driving through Marble Canyon when their automobile broke down. After several attempts to fix it, they found themselves camping ov...

    0.5 miles 0 ft gain

  • Explore the Horseshoe Bend Crack

    Horseshoe Bend is an iconic viewpoint, and a must-see for photographers. Check out Tiffany Nguyen's post, Hike to Horseshoe Bend, for more details on that part of the adventure. Because of its popularity and easy access, the Horseshoe Bend viewpo...

    1.9 miles

  • Hike to Horseshoe Bend

    Horseshoe Bend in Page, Arizona is classic bucket list material and for good reason. Even if they don’t know what it’s called or where it is, everyone has seen this famous spot somewhere. Rest assured; pictures cannot convey the massive scale of t...

    1.5 miles

  • Hike Cathedral Canyon

    Cathedral Canyon is located just south of Page, Arizona and west of Coppermine Road and is entirely on Navajo Land, so access is possible only by permission from a local or with a permit from one of the licensed tour companies, of which Chief Tsos...

    1 miles 50 ft gain

  • Hike the Page Mesa Trail

    The best way to loop is counter-clockwise, to avoid unnecessary uphill distance. The trail features wonderful wildflowers in the spring, and is open year round. The Page Mesa Trail typically takes between 1 and 3 hours to hike. The trail is also a...

    13.2 miles 800 ft gain

  • Hiking the Ropes Trail in Page Arizona

    The Ropes Trail is an old hiking trail below Glen Canyon Dam that has long since been abandoned by the park service. It is also one of the few trails that leads down the steep walls into the canyon. Let me say that again, it's steep. Getting there...

  • Hike the Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

    The Glen Canyon Dam separates the Colorado River from Lake Powell. The terrain on this hike is uneven and rocky. The overlook is located on Scenic View Drive off of highway 89. Glen Canyon Dam is located in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

    0.11 miles 124 ft gain

  • Hike Pedestal Alley

    Although this is a relatively short hike, the desert conditions are harsh. Make sure you are properly prepared, hydrated, and protected from the sun before starting out. Directions: From the Bullfrog Visitor Center, take Highway 276 north approxim...

    3 miles 240 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Page, Arizona

      Wahweap RV Park & Campground

      Full Hook-Up Sites (139) - Loops A, B, C, D, F 30 and 50 amp service, water and septicSites accommodate up to 45’ - very limited sites over 70’; only two vehicles per site; some double-wide spaces ...

      From $52/night

    • Page, Arizona

      Wahweap RV Park & Campground - Airstream Camping

      A legendary camping experience for vacationers from all around the world is now available at Wahweap Campground in Lake Powell. Airstream is distinctive in shape and known for their rounded aluminu...

      From $237/night

    • Page, Arizona

      Wahweap Marina Houseboats

      Your Home, Away From It All.All houseboats have comfy beds, a great living space, a fully appointed kitchen and a great sound system. The available luxury models sleep more and include better ameni...

      From $530/night

    • Page, Arizona

      Lake Powell Resort

      Here hotel guests can kick back by the side of the pool and enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery in the West. Take a boat tour, dinner cruise, or rent a powerboat for an afternoon of explorin...

      From $93/night

    • Fredonia, Arizona

      Jacob Lake Recreation Area

      Overview Jacob Lake Recreation Area is conveniently located in Jacob Lake, Arizona, the gateway to the Grand Canyon's North Rim. The campground is nestled among the towering Ponderosa Pine trees of...

    • Fredonia, Arizona

      Demotte

      Overview The DeMotte Campground is located within the North Kaibab Ranger District just seven miles north of the entrance to the Grand Canyon National Park's North Rim. This is about 25 miles south...

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