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"The North Rim of the Grand..." Utah Things to Do Tip by Pierre_Rouss

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The North Rim of the Grand Canyon
The North Rim has a different beauty that the South Rim. The South Rim drops almost vertically from the edge down to the bottom (I will estimate a 60 degree average angle), while the North Rim drops more gently (estimate of 30-45 degree) in comparison. The walk down is easier though longer on the North Rim, the view from there of the South Rim is great although I preferred looking at the North Rim from the South. It’s definitely worth the trip though, but if you don’t have the time, keep to the South Rim.

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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