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Phantom Ranch, Grand Canyon National Park: 374 reviews and 8 photos

  Phantom Ranch
by goingsolo
 
 

I didn't stay here, but thought it was worth mentioning.

Phantom Ranch
Distance - 6.8 miles down the South Kaibab Trail, 4.8 along the River Trail and up part of the Bright Angel Trail to Indian Gardens Camp, 3 miles round trip to Plateau Point and back (Optional side hike), 4.7 miles out on the Bright Angel Trailhead
Elevation - 7,260ft. to 2,450ft. to 6,860ft.
Best Seasons - September through May.

Unique Qualities: Phantom Ranch is the only non-campground place to stay below the rim. There are cabins, dorms with bunk beds, separate showers, a place to buy sodas, snacks and postcards and a telephone. The dining hall also serves breakfast and dinner,

Address: North Kaibab Trail, South Rim, bottom of Grand Canyon, Arizona, 86023, United States
Price Comparison: most expensive
Phone: +1 888-297-2757
Price: US$40-80
Theme: Hostel
Website: http://www.grandcanyonlodges.com/lodging/phantom-ranch/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 28, 2004
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