Adventure Headquarters


Exploring the Grand Canyon can present a lot of questions. Please read through the FAQ to learn more about what to expect from this unique experience.

Our guides will coordinate the best meeting location with you for your tailored experience a few days ahead of your scheduled hike. They will also be in contact the evening before to confirm this location.

Depending on the hike and time of year, hikes typically begin between 6am and 8am on the South Rim.

We provide the following for each hiker:

  • Hiking guide
  • Trekking poles
  • Daypack
  • Snacks

Each hiker should bring the following:

  • Entry fee into Grand Canyon National Park ($35/vehicle)
  • Sturdy hiking boots/shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • 1-3L of water depending on length of hike
  • Rain jacket
  • For seasons other than mid-Summer, bring fleece/insulating layer of clothing
  • For Fall, bring a warm hat and gloves