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Havasupai Falls

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Address: Havasu Creek, Supai, AZ 86435

Often called the "Shangri-la of the Grand Canyon," visitors can...

Often called the "Shangri-la of the Grand Canyon," visitors can hike, camp or just soak up the sun around these beautiful falls where rushing water spills from red cliffs into brilliant aquamarine pools.

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Havasupai: A Trip of a Lifetime! Feb 10th-12th, 2017 —Reserved Permits online

I managed to get 2 permits from their new online reservation system for my boyfriend and I. Weather: ~72F and overcast for most of our trip, Water Temp ~70F We hiked down... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Morgan E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I managed to get 2 permits from their new online reservation system for my boyfriend and I. Weather: ~72F and overcast for most of our trip, Water Temp ~70F We hiked down Friday with backpacks (~4 hours) and when we checked in at the Tourist info Office they checked my ID to see if it matched the reservation, gave us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This hike started my love for backpacking and the outdoors. We went with a guide company that took care of everything including cooking and all supplies brought in by mules. We really enjoyed being able to focus 100% on the scenery and the hiking with a day pack. The views were incredible. Water was perfect temperature. The weather in April... More 

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

New rules for anyone wanting passes for havasupai. This year you have to pay upfront for camping passes by visa or MasterCard, and there will be no refunds. This was a AWSOME trip. Best advice is to train train train before hand. It is a lot of hard work, but so worth the effort. The waterfalls are more beautiful in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I believe this 1966 camping trip was not only one of my most enjoyable and memorable trips but may have been my last. We hiked in of course, however you could schedule to be brought in by horseback. We stayed 5 days and visted the village store once for ice and a few other items. There was a lot to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I did A LOT of research prior to my trip to Havasupai and I am glad I did. We were a group of 7 and stayed 3 nights camping. Some tips and tricks! 1. Get a permit. The hike is 10 miles in and if you are going on a weekend, they may not have space for you to camp.... More 

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Limburg Province, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Making a reservation/sneaking in: We had been calling and calling for days to make a reservation for the campground, most of the time we didn't get through or they just didn't pick up the phone. When they finally did pick up, they told us they were fully booked for the 3 days we had in mind, eventhough reservations were just... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I am probably the least active person I know. I did not go on too many hikes to prepare myself - in the end I can say I under estimated the hike BUT I survived. We started our hike down with all our gear at 630am and took us about 6hours to reach the campsite - there were plenty of... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

It is hard to get reservations here so plan in advance. Hike is tough and long, especially with a full pack. Bring water and electrolyte. If you get cold suggest a shortie wet suit which extends your time to play in the water. Recommend water shoes with closed toe. Potable water available in the village near check in and in... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Definitely a bucket list item, however you need to know exactly what to expect. Don't get me wrong: we loved it. That stated, here are a few gotchas. Guide - We used Wildland Trekking (Dakota was our guide) and were happy with the service. If you can get a permit, you are way smarter than me. We tried for days... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I hiked the Havasu Falls trail with a group of friends on a 3 day 2 night camping, guided tour booked through Wildland Trekking. It was my first, but not my last, trip to the Grand Canyon and I loved it! Wildland Trekking provided transportation from our hotel in Flagstaff, which was about a 3 hour drive. They also provided... More 

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