Grand Canyon, Day 2: Ribbon Falls

Ribbon Falls is a delicate and photogenic waterfall located about a quarter-mile from the North Kaibab Trail. Tucked into a grotto, this tiered waterfall is a great place to relax, contemplate, and meditate upon both the minute subtleties of the canyon.Distance: 3.2Elevation Gained: 360'Difficulty: EasyTime: ??Critters: LizardsOne of the most surprising things about visiting the …

Grand Canyon, Day 2: Bright Angel Canyon

Past Phantom Ranch, Bright Angel Canyon first transitions through a narrow, twisted section called "The Box" before opening up into a broad canyon dominated by towering buttes. Ribbon Falls pours delicately into a grotto to the west, while shady Cottonwood Campground - the last developed campground before the North Rim - awaits the weary hiker.Distance: …