(Please View Large)…….Originally built by the Havasupai,Native American tribe,….From the Rim to Phantom Ranch it`s 9.3 miles. It`s a wonderful hike if your in good shape,….In my younger days my wife & I hiked it twice.,…..I still have hopes of hiking it again.,…In the photo if you look at the lower ,middle right you can see some of the trail from the rim. ….Sony A100,….1/640 sec.,…f/7.1,….ISO 200,….Tamron 10/24mm,..

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  • DryFlyPhoto
    DryFlyPhotoalmost 4 years ago

    I too have hiked this trail in my younger days, John. Excellent capture.

  • Thank you Scott,…Did you enjoy your hike?….

    – JohnDSmith

  • And thank you for the fav.,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • Teresa Smith
    Teresa Smithalmost 4 years ago

    This is beautiful John.

  • thank You Teresa,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • Bootiewootsy
    Bootiewootsyalmost 4 years ago

    Oh wow, just gorgeous, John…I have been there and thanks for the memories…

  • Thank you Bootie, glad you like it,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • Debbie Robbins
    Debbie Robbinsalmost 4 years ago

    AMAZING addition to those fabulous shots … what a lovely memory of that trip you have with ALL your captures John!!!!! :)))))

  • Pleased that you like it,…Thanks for your great comment and fav.,….

    – JohnDSmith

  • icesrun
    icesrunalmost 4 years ago

    This is a wonderful capture! So proud that you had hiked up there. The colors are just amazing .

  • Icesrun,….I thank you,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • Jan Siemucha
    Jan Siemuchaalmost 4 years ago

    Wow, I might have to this my most favorite after all. Excellent capture, John. Beautifully done. Fantastic image.

  • Jan,..really pleased that you like it,…Thank you very much for your comment and fav.,….

    – JohnDSmith

  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonalmost 4 years ago

    Beautiful scene and work

  • Bubbleblue,… I thank you,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • lorilee
    lorileealmost 4 years ago


  • Thank you Lori,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • RebeccaBlackman
    RebeccaBlackmanalmost 4 years ago

    Wow! Simply beautiful, you have some wonderful shots of the grand canyon, makes me feel as if I were actually there….

  • Rebecca,..I thank you,…

    – JohnDSmith

  • Barbara Manis
    Barbara Manisalmost 4 years ago

    Very beautiful capture, John!

  • Barbara,..I thank you very much,…

    – JohnDSmith

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