My parents talked about taking a family vacation to the Grand Canyon when I was ten. Although that trip didn’t work out I never forgot about going there and finally went for a visit a couple of years ago. It was as rugged and spectacular as I had imagined.
As I walked (slowly) on one of the trails I got passed by many hikers, but that was fine because my objective was to look around and take lots of pictures. When I passed the Bright Angel Trail and saw all the groups starting off on their adventures I thought about following them. But after a few steps on the steep and narrow path I decided the Rim Trail was enough of a challenge!
By staying on a wider trail I could safely admire the views and find places to take photos. These were more scenes from that day.
Here’s a bird in a tree by the edge of the canyon.
My Grand Canyon visit was unforgettable and worth the long wait!