Kaibab Rim (Orange Route)Now In Service
50 Minutes Round-trip(without getting off the bus)
Summer 2019 Bus ScheduleMay 26, through September 7, 2019:
Every 30 minutes, 4 – 6 am
Every 15 minutes, 6 am to 30 minutes after sunset
(Last bus 30 minutes after sunset)
Visitors should be at a bus stop no later then 30 minutes after sunset.
View Sunset Times
This route and the morning Hiker's Express shuttle bus offer the only motorized access to South Kaibab Trailhead.
The Kaibab/Rim Route provides excellent walking and cycling opportunities via the Rim and Greenway trails – be aware of ice and snow during the winter months along these trails.
Yaki Point is an excellent place to view the sunrise and sunset. Please refer to the loop diagram below, along with the South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide, (shown below the route diagram below) for more information on this scenic route.
Points of Interest
Points of interest are also shown below on the South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. When you enter the park, you will receive a paper copy of this map.
Possible Itineraries Along This Route:
Beautiful Views, Ecology and So Much More
Discover the Canyon's Geologic Story
Pedal Along the Canyon Rim
When walking or cycling at the Grand Canyon, make sure to take your time and carry food and water with you. The South Rim of Grand Canyon averages 7,000 feet / 2,134 meters above sea level. Visitors with respiratory or heart problems may experience difficulties. Exercising at this elevation can be strenuous.
Last updated: May 29, 2019