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Options for passes to national parks in Arizona/Utah for 5 people travelling in one car

You want 1 America the Beautiful Pass. (I don't think there is any such thing as a "US Parks Pass". Your link, usparkpass.com, is just a third-party site selling the same America the ...
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What access arrangements for the disabled are there to enter the Grand Canyon?

Frommers lists that Bright Angel and North Kaibab trails are 'the canyon's smoothest' trails - but as you can see on my picture with a section of the Bright Angel trail, it's not really wheelchair ...
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America the Beautiful pass or single entry - What are the admission fees for CA national parks?

Every national park has a different entrance fee policy, but the three you are going to all have the same fees: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park: $30/vehicle for 7 days Yosemite National Park: ...
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Are there any commercial flights with a view of the Grand Canyon?

It's not hard to identify flights which may fly over the Grand Canyon— but finding out which ones definitely will, and whether or not you will have a view if you take one, are a different story. With ...
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Is Grand Canyon Rim Trail longer than 5.4 mi?

The hike described on alltrails is only one section of the Rim Trail described in the NPS document. Inspecting the alltrails map, their hike starts at the point that NPS calls "Village Route Transfer"...
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Do I need to apply permit before going hiking in Grand Canyon?

You do need a permit, and per the last Space Availability Report, Bright Angel is booked immediately after Christmas, but there may still be availability (the report is from a few weeks ago) earlier ...
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Options for passes to national parks in Arizona/Utah for 5 people travelling in one car

It looks like all the options are annual. The guidance for pass use states: What does the Annual Pass cover? The Annual Pass admits pass owner/s and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per-...
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Las Vegas to Grand Canyon, Antelope and Zion in two days

It's technically feasible but unless you want to spend all you time driving with only time to take a picture at each location, maybe drop one. Antelope and Zion are quite far from Las Vegas and would ...
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What to do in Grand Canyon during Christmas to New Year's?

Flagstaff is no longer a small town. The metro area has an estimated population of over 135,000. I suggest looking at the Grand Canyon web site and making a reservation for lodging, either in the ...
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Getting tickets to Antelope Canyon

The statement that the cited website is the official website for Antelope Canyon tours is false. I found a list of companies which offer tours to Antelope Canyon (note that the prices listed in the ...
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How to travel between points in Grand Canyon when there is no shuttle?

You can walk or drive. If you're doing a point-to-point walk, then having two cars is helpful: drop off one at the end point of your walk, using the other car to drive to the start point. I doubt ...
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Getting tickets to Antelope Canyon

There are multiple Antelope Canyons you can visit. Examples are: Upper Antilope Canyon: https://navajotours.com Lower Antilope Canyon: https://lowerantelope.com Antelope Canyon X: https://www....
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Grand Canyon in a day

Weather etc I don't know - my experience go back to a 13th July in the eighties. I remember that the north rim is ~200 meters higher that south. Got a room in a Flagstaff motel. First day> Near sunset ...
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View the Grand Canyon by helicopter - is it real?

About 20 years ago I sent a couple of nights in Grand Canyon Village. I flew with Papillon from Grand Canyon Airport, on the south rim of the canyon, around 70 miles NW of Flagstaff, AZ. I just ...
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