Vegas to North Rim Airplane Tour with Ground Exploration and Optional ATV Ride
Depart from Las Vegas for an exhilarating air tour to the Grand Canyon. Explore the North Rim on a guided 4x4 excursion, or, experience the adrenaline as you drive an ATV through Whitmore Canyon and Lake Mead Recreational Area, all the way to the North Rim.
North Rim Airplane Tour with Ground Exploration and Optional ATV Ride Highlights:
- Enjoy the scenery below as you fly over Hoover Dam, Lake Mead and the Colorado River before reaching the Grand Canyon.
- Touch down on the airstrip at Bar 10 Ranch and embark on a ground tour in a Polaris Ranger.
- For thrill seekers, opt for an ATV and experience the adrenaline rush as you ride through the rugged wilderness of the North Rim.
- At 3,000 feet (880 m) above the Colorado River, peer down at the incredible drop from the rim and be sure to keep an eye out for the canyon’s unique wildlife.
- Return to Bar 10 Ranch for a delicious homemade BBQ lunch before catching your return flight.
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
A staggering 3,000 feet above the Colorado River, the North Rim offers a truly unique Grand Canyon experience. Considered the ‘quiet’ rim, it receives a tenth of the visitors as the South Rim - but don’t let that deter you! Home to two of the park’s most popular viewpoints, the North Rim is full of incredible photo ops. Swing by the 8,803-foot Point Imperial, the rims highest point, and head to Bright Angel Point for stunning views of the Roaring Springs. With hardly any crowds, the North Rim offers an intimate Grand Canyon experience.
About Your North Rim Airplane Tour with Ground Exploration Experience:
After being picked up from your hotel, make your way to the airport in Boulder City and board your plane to the Grand Canyon. Fly over Lake Mead, Hoover Dam and the Colorado River. Touch down on the airstrip at Bar 10 Ranch and begin your ground tour on a Polaris Ranger. You’ll travel through Whitmore Canyon and Lake Mead Recreation Area, to the northern rim of the Grand Canyon. Return to Bar 10 Ranch for a delicious homemade BBQ lunch before catching your return flight.
Upgrade to an ATV Ride!
For thrill seekers, add an ATV to your tour and experience the adrenaline rush as your ride through the rugged wilderness of the North Rim. On your exciting excursion, you’ll drive through Whitmore Canyon and Lake Mead Recreational Area, all the way to the northern rim of the Grand Canyon.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- 90 minute round trip airplane flight from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon Airport
- Scenic flight from Grand Canyon Airport to Bar 10 Ranch
- Multilingual in-flight narration
- Guided Polaris Ranger ride down a 4x4 trail to Grand Canyon North
- ATV excursion (for an additional cost)
- Dutch oven barbeque meal
Know Before You Go:
Tour duration: 7.5 - 8 hours
Flight time from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon: Approximately 90 minutes, round trip (45 minutes each way one way)
Hotel pickup: Complimentary pickup from most major hotels in Las Vegas (if your hotel is not covered, or if you are not staying in a hotel, you may redeem your pickup at the nearest major hotel). You will be picked up 1 hour and 30 minutes prior to the time slot you book your tour for. The booking time is when your flight departs.
Departure airport: Boulder City
What to bring: Valid photo I.D. and a camera. (Please note: the use of Selfie Sticks and extending camera poles are strictly prohibited in and around the aircraft.)
Timings: This is a seasonal tour and only operates April 01 through November 18. It is not available on Saturdays and Sundays in November.
For ATV riders: Boots or sturdy shoes are required (no open-toed shoes, sandals, high heels or flip-flops are permitted). ATV riders must be a minimum of 16 years of age with a valid driver’s license. One person is permitted per ATV.
You may reschedule or cancel your tour without penalty up to 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure time. Rescheduling your tour within 24 hours of commencement may result in a change fee of $50 or less. Cancellations within 24 hours of departure are non-refundable.
Upon booking this tour, you will receive instant confirmation. On the day of your experience, display your booking voucher via mobile upon hotel pickup (no printout necessary). All passengers booked on the tour will be required to present government issued forms of identification before boarding the aircraft. Complimentary pickup from most major hotels in Las Vegas is included with your booking. If your hotel is not covered, or, if you are not staying in a hotel, you may redeem your pickup at the nearest major hotel. You will be picked up 1 hour and 30 minutes prior to the time slot you book your tour for. The booking time is when your flight departs.