Lathrop Canyon Trail to the rim

A short hike on a good trail across a meadow to a lovely viewpoint.

★★★

Wow factor

★★★

Overall rating

★★

Difficulty

★★★★★

Access road

★★

Crowds

Try to hike this late one afternoon so you can sit and watch the sunset over the canyons, when the light picks out each feature in detail. If you feel very fit you can continue down a steep trail to the White Rim. The hike back at twilight through the lush grassy meadow is enchanting.

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