Day 8: Saturday - Homecoming

We eat breakfast in Moab. We head out, calling our wives from Georgetown, Colorado. We'll have a "welcome home" meal together. We arrive just before 4 p.m.

Mileage Chart

(Based on Falcon Guide, except So. Kaibab/Indian Gardens Tonto section, which is taken from Sierra Club Guide, and Phantom Ck section, which is an estimate)

Sun Oct 4 Grandview Pt to Horseshoe Mesa/Miners' Spring turn-off 3.0
Miners' Spring turn-off to Cottonwood Ck turn-off .1
Cottonwood Ck turn-off to Horseshoe Mesa campground .2
Mon Oct 5 Horseshoe Mesa campground to Grandview Pt 3.3
Grandview Pt to Horseshoe Mesa campground 3.3
(Wes minus 6.6 plus 2.6 extra credit to Miners' Sp)
Horseshoe Mesa campground to Cottonwood Ck turn-off .2
Cottonwood Ck turn-off to Cottonwood Ck 1.3
Cottonwood Ck to Tonto East junction .5
Tonto East junction to Grapevine Spring 4.0
Grapevine Spring to Grapevine Ck (east fork) campground 1.0
(Doug extra credit 1.0)
Tues Oct 6 Grapevine Ck (east fork) to Boulder Ck 4.5
Boulder Ck to Lonetree Canyon campground 3.0
Wed Oct 7 Lonetree Canyon to Cremation Canyon (east fork) 2.9
Cremation Canyon (east fork) to S. Kaibab/Tonto junction 2.1
S. Kaibab/Tonto junction to Tip-off .2
Tip-off to Bright Angel Campground 2.5
Thurs Oct 8 Bright Angel Campground to S. Kaibab/Tonto junction 2.7
(Brian and Doug extra credit 5.0)
S. Kaibab/Tonto junction to Bright Angel/Tonto junction 4.1
Bright Angel/Tonto junction to Indian Gardens campground .3
Fri Oct 9 Indian Gardens to Bright Angel trailhead 4.6
Grand Total 43.7
(Brian plus 5.0 extra credit)
(Doug plus 6.0 extra credit)
(Wes minus 6.6 plus 2.6 extra credit)

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