Angel Campground is the most used campground
in the Grand Canyon. Located just below Phantom Ranch, Bright
Angel is next to the creek of the same name. Bright Angel
Creek offers rainbow trout fishing and just 1/2 mile downstream
is the Colorado River. The trout in the Colorado are some
of the largest in Arizona.
campgrounds are available and nearby are the following amenities;
a phone, picnic tables and a cantina at Phantom Ranch. Think ahead and make reservations for a great meal at Phanton Ranch. The Hiker's Stew Dinner is a local favorite. Also on the menu are a steak dinner, veggie dinner, breakfast and sack lunches. Click here to make your dinner reservations at Phanton Ranch.
To camp below the rim of the Grand Canyon you
must obtain a backcountry permit. You can get permit information
are three primary trails leading to Bright Angel Campground,
the South Kaibab Trail,
The Bright Angel Trail or the North
Kaibab Trail. The South
Kaibab Trail begins just south of Yaki point
2.5 miles east of Grand Canyon Village. The Bright
Angel Trail begins in Grand Canyon Village.
The North Kaibab Trail
begins across the street from the ranger station at the