Travel Information, Tours and Lodging
Driving Distance from Kanab, UT to Grand Canyon
- Kanab to Grand Canyon North Rim is 80 miles, a 1 hour 30-minute drive.
- Kanab to Grand Canyon East Rim is 78 miles, a 1 hour 25-minute drive.
- Kanab to Grand Canyon South Rim is 225 miles, a 4 hour drive.
- Kanab to Grand Canyon West Rim is 328 miles, a 5 hour 25-minute drive.
Best Kanab and Grand Canyon Tours
There are a few local tour companies that provide trips to the North Rim and more remote parts of Grand Canyon National Park like Tuweep. Nearby Marble Canyon/Lee’s Ferry is the launching point for Grand Canyon rafting expeditions and Page, AZ offers a one day smoothwater float to Grand Canyon National Park. Aside from the Grand Canyon, there are some amazing tour to nearby Southern Utah locations that are definitely worth including in your canyon vacation if you have some extra time. You can check out some recommended tours and activities close to Kanab, Utah below.
Popular Hotels and Lodging in Kanab
Kanab is large enough to have several hotel and lodging option for visitors headed to the North Rim, or for people needing a place to stay before the drive to the South Rim or Grand Canyon National Park. It’s also a great base camp for more adventurous canyon travelers who want to explore Toroweap and the more remote North Rim destinations. You can find a list of popular Kanab, UT hotels here.
Best Restaurants and Dining Options
Kanab has a great variety of restaurants for a small town including, Mexican, wood fired pizza, greasy spoons and a gastro pub. On the way to the Grand Canyon, Jacob Lake Restaurant is a good stop for North Rim travelers and Marble Canyon and Cameron Trading Post for folks heading to the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park.