Mather Campground

Address: Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 86023, United States | Campground
 
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This campground, located on Grand Canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, is near Bright Angel Point, Hermit's Rest, Powell Point, and Grand Canyon Field Institute.
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        TravelPod Member ReviewsMather Campground Grand Canyon National Park

        Reviewed by photokent

        walk to the Rim!

        Reviewed Oct 26, 2015
        by (15 reviews) Walla Walla , United States Flag of United States

        Great location for access the grand canyon. Some spots even have enough sunlight to get solar gain. Could use more bathrooms tho. 2 star campground that gets a 4 star due to location

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by jandjontheroad

        Closest Campground to Grand Canyon Action

        Reviewed Sep 5, 2014
        by (16 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

        Location and the price were wonderful! The campground is located inside the park very close (walking distance) to Canyon Village. The price is a bargain at $18/night and we did not have reservations. Granted, there are no hookups for that price but the sites were just fine and it was nice and quiet throughout the night.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by ladyandtramp

        The perfect place to camp while visiting the Grand Canyon.

        Reviewed Mar 14, 2014
        by (20 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

        This campground was very well managed and in a perfect location for us. We were close to a general store where we could buy almost anything that we needed and close to the free shuttle bus stop. As the nights became very cold, we appreciated being able to recharge our computer and use the internet in the warm cafe.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by nat-in-the-us

        Cold Nights

        Reviewed Sep 21, 2013
        by (10 reviews) , New Zealand Flag of New Zealand

        Getting down to -1 was very cold in the tents and our food being eaten by the crows was all part of the experience by the Grand Canyon.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by stephen.sandra

        Beautiful RV site right on the Rim

        Reviewed Jul 30, 2013
        by (3 reviews) , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

        Despite no hook-ups, this was a lovely, clean and spacious site, with plenty of shade.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by ramsayfamily

        Beautiful location

        Reviewed Apr 30, 2013
        by (10 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

        Good location served by the free shuttle. We had site 210 which was nice and big and had a nice picnic table and trees behind us.

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        Our spot in the woods
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        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by travelvw

        great place for a quick overnight stay.

        Reviewed Oct 18, 2011
        by (1 review) Phoenix , United States Flag of United States

        The facilities were great. Thy included a shower (2.00 shower) which was a little pricey for 8 mins of hot water, but you gotta shower you gotta shower. There are laundry facilities on site which is perfect. and they always have a post office and a mini grocery store with in walking or driving distance. the grounds where clean. quiet hours are between 10pm-6am it was dead quiet between those hours other then that just coming and going of other campers.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        Reviewed by oandb

        Camping in Grand Canyon ?

        Reviewed Sep 3, 2005
        by (4 reviews) , France Flag of France

        Certainly the best way to enjoy this amazing place and scenery.
        The campsite was very large and convenient. We had dinner around a fire. An unforgettable stay ! Strongly recommend it.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

        TripAdvisor Reviews Mather Campground Grand Canyon National Park

        4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
         

        Travel Blogs from Grand Canyon National Park

        Day 81, Saturday, October 31, 2015

        A travel blog entry by jessdaw on Oct 31, 2015

        3 comments, 13 photos

        Phew! Wesley slept through the night. He still had a headache and was starving, but felt better overall. Upon waking, Rees rode his bike to the camping office to ask if there was a bigger, more level RV site available for the next 2 nights. He was given a list of several sites that fit those requests and checked them out. He returned to let me know …

        Day 82, Sunday, November 1, 2015

        A travel blog entry by jessdaw on Nov 01, 2015

        1 comment, 18 photos

        Today is my brother Matt's birthday!! Hope he has a great day!

        After breakfast, we drove the car to the Bright Angel Lodge. We parked and walked to the Bright Angel trailhead. This is 1 of only 2 trails that go down into the Grand Canyon. We hiked about 1 mile down, to catch the beautiful views and take pictures in the 2 famous tunnels. We …

        South Rim Grand Canyon

        A travel blog entry by photokent on Oct 26, 2015

        1 comment, 19 photos

        What do you say about the aptly named Grand Canyon.... Wow, Gorgeous, Amazing, etc. Name an adjective that has positive attributes and it will apply to the Grand Canyon! What truly amazes us is how most people spend hours, even days, getting here, then spend only a few minutes viewing the canyon, then leave! On the other hand, only a few spend the …

        Gran Barranco

        Once again it was another morning feeling a little bit grim, the late nights were starting to take their toll. For some more than others as Mick had once again crawled into his sleeping bag at around 7 after a heavy session at the casino and now it was 9 and we had to leave to go and see the grand canyon. A greasy mcdonalds can work wonders sometimes and after devouring a couple of mcbreakfasts and supersized coffees we climbed in the car to embark on to the great wonder. In ...

        Grand Canyon West, Arizona, United States elrigster
        Wednesday - The Grand Canyon

        ... bicyclists as well. If there is a shortcoming to the park, they need wider bike lanes on the roads, or lanes period. I saw a few not really close calls, but almost close calls between cycles and cars. RVs abound as you might guess. I intend to look up cruiseamerica.com, as we saw many with that logo. In case we don't back while we're young enough to tent camp... Thursday we are going to Jerome and on to Phoenix to see some contacts from back home

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        Traveler Photos Mather Campground Grand Canyon National Park

        This campsite is awesome!
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        Our spot in the woods
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        A double rainbow-AMAZING!
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        Our Campsite
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        Takes teamwork to haul the water to the campsite
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        Our campsite
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        Addison & Owen enjoying whittling
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