Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Grand Canyon National Park, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.
10:00 am start in Phoenix
drive for about 56 minutes
10:56 am Rock Springs Cafe
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:56 am
drive for about 1 hour
1:05 pm Jerome (Arizona)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:05 pm
drive for about 56 minutes
3:01 pm Flagstaff
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:01 pm
drive for about 37 minutes
4:38 pm Williams
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:38 pm
drive for about 53 minutes
6:30 pm Tusayan
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 7:30 pm
drive for about 13 minutes
7:43 pm arrive at Grand Canyon National Park
driving ≈ 4.5 hours
Your starting point is Phoenix, Arizona.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Rock Springs Cafe (2 mentions)
Your Best Buddy Pet Care (1 mention)
Jackass Acres K-9 Korral Dog Park (1 mention)
Jerome (Arizona) (2 answers)
Designs on You (1 mention)
Sky Fire (1 mention)
Jerome State Historic Park (1 mention)
Arizona Stronghold Vineyards (1 mention)
Tuzigoot National Monument (1 mention)
Dead Horse Ranch State Park (1 mention)
Cottonwood Dog Park (1 mention)
Verde River Greenway State Natural Area (1 mention)
pet-friendly hotels around Jerome (Arizona):
Dead Horse Ranch SP
Flagstaff (49 answers)
Canyon Pet Hospital (1 mention)
pet-friendly hotels around Flagstaff:
Days Hotel Flagstaff
Motel 6 Flagstaff - Butler Avenue
Ramada Flagstaff East
Hotel Aspen InnSuites Flagstaff/Grand Canyon
Quality Inn Flagstaff
Econo Lodge Lucky Lane
Black Barts RV Park
Quality Inn - Flagstaff / East Lucky Lane
Howard Johnson Flagstaff I-40 Exit 198 E. Lucky Lane
questions about Flagstaff:
Best cozy hotel in Flagstaff nearby Monte Vista hotel
Where to stay
Williams (8 answers)
questions about Williams:
Are there side streets going to Williams, AZ from Phoenix?
Tusayan (4 answers)
Your final destination is Grand Canyon.
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