We’ve never been to the south rim of Grand Canyon during the summer months. It’s just too crowded for us. So, we wait until winter to make the drive, and avoid some of the crowds, and view some of the greatest scenery on earth. Most times the weather is just fine; perhaps a bit chilly, but sometimes we’ve had the pleasure of seeing everything covered in snow. This time, no snow, but we did get in some good day hiking along the rim.