West Rim Trail (bottom up)
8.5 miles to Cabin Spring. 13 miles to upper plateau.
4-7 hrs to Cabin Spring & back. 7-12 hrs to reach upper plateau.
Not as good as doing the top-down West Rim trail, but still extraordinary. You walk up the same trail as those hiking Angels Landing—however instead of turning right at Scout's Lookout to summit Angels Landing, you instead stay left on the main trail and continue up to the West Rim. This hike is strenuous in that you climb a lot of vertical feet fairly quickly—howe…