Mild and dry conditions are expected through Thursday
A cold front will move through the region Friday bringing a chance of light showers and cooler temperatures that will linger through Saturday. Gusty west winds will accompany this front. (Source NOAA) More »
Grand Canyon National Park
A powerful and inspiring landscape, Grand Canyon overwhelms our senses through its immense size.
Unique combinations of geologic color and erosional forms decorate a canyon that is 277 river miles (446km) long, up to 18 miles (29km) wide, and a mile (1.6km) deep.
The North Rim of the park is closed for the winter and will reopen on May 15, 2014.
Did You Know?
Within the Grand Canyon, the rugged, V-shaped Inner Gorge rises darkly from the Colorado River. The broad shelf above it is the Tonto Platform, which spreads like a green blanket across both sides of the canyon. The Inner Gorge achieves a depth of over 1200 feet (366m)