Operating Hours & Seasons
South Rim: Open every day. The South Rim Road is open to vehicles from early April to mid-November. In winter, the South Rim Road is open to Gunnison Point. The remainder of the road is closed to vehicles, but open to cross country skiing and snowshoeing.
North Rim: North Rim Road and ranger station are closed in winter. The road typically closes late November and reopens mid-April.
SOUTH RIM VISITOR CENTER
Did You Know?
The Black Canyon contains some of the oldest exposed rock on Earth. Precambrian, or “basement” rock, is nearly 2 billion years old.