• View of Grand Canyon National Park at sunset from the South Rim

    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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  • From Monday Through Thursday, Warmer and Drier Weather Is Expected

    Monsoonal weather patterns have moved into the Grand Canyon area decreasing fire danger. As a result, on Tuesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. fire managers lifted fire restrictions within Grand Canyon National Park. More »

  • Two Bats Collected in the Park Have Tested Positive for Rabies

    One on the North Kaibab Trail and the other at Tusayan Ruin/Museum. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please follow this link. More »

Learn about Grand Canyon!

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The Story of Rocks

How is Grand Canyon like pancakes?
Study its rocks to find out!


Nature's Neighborhoods

Explore outdoor neighborhoods where
plants and animals live.


Protecting the Park

Learn how Junior Rangers, park rangers,
and visitors protect Grand Canyon.


People from the Past

Journey back in time to find clues
from people long ago.

Did You Know?


President Theodore Roosevelt said of Grand Canyon, "Leave it as it is. The ages have been at work on it, and man can only mar it. What you can do is to keep it for your children, your children's children, and for all who come after you, as one of the great sights which every American should see."