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.
Download Trip Planner and Park Newspapers
Trip Planner; English, Espanol, Francais, Deutsch, Italiano, 中文 Chinese, 日本語 Japanese, 한국어 Korean. North and South Rim Guides & Accessibility Guide.Read More
Park Permit Information
Permits are required for backcountry camping, river trips, weddings, commercial tours, filming, scientific research, special events and activities.Read More
Join Grand Canyon's Social Network
No matter where you are, you can stay connected to Grand Canyon! Learn more about the wonders of the park through information, photos and videos.Read More
A variety of Grand Canyon maps may be downloaded in PDF format, including: South Rim, North Rim, Desert View, panorama and backcountry use areas.Read More
Park Ranger Programs
Discover Grand Canyon with Park Rangers and Volunteers who know it inside and out. Includes hikes, walks, talks and evening programs.Read More
Are short, timely and newsworthy updates about Grand Canyon's natural, cultural and recreational resources.Read More
Distance Learning Registration
State-of-the-art programs are offered free for your classroom and take place November through May. Internet connection required. Updated August 2013.Read More
Field Trip Registration
Planning your class outings for the academic year? Consider our curriculum-based field trips. Updated August 2013.Read More
Did You Know?
Camping on the rim within Grand Canyon National Park is permitted in designated campsites only and violators are subject to citation and/ or fine. There are vehicle accessible campgrounds in Grand Canyon Village on the South Rim, at Desert View and on the North Rim. More...