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UPDATE Pipeline Break in Grand Canyon National Park Results in Continued Suspension of Phantom Ranch Operations
Contact: Kirby-Lynn Shedlowski, 928-638-7958
Contact: Vanya Pyrputniewicz, 928-638-7628
Grand Canyon, AZ –As a result of a series of breaks in the Trans-Canyon Water Pipeline, Phantom Ranch at the bottom of Grand Canyon continues to experience a water shortage.
Did You Know?
From Yavapai Point on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, the drop to the Colorado River below is 4,600 feet (1,400 m). The elevation at river level is 2,450 feet (750 m) above sea level. Without the Colorado River, a perennial river in a desert environment, the Grand Canyon would not exist.