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    Expect breezy southwest winds this weekend as a cold front moves north of the Grand Canyon region. Maximum temperatures cool to seasonal normals from Sunday through Wednesday. More »

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    Public Health Alert, October 2014: A bat recently removed from an area along the Colorado River within Grand Canyon National Park has tested positive for rabies. Any persons having physical contact with bats in the park, please follow this link. More »

Photos & Multimedia

Public Domain Photos (on Flickr)


Public Domain HD B-roll Video Clips

Video Podcast Series: Grand Canyon in Depth

Canyon Sketches eMagazine

Podcast Directory
Ranger Minutes

The Photos and Multimedia section allows you to visit our park through sound and visuals. You will experience first-hand the diversity of natural wonders and human history that Grand Canyon National Park has to offer.

 

 
silhouettes of canyon buttes
The park's Digital Photo Archive is hosted on Flickr and now contains over 5000 public domain photographs from Grand Canyon National Park that may be selected - then downloaded.
 

Podcast Directory

 
The Hiking Grand Canyon channel presents audiocasts and videocasts that can help you to plan for your day hike or overnight backpacking trip into the Canyon.
 
Explore the wonders of Grand Canyon National Park, with a park ranger as your guide. The Inside Grand Canyon channel lets you learn more about the park's nature, science, and human history through Ranger Minutes.
 
The Grand Canyon River channel presents audiocasts and videocasts that can help you to plan and to prepare for your Colorado River Trip through Grand Canyon National Park.
 
Natural sounds are an important part of Grand Canyon National Park. Rustling winds in the canyons and the rush of waters are the heartbeat and breath of some of our most valuable resources.
 
Flight Over Grand Canyon
Get a sense of the size and scope of the canyon by flying over it - from one end to another - in a 7 minute narrated video, Grand Canyon Fly-through Animation, created by NASA, the USGS and the NPS.

Did You Know?

SWITCHBACKS ON BRIGHT ANGEL TRAIL

Each year, thousands of hikers enter the Grand Canyon on the Bright Angel Trail. They follow a route established by prehistoric people for two key reasons: water and access. Water emerges from springs at Indian Garden, and a fault creates a break in the cliffs, providing access to the springs.