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    Beginning Sunday, temperatures will increase before another passing weather system causes a period of strong gusty winds Tuesday and Wednesday. (Source NOAA) More »

Multimedia Presentations

Grand Canyon in Depth Collage
Grand Canyon In Depth is a new video series that explores the natural and human history of Grand Canyon National Park. Join park rangers, scientists, and historians as they take us beyond the rim of the canyon to discover the diversity of life and the extraordinary beauty of Grand Canyon National Park.
Click on the photo above to watch the first episode: "More Than A View."
 

 
Archeology Virtual Tour Console

Take the virtual tour

Grand Canyon Archeology Virtual Tour
Discover ancient places within Grand Canyon where people lived long ago.

What did the archeologists find
during the first major excavation to occur along the Colorado River corridor in nearly 40 years? Interactive 360° photos, show archeologists at work, along with their tools, such as shovels, trowels, screens and buckets.

http://www.nps.gov/features/grca/001/archeology/index.html

Learn more by watching a video of these archeological excavations here.


 
Click here to visit Nature Culture and History of the Grand Canyon by ASU and GCA
Click on the photo above to learn more about nature, culture and history at Grand 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.
 

 
Filming at the Grand Canyon, 1931

Recording devices from the historic past and the present moment bring glimpses of Grand Canyon National Park in the form of images, audio, and video.

This section will offer multimedia presentations, including Ranger Minutes, online tours, vintage film footage and oral history interviews. Check back often as our multimedia content continues to grow, and enjoy the presentations that are available now.

Did You Know?

SUMMER HEAT MAY RESTRICT TRAIL ACCESS

During the summer months temperatures within the Grand Canyon are extremely high. Plan your day so you are not hiking between the hours of 10am and 4pm. Take a break near shade and water to avoid the worst heat of day. Enjoy a predawn start and a late afternoon finish. More...