A Warm Day Friday with Light Winds
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 »
Bat Tests Positive for Rabies in Grand Canyon National Park
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 »
Echoes from the Canyon 2014
Behind Grand Canyon's stunning landscape there are stories of people who lived off the land, explored, mined, and exploited it, raised a family and business, and fought to protect it for future generations.
Travel back in time again for Grand Canyon's 3rd annual living history event, "Echoes from the Canyon". Meet eight important people who made Grand Canyon what it is today. Join us for three evening events at the McKee Amphitheater:
Saturday, July 26th - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 9th - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 30th - 8:00 p.m.
For more on "Echoes from the Canyon", please contact Interpretive Ranger Erin Whittaker at (928) 638-7789. For information on Grand Canyon National Park and how to plan your Grand Canyon trip, visit us on the web at http://www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/ or call our information line at (928) 638-7888.
Did You Know?
The Grand Canyon is considered one of the natural wonders of the world largely because of its natural features. The exposed geologic strata, layer upon layer, rise over a mile above the river, representing one of the most complete records of geological history that can be seen anywhere in the world. More...