Expect Isolated Showers and Thunderstorms Friday, with Increasing Chances Over the Weekend
Monsoonal weather patterns have moved into the Grand Canyon area decreasing fire danger. As a result, on Tuesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. fire managers lifted fire restrictions within Grand Canyon National Park. More »
Two Bats Collected in the Park Have Tested Positive for Rabies
One on the North Kaibab Trail and the other at Tusayan Ruin/Museum. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please follow this link. More »
Where To Eat
South Rim - Inside the Park
Grand Canyon Visitor Center
Bright Angel Bicycle Rental and Café
Grand Canyon Village Historic District
At El Tovar Hotel
At Bright Angel Lodge
At Maswik Lodge
Outside the Park (South Rim)
The following restaurants are available in the community of Tusayan
7 miles/ 11 km south of Grand Canyon Village:
Phantom Ranch Down in Grand Canyon
Phantom Ranch Canteen - Located at Phantom Ranch, the Canteen provides hearty breakfasts, sack lunches, and dinner to travelers who journey to the bottom of the Canyon.
Did You Know?
The more recent Kaibab limestone caprock, on the rims of the Grand Canyon, formed 270 million years ago. In contrast, the oldest rocks within the Inner Gorge at the bottom of Grand Canyon date to 1.84 billion years ago. Geologists currently estimate the age of Earth at 4.5 billion years.