Grand Canyon National Park

Located in Arizona, Grand Canyon National Park encompasses 277 miles (446 km) of the Colorado River and adjacent uplands. The park is home to much of the immense Grand Canyon; a mile (1.6 km) deep, and up to 18 miles (29 km) wide. Layered bands of colorful rock reveal millions of years of geologic history. Grand Canyon is unmatched in the incomparable vistas it offers visitors from the rim. Read More

Front entrance to Bright Angel Lodge. Visitors standing in front; shrubbery has yellow fall flowers.

Lodging: South Rim & North Rim

Lodging for the 2021 Season will book up well in advance, Make reservations as far ahead as possible.

Two tents, one red and on yellow in a campsite under tall pine trees.

Camping: South Rim & North Rim

Considering a visit? South Rim has Trailer Village and Mather Campground. The North Rim Campground has closed for the 2020 season.

Clouds entirely filling Grand Canyon, on right, atop a massive stone pillar, two tiny people

Weather and Road Conditions

Travelers can view current weather forecast, radar, infrared imagery and webcams. Also, road condition updates for North and South Rims.

Pocket Map (left) of Grand Canyon Village, Trip Planner booklet (right)

Trip Planning Maps & Publications

Download and read our Trip Planner before you visit the park. Contains useful information and essential maps for both North and South Rims.

A woman is reading from a large picture book to her young daughter

Shop Online for Books and Gifts

Your purchase supports the park. 0perated by non-profit partner Grand Canyon Conservancy,

People standing in line waiting to board a park shuttle bus arriving at the stop.

Ride Free South Rim Shuttle Buses

During the winter months, the Village Loop and Kaibab Rim Route shuttles are in operation. Follow the link for details.

Several people walk through Visitor Center Plaza: outdoor displays on the left, building on right

What's Open?

Links to current hours of operation for visitor centers, restaurants, shops, and other goods and services offered within the park.

Two hikers walking on a dirt trail. Beyond them the river within a steep granite gorge.

Critical Backcountry Updates

In the event of Trail Closures and Restrictions, you can call 928-638-7688 for recorded updates.

A group of park visitors listening to a ranger talk. The ranger is on the right and smiling.

Ranger Programs & Virtual Tours

Ranger programs in the park have been suspended, due to COVID-19. Visit the link to take a Grand Canyon Virtual Tour.

Last updated: December 1, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023

Phone:

928-638-7888

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