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 vistas it offers visitors from the rim. Open 24 hours. 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 2022 Season will book up well in advance, Make reservations as far ahead as possible. N. Rim Lodging is closed for winter.

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 RV Trailer Village, Mather, and Desert View Campgrounds. The North Rim Campground is open through Oct. 31

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.

Free South Rim Shuttle Buses

Four South Rim shuttle bus routes are in operation this fall. Face mask/coverings are required before boarding.

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 lodges, restaurants, shops, and other 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

Check at information tables for availability of Ranger Programs. Or take a Grand Canyon Virtual Tour. 9/18/2021

Last updated: October 15, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023



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