Grand Canyon Area Map
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Grand Canyon Area Map: Shows major highways and public lands.

Grand Canyon Area Map
(2.5 MB PDF File) revised 2/2015 Shows Grand Canyon National Park in relation to Las Vegas, NV, Flagstaff, AZ, National Forests, Indian Lands, and major area highways.

Grand Canyon Panorama Map: South Rim in foreground, canyon in shaded relief and North Rim at the top.
Grand Canyon Panorama Map
South and North Rims with everything in between. (1.6 MB PDF File)
This is the "big picture," a generalized overview. Distant features are shown at a smaller scale than foreground areas.
Front and back sides of South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide
Front and back sides of the South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. Click on the image to download as a PDF file (1.1 MB)
South Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide (1.1 MB PDF file)
This is the map that you will receive when you enter the park and it shows the location of village parking areas, shuttle bus stops, and how to access scenic overlooks and visitor services. Information about services, facilities and overlooks are printed on the back side of the pocket map.
Map of Desert View Drive on the S.Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. an overview is shown at the top, showing the entire length of the drive. On the right, an insert of the Desert View area.
The South Rim - including
Desert View Drive and Desert View
(237kb PDF File)

Introduction to Backcountry Hiking Brochure and Map
This foldable brochure is for day and overnight inner canyon hikers. It gives information about hiking the Bright Angel, South Kaibab, and North Kaibab trails, as well as permit, planning, Leave No Trace, and Hike Smart information. It is distributed at park visitor centers and backcountry information centers.

The web version of this publication is formatted to print on standard 8.5 x 11 letter-sized paper. You may download Introduction to Backcountry Hiking (680kb PDF file)
Sample pages of "Introduction to Backcountry Hiking." Click on the photo to download the PDF version of this booklet.


North Rim Maps

The North Rim has a short season with lodging & food service available May 15th through October 15 of each year.
Graphic shows front (listing of services) and back (maps) of North Rim Pocket Map - the PDF version is accessible.
Front and back sides of the North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide. Click on the image to download as an accessible PDF file (2.2 MB)
North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide
As of December 1, 2015
, Grand Canyon National Park discontinued the Grand Canyon Guide newspaper. In place of the newspaper, the North Rim Pocket Map and Services Guide is now being distributed at entrance stations, visitor centers, lodges, campgrounds, stores, and out-of-park locations. Download it here...
Multicolored map represents Grand Canyon rock types and strata in a variety of colors.

Interactive Grand Canyon Geologic Map

By Arizona Geological Society and United States Geologic Survey (USGS)

Thumbnail of 2018 Schedule of Classes for Grand Canyon Association Field Institute. Photo shows instructor with several students on a trail within the canyon. He is pointing at the sheer granite walls on either side of the trail.
Click on photo to download this "at-a-glance" schedule as an accessible PDF file.

Grand Canyon Association Field Institute

2018 Schedule of Classes (1.19 MB PDF File)

The Grand Canyon Field Institute offers single and multi-day educational tours at Grand Canyon National Park led by expert instructors while day hiking, backpacking, camping, & whitewater rafting.

Topics include geology, ecology, history, archaeology, botany, photography, and more.

The Field Institute is a program of the Grand Canyon Association, the official nonprofit partner of Grand Canyon National Park since 1932.

Click Grand Canyon Association Field Institute for more information.



Last updated: May 15, 2018

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