Seasonal Road Closures, SOUTH RIMJump to: North Rim Seasonal Road Closures
During 2008, Grand Canyon National Park repaved and improved the seven-mile long historic Hermit Road, located on the South Rim between Grand Canyon Village and Hermits Rest.
- Busy Season: Road Closed to Private Vehicles (March 1, through November 30)
Free shuttle bus service and commercial tours provide the transportation along the scenic Hermit Road. Vehicles with accessibility permits are permitted.
- Winter: Road Open to All Vehicles (December 1, through February 29)
The free shuttle buses do not run during the winter months.
Commercial tours are available.