Canyon Area Construction Projects

A section of the trail showing large boulders and trailwork
A section of the North Rim Trail between the Brink of Upper Falls and the Brink of Lower Falls is closed for reconstruction.

NPS / Neal Herbert

 

The following list includes current and future closures that are part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project and other efforts:

Brink of Upper Falls
The Brink of Upper Falls will be closed for construction from July 2018 through the summer of 2019.

Inspiration Point
Inspiration Point and Inspiration Point road are closed for reconstruction: expect completion in July 2018. This closure also includes the North Rim Trail between Grand View Point and Inspiration Point.

North Rim Trail
The North Rim Trail is closed between Cascade Falls and the Brink of Lower Falls, and between Grand View Point and Inspiration Point. During this closure, people will not be able to walk the full length of the North Rim Trail.

Uncle Tom's Point, Uncle Tom's Trail & South Rim Trail
Uncle Tom's Point and Parking Area, Uncle Tom's Trail (the stairs), and the entire South Rim Trail are closed for reconstruction: expect completion in July 2018.

Additional, short-term closures may occur throughout the year.

Map

The map below shows current closures that are part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project.

 
2017 map of canyon area closures
Map showing current closures that are part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project.

Last updated: April 12, 2018

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