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 closures are part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project and other efforts:

Inspiration Point
Inspiration Point and Inspiration Point road are closed for reconstruction: expect completion in spring 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 spring of 2018.

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

 
2017 map of canyon area closures
Map showing areas closed as part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project.

Last updated: July 18, 2017

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