Alerts & Conditions


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The South Rim is Open All Year

The South Entrance, north of Tusayan, AZ, and the East Entrance at Desert View are open all year - 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

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The North Rim is Closed for the Winter

North Rim roads and facilities, including the campground, lodging, retail and food/beverage are closed for the winter. Reopens May 15, 2024.

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    Weather and Road Conditions

    View current weather forecast, radar, and webcams. Also, road condition updates for the South Rim and North Rim.

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    Critical Backcountry Updates

    Know before you go! Check on water availability, along with trail closures and restrictions.

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    Park News

    Grand Canyon National Park makes every effort to keep you informed about news events, special events, and new or ongoing projects.

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Free South Rim Shuttle Buses

Three shuttle bus routes are in operation this spring — from March 1, through May 24. Service starts between 6 am and 8 am daily.

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What's Open?

This link takes you to an updated list of the hours of operation for lodges, restaurants, shops, and other services within the park.

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Village Ranger Programs and Events

Visit the link to view today's schedule of programs and activities in the park's online calendar.

Last updated: March 3, 2024

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PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023



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