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 Open for the Season

All services are available between May 15 and October 15, 2022. The North Rim entrance is open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week

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    Weather and Road Conditions

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

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    Critical Backcountry Updates

    Know before you go! To see if there are trail closures or restrictions, you can visit this link or call 928-638-7688 for recorded updates.

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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

4 shuttle routes are in operation this fall, September 10, through November 30, 2022. Service starts at 5 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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S. Rim Village Ranger Programs

Geology Glimpse: 9 am daily. Ranger's Choice: 5 pm daily. Also evening programs. Here's the schedule of today's topics.

Last updated: September 10, 2022

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PO Box 129
Grand Canyon , AZ 86023



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