Alerts & Conditions


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    Weather Forecast and Road Status

    Grand Canyon weather forecast has maps and graphics. Call 928-638-7496 for road status recording. The North Rim is open for the season.

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    Critical Backcountry Updates

    Know before you go! Check on trial conditions and restrictions, the weather forecast, and where drinking water is available in the canyon.

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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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Ride the Free South Rim Shuttle Buses

Park once, then let the buses transport you from Visitor Center parking lots to scenic overlooks, trailheads, and all village services.

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What's Open Today?

Here's an updated list of the hours of operation for visitor centers, lodges, restaurants, shops, and other services within the park.

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South Rim: Programs and Activities

Visit the park's digital calendar for the schedule of this week's ranger programs, cultural demonstrations and special events.

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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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North Rim Trip Planning

North Rim roads and facilities, including the campground, lodging and retail are open for the season May 15 through October 15, 2024.

Last updated: July 9, 2024

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Contact Info

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PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023



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