Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park was established in 1919 on February 26 by by president Woodrow Wilson. A little over 4 million people come to the park annually. The park consists of of the main canyon with many smaller canyons running off it that vary greatly in depth and features. The areas around the Grand Canyon itself are primarily where vistors frequent called the North Rim and South Rim. There are more areas of the park that aren't as easily accesible and are only visited with the assistance of pack animals.

Grand Canyon National Park Info


Grand Canyon National Park

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News

Ranger Involved Incident Under Investigation at Grand Canyon National Park

At approximately 1:00 am this morning, October 11, an officer involved shooting occurred on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. The suspect is in custody at this time. The National Park Service (NPS) does not believe there to be any ongoing safety concerns for the public. The park remains open and all visitor services are available.

National Park Service Requests Public Review of the Transcanyon Water Distribution Pipeline EA

The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public comment on the Transcanyon Water Distribution Pipeline (Pipeline) Environmental Assessment (EA). Public comments will be accepted for a 30-day period from today, Wednesday, October 10 through Saturday, November 10, 2018.

Highway 89 Has Reopened Between North and South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has reopened US 89 between Cameron and US 160 on the Navajo Nation. Traffic has been restored in both directions following damage caused Wednesday by heavy rains.

Grand Canyon National Park Photos

Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)

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Yellow-rumped Warbler   (Audubon's)

Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino co. AZ.

Grand Canyon from above

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Grand Canyon from above

Taken: Grand Canyon National Park 17-05-2018

Grand Canyon

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Grand Canyon

Dusk

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Dusk

Scenic Overlook

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Scenic Overlook

Sinking Sun

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Sinking Sun

Moonset over the Grand Canyon

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Moonset over the Grand Canyon

Wild Elk

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Wild Elk

Hopi Point

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Hopi Point

Sunset over the Grand Canyon

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Sunset over the Grand Canyon

Dusk at the Grand Canyon

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Dusk at the Grand Canyon

It Was a Kind of So So Love

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It Was a Kind of So So Love

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I met a dinosaur when I moved to California...
Flintstone's Bedrock City, Williams, Arizona, August 1989

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I reworked this sunset pano taken in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona in order to emphasize the hard shadows of the layered buttes in the scene...

summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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summer in the desert | Arizona part III

summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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summer in the desert | Arizona part III

summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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summer in the desert | Arizona part III

summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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summer in the desert | Arizona part III

summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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summer in the desert | Arizona part III

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Grand Canyon, South Rim.