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Grand Canyon National Park Free Days 2022

If your budget is tight but you’re excited to get some travel in and check  Grand Canyon off your bucket list this year then you have a few days to target.  The National Park Service has announced that Grand Canyon admission fees will be waived 5 days in 2022.  That means you gain access to […]

Grand Canyon North Rim Seasonal Reduced Services Begins

The Grand Canyon North Rim is open from dawn-to-dusk day use only in November.  The Grand Canyon Lodge, North Rim Visitor Center, and campground are currently closed for the winter.  They will reopen on May 15, 2022.  Visiting the North Rim in November requires planning and an understanding that services are limited.  Visitors should bring […]

Grand Canyon is located in Arizona

A recent poll was conducted and found that just 38% of Americans knew that Grand Canyon was located in Arizona.  The licence plate slogan “The Grand Canyon State” doesn’t seem to be doing a good job educating the location.  The Grand Canyon Visitor Center needs to do a better job too!  The same poll also […]

Grand Canyon National Park opens East Entrance at Desert View.

Visitors will be able to enter the Grand Canyon National Park from the East Entrance starting April 8, 2021. Park officials, working with tribal and state officials, stakeholders and community leaders, announced the reopening of the Park’s east entrance gate. The east entrance, along Arizona State Highway (Hwy) 64, has been closed since April 1, 2020. The […]

Grand Canyon in the Summer

Grand Canyon in the Summer Looking for a new destination for your summer travels? Consider adding the Grand Canyon to your adventure list! This geological wonder is ideal for both families and thrill-seekers alike; take in stunning, panoramic vistas or experience the canyon from a bird’s eye view and witness its beauty via flight. The […]

Grand Canyon: Things to Do & Avoid

Updated Feb 24, 2020 Visitors at Grand Canyon National Park will soon be able to take a shuttle between the park and the nearby community of Tusayan. The National Park Service says the shuttle bus service will start runs on the route on March 1, 2020. Attracting over 5 million visitors a year, the Grand […]