Get some insider information from National Geographic Visitor Center staff on things to do while visiting the Grand Canyon.

Virtual Tours Take Off with New Fitness Game

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Virtual Reality (VR) is everywhere. In the last year, virtual…
Grand Canyon Admission Passes have Gone Digital

Grand Canyon Admission Passes have Gone Digital

The internet has seemingly overtaken every aspect of people’s…
Pump Repair Eases Water Restrictions Across the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Pump Repair Eases Water Restrictions Across the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

June has been a rough month for visitors and locals alike, throughout…
Restaurant Under the Grand Canyon Serves Rewarding Treats to Travelers

Restaurant Under the Grand Canyon Serves Rewarding Treats to Travelers

The Grand Canyon is known for its breathtaking views and its…

Grand Canyon Tours for Seniors

Inducted as a National Park in 1919, the Grand Canyon has welcomed…
Level 2 Water Restrictions Implemented on North Rim of Grand Canyon

Level 2 Water Restrictions Implemented on North Rim of Grand Canyon

Earlier in the month, a pump malfunction led to water conservation…
Pack Mules are the Backbone of Travel throughout the Grand Canyon

Pack Mules are the Backbone of Travel throughout the Grand Canyon

The mule is an animal that’s known for being a surefooted,…
Tips to Hiking the Grand Canyon Safely

Tips to Hiking the Grand Canyon Safely

The Grand Canyon averages a high of 100° during the summer months.…
Grand Canyon Entrance Fees Increase to Keep Up With Management Demand

Grand Canyon Entrance Fees Increase to Keep Up With Management Demand

Over four million people visit the Grand Canyon every year. Everyone…
Phantom Ranch has Served the Guests of the Grand Canyon for Nearly a Century

Phantom Ranch has Served the Guests of the Grand Canyon for Nearly a Century

Phantom Ranch was built in 1922. Located on the floor of the…
The Grand Canyon has Become the White Whale for Runners Across the Globe

The Grand Canyon has Become the White Whale for Runners Across the Globe

Less that one percent of the six-million tourists that visit…
Land and Air Patrols Deploy Across Flagstaff to Defend Against Forest Fires

Land and Air Patrols Deploy Across Flagstaff to Defend Against Forest Fires

The threat of forest fires is already running rampant throughout…
Grand Canyon Star Party 2018

Grand Canyon Star Party Makes Annual Appearance the Third Week of June

Shine up those telescopes and get your astrological maps ready…
Grand Canyon Rabid Squirrel Selfies 2018

Grand Canyon is Rabid with Squirrel Selfies

Scoring a squirrel selfie has become a dangerous game for people…
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Cleaners Work Suspended 4,000ft Above Grand Canyon as Tourists Walk the 70ft Glass Walkway Above Them

The inherent panic that cleaners felt on April 26th while they…
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Benefits Abound for the Grand Canyon’s Communities Through Tourism

Tourism is essential for the communities surrounding National…
The National Park Service Strives to Help Minorites Feel More Welcome at National Parks

The National Park Service Strives to Help Minorites Feel More Welcome at National Parks

The history of the national landmarks throughout the United States,…
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Actor Will Smith's Bungee Jump Airing on YouTube Sept 25, 2018

If you didn't know, Will Smith has a YouTube channel. Yes, you…

May Second Snow What Most Hope to be the Last Roar of Winter 2018 for the Area

Winter took another nip at the high country in Arizona this week.…
North rim opening May 15th 2018

Grand Canyon North Rim Reopening May 15, 2018 and Prices are Rising

It's about that time! Finally, the Grand Canyon’s North Rim…
Elevated danger of wildfires in Arizona April 19, 2018

Elevated Danger of Wildfires in Arizona Today April 19, 2018

Forecasters report elevated fire danger from windy and dry weather…

Earth Day Celebration at Grand Canyon include Fee-Free Day

The Grand Canyon National Park celebrates the 48th anniversary…
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How to Have the Best Grand Canyon Spring Break Ever!

Spring break is on its way and everyone is trying to make the…
Bald eagle in Arizona (Photo: Michael Ging, AZR)

Grand Canyon's Bald Eagle Population Possibly Threatened by Climate Change

According to a report by National Park scientists and the Audubon…
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National Parks Fees Raised to $35 and NOT $70

The Interior Department is increasing fees at the most popular…
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Two Dogs Rescued Dogs Find New Owner, Home & Adventure

Two abandoned dogs rescued in the middle of the Arizona desert…
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Humpback Chub Species Recovering in Grand Canyon Waters

In a rare win for the environment and for conservation efforts…
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Hunt for Eggs and Celebrate Easter at the Grand Canyon

Easter weekend is almost here and there are plenty of exciting…
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Water Use Restrictions Added in Light of Grand Canyon Pipeline Break

Due to several breaks in the pipeline that supplies water to…
5 Fantastic Vacation Destinations for Newly Single Travelers

5 Fantastic Vacation Destinations for Newly Single Travelers

Sometimes things just don’t work out. A break-up of a lengthy…