GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK

Mailing Address:PO Box 129, Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
Physical Address:
North Rim – North Rim, AZ 86052
South Rim – Rim Trail, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023
Phone: (928) 638-7888
Website: www.nps.gov/grca/index.htm

       

SITE INFO

The Grand Canyon spans up to 18 miles wide, 277 river miles long and a mile deep offering breathtaking views. For the adventurer, the canyon offers hiking, backpacking, mule riding or river rafting through the canyon on the Colorado River. For the sight seer, the Grand Canyon does not disappoint. The South Rim of the canyon is accessible year round whereas the North Rim is closed for the winter. The inner canyon is a harsh desert environment and in the summer months can reach over 100 degrees F. Depending on which rim you choose to visit, the drive from St. George is between 3 or 4.5 hours and is well worth your time.

  • Hours

    North Rim

    The North Rim is closed October 15 through May 15 annually. Standard Park Hours during open season is 24-7.

    South Rim

    The South Rim is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

  • Cost

    Admission to Grand Canyon National Park is for seven days and includes both the North Rim and South Rim. No refunds are given due to inclement weather.

    Grand Canyon National Park Vehicle Permit- $30.00(U.S. Dollars)

    • Admits one single, private, non-commercial vehicle and all its passengers. Organized groups are not eligible for the vehicle permit.

    Grand Canyon National Park Motorcycle Permit- $25.00 (U.S. Dollars)

    • Admits one single, private, non-commercial motorcycle and its passenger(s).

    Grand Canyon National Park Individual Permit – $15.00/person (U.S. Dollars)

    • Admits one individual when entering by foot, bicycle, park shuttle bus, Grand Canyon Railway and private rafting trip. Individuals 15 years old and younger are admitted free of charge.

    For more entrance fee information and passes: www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/fees.htm

CONTACT DETAILS

  • Phone

    (928) 638-7888

  • Address

    Mailing Address: PO Box 129, Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
    Physical Address:
    North Rim – North Rim, Arizona 86052
    South Rim – Rim Trail, Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023

  • Distance from St George

    North Rim – approximately 150 miles (3 hour drive)
    South Rim – approximately 250 (4.5 hour drive)

WHAT’S NEARBY

1 reply
  1. Ashley Maxwell
    Ashley Maxwell says:

    Thanks for your comment about how the Grand Canyon is open the whole year. I appreciate that you mentioned how you will be visiting a very hot, desert climate when you go. My husband and I will pack accordingly! for our wedding anniversary, we are considering cheap tours to visit this amazing landmark.

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