Discover the Grand Canyon

Arizona’s Grand Canyon is a place of grand drama and serene vistas, so vast and varied that each visitor will experience it from a different perspective.

Moon Grand Canyon

This full-color guide to the Grand Canyon includes vibrant photos and helpful planning maps. Local Arizonan Kathleen Bryant shares the many ways to experience the wonders of the Grand Canyon, from river rafting in the inner canyon to “walking on air” on the Grand Canyon Skywalk. Bryant includes a range of diverting trip strategies, including […]

Explore the Grand Canyon at Night

Sunsets at Grand Canyon National Park are gorgeous, but you don’t have to call it a day when the sun goes down. The canyon’s high elevation, dry air, and dark skies make for spectacular stargazing. Learn more about the best spots and times for viewing the beautiful night sky.

Gateways to the Grand Canyon: Places to Stay in Canyon Country

Grand Canyon National Park, especially its South Rim, has some of the best accommodations in the entire national park system, but it’s not always possible to get reservations. Using a nearby town as a base for a visit to the canyon can open up excellent deals. These gateways are often interesting in their own right and deserving of some attention from travelers.

Driving in Grand Canyon National Park

Arizona expert Kathleen Bryant shares her wisdom for those planning to drive in Grand Canyon National Park. Learn about the area’s garages and gas stations, how to prepare for exploring the backcountry behind the wheel, and where to get the best information on weather and road conditions.