Grand Canyon is a living laboratory and an outdoor classroom. From rim to river, Grand Canyon offers an unparalleled journey through seven life zones and five ecosystems. Encompassing more than a million acres, it is home to more than 2,000 species of plants, birds, mammals, amphibians, and fish. More than a mile deep, it tells the story of the earth across three eras of geological time.
Your contributions to Grand Canyon Association support education, interpretation, and resource protection. You make Grand Canyon a better place and help us inspire the next generation of park stewards.
After seeing the work done by Grand Canyon National Park’s awesome vegetation crew, I felt drawn to help ensure that everyone who visits the Grand Canyon Village gets an up close and personal opportunity to see the amazing variety of plants that call the Grand Canyon home.”
Grand Canyon has some of the best night skies on the planet. We're working to keep it that way.
Members of American Indian tribes are working with the park to create a heritage area to share their art and culture.
More than 600 miles of trails lead through the canyon. You can help keep them safe and accessibile.