East Entrance To The South Rim Of The Grand Canyon Could Reopen May 21st

The National Park Service has announced tentative plans to reopen the east entrance to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on May 21st. NPS also says they will reopen park visitors center and other facilities on that date. The entrance and others have been closed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. NPS […]

Missing Kentucky Man Found, With A Motorcycle, 465-Feet Below The South Rim

The search for a missing Kentucky man at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon has come to a tragic end. National Park Service personnel located a body and motorcycle below the South Kaibab Trailhead Wednesday, following a multi-day search and rescue operation. Park Rangers recovered the body, which was located about 465-feet below the […]

Body Of A Missing California Woman Found At The South Rim Of The Grand Canyon

National Park Officials recovered a body below the rim near Trailview Overlook along Hermit Road at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon Tuesday. Officials say the body was identified as 31-year-old Lillian Meyn of Woodside, California. She was reported missing on Monday by a family member. Later that day her vehicle was found located […]

A Missing 60-Year-Old Man Found Outside Of The Grand Canyon

A 60-year-old man, who went missing at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon back on December 20th of 2020, was found safe on Sunday. Authorities were searching for Stephen Coleman from Portland, Maine. He was believed to be traveling alone and indicated he was going hiking in the Grand Canyon. Coleman was found at […]

South Rim Of The Grand Canyon To Reopen For Memorial Day Weekend

The South Rim of the Grand Canyon is reopening for Memorial Day weekend, which includes day hiking on inner canyon trails. National Park officials say the south entrance to park will be open from Friday through Monday from 4 a.m. until 10 a.m. The entrance will close at 10 a.m. and visitors already inside can […]

The South Rim Of The Grand Canyon Reopens Friday Through Monday Only

The Grand Canyon National Park will begin to slowly phase-in reopening procedures Friday. National Park officials say the South Rim’s South Entrance will reopen from May 15th through the 18th for incoming traffic from 6 a.m. until 10 a.m. Officials say once visitors enter the park, they can stay throughout the day, however there is […]

Some Attractions At The South Rim Will Close, However The Park Will Stay Open For Now

Parts of the South Rim of the Grand Canyon will remain open for now, but some attractions will close due to the coronavirus pandemic. National Park officials say the South Rim Visitor Center will remain open, but the visitor center theater will be closed. Also, South Rim Ranger programs and Desert View cultural demonstrations have […]

Another Person Has Fallen To His Death In The Grand Canyon

Another person has fatally fallen into the Grand Canyon. National Park Service officials responded to a call at around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday that someone had fallen over the canyon rim east of the Yavapai Geology Museum in Grand Canyon Village at the South Rim. Responding rangers found the body of a 67-year-old man about 400 […]

Hong Kong Tourist Falls At The Grand Canyon While Taking A Picture

Two people died at the Grand Canyon this week. Officials say a man in his 50s from Hong Kong was taking pictures of the canyon at Eagle Point on the Hualapai Reservation near the Skywalk on the western end of the canyon and fell over a thousand-feet to his death Thursday afternoon. Meanwhile, National Park […]