Echoes from the Canyon (Photo: NPS)
Arizona

“Echoes from the Canyon”, Returns for its Eighth Season

Echoes from the Canyon (Photo: NPS) Grand Canyon, AZ – Grand Canyon National Park invites the public to the eighth annual “Echoes from the Canyon”.  This living history event features daytime and evening programs August 16-19. During the day, visitors are encouraged to stop by a variety of programs highlighting Grand Canyon’s rich human history.  August Read more

Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park Officially Certified as an International Dark Sky Park

Photo Credit: Harun Mehmedinovic/SKYGLOW Project GRAND CANYON — The National Park Service and the International Dark Sky Association are pleased to announce the Grand Canyon National Park has received its official International Dark Sky Park certification. To celebrate this milestone and kick off the 29th Annual Star Party, Grand Canyon National Park will hold a Read more

Tetrapods once inhabited the ancient desert environment at the Grand Canyon National Park. NPS/File Photo
Arizona

New Fossil Footprints Found at Grand Canyon National Park

Tetrapods once inhabited the ancient desert environment at the Grand Canyon National Park. NPS/File Photo GRAND CANYON – An international team of paleontologists has united to study important fossil footprints recently discovered in a remote location within Grand Canyon National Park.  A large sandstone boulder contains several exceptionally well-preserved trackways of primitive tetrapods (four-footed animals) Read more