north rim

Grand Canyon North Rim Prepares To Close For Winter

Oct 3, 2019

Visitors have a couple more weeks to take advantage of full services at the Grand Canyon’s North Rim.

Heavy-lift helicopters are being used to drop water on a wildfire burning in a remote area of the North Rim of the Grand Canyon and an adjacent national forest.

Grand Canyon National Park has temporarily closed a few areas because of the Ikes Fire that is located within a Planning Area.

National Park Service

The damaged pipeline that supplies water to the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park has been repaired and most water services have been restored.