A park is a place of leisure activity where people go with friends and family to enjoy and get some free time from work load and other stresses.  Grand Canyon National Park is situated in Arizona State of United States. It is one amongst the 15 oldest parks in the whole United States.

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Grand Canyon National Park tourist attraction

It is in the list of the UNESCO’s Heritage Sites incorporated in year 1979. The recreational essential quality/aspect is the Grand Canyon (a vertical sided valley along by the Colorado River). This place is one in the seven great wonders of the world. This commons covers approximately 1217262 acres of area which lies under the regions of the Coconino and the Mohave region.

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Grand Canyon National Park landscape

Grand Canyon National Park with its wide system of branched valleys. This Grand Canyon is the valued by the history lovers mainly as it is the mixture of mass, deep, uncovered deposit of rich rocks from the ancient history/time. This place was formed by the opening of the Colorado River and its branches following the Colorado highland was built, resulting the Colorado River to develop a natural system which is in the present time.

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Grand Canyon National Park has the public areas which are located on the North side and the South Rims of the Grand Canyon.  Other areas inside the park are very rough and rigid surfaces which are not suitable for the recreational activities and also they are distant.  The place is connected only from the bridge called Navajo Bridge which is near page interlinked from the Arizona but it is very distant it takes about 5 long hours to reach the place from Arizona.

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Over all it is a very great place to visit. People who loves the natural beauty may admire this place, people come to this place from all over the world.

Facts About The Grand Canyon National Park

Area 1,217,262 acres
Established 26-Feb-1919
Visitors 4,298,178 (2011) census
Governing body National Park Service
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Grand Canyon National Park Map



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Grand Canyon National Park River

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Grand Canyon National Park Landscapes

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