South Rim of the Grand Canyon
Approximate 2 1/2 hour drive from Page, AZ
Grand Canyon National Park is also a World Heritage Site. Visited by approximately 5 million visitors a year. Peak visitation is March through October and it can get crowded. During these months reservations for camping and lodging are essential.
Grand Canyon Village - known as the South Rim, is located 60 miles north of Interstate 40 at Williams via highway 64, and 80 miles northwest of Flagstaff via highway 180. The South Rim is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Services are available and facilities are open year 'round with the closest visitor center located just 6 miles north of the south entrance station.
See also South Rim and North Rim and Whitewater Rafting on this site.