Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Info South Rim

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Information Centers and Museums Canyon View Information Plaza - located at Mather Point and open daily year-round, 8am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Outdoor exhibits may be viewed anytime (however the lights at Canyon View Information Plaza are turned off at 9pm). Accessible only by free shuttle bus , a one mile walk or bicycle ride from Market Plaza on the new Greenway Trail, or a short walk from Mather Point. Several outdoor exhibits provide a variety of information about Grand Canyon National Park and what to do once at the park. Available facilities include restrooms, pay phones, bookstore, and shuttle bus stops. The canyon rim is only a short stroll away.

Kolb Studio - located in the Village Historic District, at the Bright Angel trailhead. Open daily year-round, 8am to 6pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Once the home and business of the Kolb brothers, pioneering photographers at Grand Canyon, this building has been restored. The bookstore and auditorium are open to the public. Art exhibits are on display in the auditorium (more info ), admission is free. Yavapai Observation Station - located one mile east of Market Plaza is closed for rehabilitation. The parking area, viewpoint, shuttle bus stop, Rim Trail and restrooms will remain open during construction. For additional information read the Yavapai Observation Station Closure Press Release .

Tusayan Museum - located three miles west of Desert View and 22 miles east of Grand Canyon Village on Desert View Drive. Open daily year-round (but may be closed due to inclement weather), 9am to 5pm. A visit to Tusayan Museum will provide a glimpse of Pueblo Indian life at Grand Canyon some 800 years ago, admission is free. A self-guiding trail leads through the adjacent 800-year-old ruin. Ranger-led ruin tours are offered daily. Educational materials about the park and region are sold in the non-profit bookstore. Desert View Information Center - located at the park's east entrance on the South Rim. Open daily 9am to 5pm, except during the winter months when open as staffing permits. Public restrooms located nearby. Grand Canyon National Park Library - the National Park Service library in the park headquarters building is available for anyone who wants more in-depth information or is working on a research project. Open 8:30 a.m.- noon, 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday, except holidays. (928) 638-7768. (more info )

Food Canyon Village Marketplace - Located at Market Plaza. Open daily year-round, 8am to 7pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Delicatessen at Marketplace - Located at Market Plaza. Open daily year-round, 8am to 6pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. El Tovar Dining Room - Located on the rim. Open daily for breakfast: 6:30am-11am; lunch: 11:30am-2pm; dinner: 5-10pm (Dinner reservations required: (928) 638-2631 ext. 6432); Lounge: 11am-11:00pm. The Arizona Room - Located on the rim next to Bright Angel Lodge. Open daily for dinner (4:30pm-10pm) and for lunch during peak season (11:30am - 3:00pm). Closed January 1- mid February. Reservations are not accepted. Bright Angel Restaurant - Located in Bright Angel Lodge. Open daily 6:30am-10pm. Lounge open 11am-11pm. Bright Angel Fountain - Located outside Bright Angel Lodge on the rim. Ice cream and snacks. Open daily as weather permits. Maswik Cafeteria - Located in Maswik Lodge at the west end of the village. Open daily 6am-10pm. Sports Lounge open daily 5pm-11pm. Yavapai Cafeteria - Located at Market Plaza. Open daily 6:30am-8pm. Hours may fluctuate seasonally. Closed January 2-February 16. Hermits Rest Snack Bar - Open daily year-round, 9am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Desert View Marketplac e - Located at Desert View. Open daily 9am-5pm. Desert View Trading Post - Located at Desert View. Snackbar open daily year-round, 9am to 4pm, additional open hours vary seasonally.

Gift Shops Books More - Open daily year-round, 8am to 6pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Bright Angel - 7am-10pm Canyon Village Marketplace - Open daily year-round, 8am to 7pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Desert View Watchtower - Open daily year-round, 9am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Desert View Trading Post - Open daily year-round, 9am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. El Tovar - 7am-10pm Hermits Rest - Open daily year-round, 9am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Hopi House - Open daily year-round, 8am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Kolb Studio - Open daily year-round, 8am to 6pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Lookout Studio - Open daily year-round, 9am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Maswik - 7am-10pm Tusayan Museum - 9am-5pm Verkamps Curio - Open daily year-round, 9am to 6pm, additional open hours vary seasonally. Yavapai Observation Station - Closed for remodeling. Yavapai Curio - Open daily year-round, 8am to 5pm, additional open hours vary seasonally.

In the park services

GARAGE MECHANIC SERVICES

Located east of Grand Canyon National Park Lodges' General Offices; Open daily: 8am-noon and 1pm-5pm; 24-hour emergency service available; Phone (928) 638-2631. BANK ATM

Located at Market Plaza. Bank open: Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-6pm; Accepts travelers checks and major credit cards; Phone: (928) 638-2437; 24-hour ATM is also available. Open year-round.

POST OFFICE

Located at Market Plaza; Window service: Monday-Friday 9am-4:30pm, Saturday 11am- 1pm; Lobby open: 5am-10pm. Stamps are available in lobby; Phone: (928) 638-2512. Open year-round. KENNELS

Open daily: 7:30am-5pm; Phone (928) 638-0534. For retrieval after 5pm, contact Fire and Safety at: (928) 638-2631.

INTERNET ACCESS

Available at Camper Services, Bright Angel Lodge, and Maswik Lodge.

LOST FOUND

For items lost or found in hotels or restaurants, call (928) 638-2631. For all other lost items call, (928) 638-7798. Please take found items to the Visitor Center at Canyon View Information Plaza. (more info ) CAMPING EQUIPMENT

Camping, hiking, and backpacking equipment may be purchased or rented at Canyon Village Marketplace (general store). Limited repair services are also available.

RELIGIOUS SERVICES

Religious services are offered in the park and the surrounding community. The National Park Service does not endorse any group or message. Check current schedules posted in the park at Mather Campground (near Entrance Station), Shrine of the Ages, and the information kiosk near the Post Office. A Christian Ministry in the National Parks (928) 638-2340 Grand Canyon Community Church (Interdenominational)

Edward Purkey, Pastor, (928) 638-2340 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

William Ballard, Jr. , Branch President, (928) 638-4050 Roman Catholic

Rev. Francis Zagorc, C.S.C., (928) 638-2390 Grand Canyon Assembly of God

Jim Strating, Pastor, (928) 638-9415 Grand Canyon Baptist Church

Rick Wiles, Pastor, (928) 638-2790 Jehovah's Witnesses

Jim Reilly, (928) 638-0070

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS Alcoholics Anonymous - Meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 7pm in the Kachina Room, Kachina Lodge and Tuesdays 10am in the piano room at the Recreation Center. Meetings are open, non-smoking, and members of all 12-step programs are welcome. Grand Canyon Rotary Club - Meets Thursdays at noon in the Canyon Room, El Tovar Hotel. Lions Club - Meets twice monthly on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 7pm at the Grand Hotel in Tusayan. For information call (928) 638-0666. Outside the park services The following facilities are located in Tusayan, outside the park's south entrance on Highway 64. For additional services not listed, consult the local telephone directory.

Fuel Conoco Service Station - (928) 638-2608 Food Cafe Tusayan - (928) 638-2151 Canyon Food Mart - (928) 638-2608 Canyon Star - (928) 638-3333 General Store - (928) 638-2854 McDonalds - (928) 638-2208 Mexican Kitchen - (928) 638-8423 Pizza Hut - (928) 638-4629 Quality Inn - (928) 638-2673 Squire Inn Restaurant - (928) 638-2681 Tusayan Steak House - (928) 638-2780 We Cook Pizza, Etc. - (928) 638-2278 Wendy's - (928) 638-6484

Internet Access Grand Canyon Tourist Center - (928) 638-2626 Happy Trails - (928) 638-0400 Jennifer's Internet Bakery Cafe - (928) 638-3433 Quality Inn - (928) 638-2673 Red Feather Lodge - (928) 638-2414 Beauty Salon Grand Canyon Squire Inn - (928) 638-8413 Telegraph Canyon Food Mart - (928) 638-2608 Kaibab National Forest Tusayan Ranger District - (928) 638-2443

http://www.fs.fed.us/r3/kai/index.html News Weather KSGC 92.1 - (928) 638-9552

Fishing Fishing in the park requires an Arizona state fishing license. Licenses are available at Canyon Village Marketplace in Grand Canyon Village on the South Rim. Call (928) 638-2234 or (928) 638-2262. Licenses are also available at Marble Canyon Lodge, located 2.5 hours north from the South Rim, near Lees Ferry. Licenses are not available at the North Rim. Make sure you know the regulations before you fish. Most fishing opportunities require an overnight backcountry use permit.

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