Wait, Is There A Lost Civilization Buried Beneath the Grand Canyon?

As one of the seven wonders of the natural world, the Grand Canyon is a true national treasure. There are countless cool things to do when visiting Grand Canyon National Park at Yavapai Lodge. From hiking to history to stargazing that’s literally out of this world, there’s so much to explore at the Grand Canyon….

Five Grand Canyon restaurants earn Green Restaurant® certification

Five Delaware North-operated restaurants at Grand Canyon National Park are now certified as a Certified Green Restaurant® by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA), a national nonprofit organization helping restaurants to become more environmentally sustainable. Yavapai Restaurant, Yavapai Tavern and Canyon Village Market & Deli each became 3 Star Certified Green Restaurants, while Desert View Trading…

How was the Grand Canyon formed?

At 277 miles long, up to 18 miles wide and more than a mile deep, the Grand Canyon is one of the most unusual natural environments anywhere on the planet. More than 4 million people visit each year, staying at resorts nearby such as Yavapai Lodge. But a question many have is: how on Earth…

A Visit For Every Season

The name is synonymous with the grandest of things, one of the seven wonders of the natural world. But to truly experience the grandeur that the Grand Canyon provides, you must explore, experience and truly take in the park and all it offers. Each season in the canyon is distinctly unique, offering visitors new experiences,…

Grand Canyon with Kids – Making the Most of your Family Adventure

At Grand Canyon, family fun goes deep, with bottomless opportunities for educational exploration (although the kids will only see it as endless fun!) Your kids are only young for a short time, but the memories made on an extraordinary family trip will last a lifetime. National Parks offer the best of the best in terms…

Grand Canyon Cloud Inversions – A Spectacle of Nature

    If you’re really lucky, during a winter visit to the Grand Canyon, you might get to experience a rare but extraordinary weather phenomenon called a total cloud inversion. It’s almost unearthly and truly one of the most spectacular tricks that nature can pull. Cloud inversions occur when cold air is trapped in the…

How Drinking Wine Can Assist the California Condor

In 1982 there were only 22 California Condors left in the world. The future looked devastatingly bleak, until the incredible people of The Peregrine Fund stepped in to save the species and change the future of these stunning raptors. Today there are nearly 500 – more than half flying free in Arizona, Utah, California and…