Arizona map grand canyon. A close up of coloured cliffs top a medium view of a mesa middle and a far view of the canyon bottom. A comprehensive grand canyon village travel guide featuring all accommodations fun activities mega maps upcoming events reviews and other travel information for grand canyon village arizona united states. Stretching 277 miles across northern arizona grand canyon ranges in elevation from 2400 feet to over 7000 feet above sea level. As illustrated in the maps on this website the state of arizona is one of the worlds most scenically and geologically diverse regions.
Map of the central area of grand canyon national park arizona. Switch to arizona hotels map click on the green circles on the arizona map for detailed descriptions of national parks national monuments and other scenic areas in arizona. Grand canyon national park is one of the united states oldest national parks and is located in arizona. Within the park lies the grand canyon a gorge of the colorado river considered to be one of the major natural wonders of the world.
The grand canyon is a river valley in the colorado plateau that exposes uplifted proterozoic and paleozoic strata and is also one of the six distinct physiographic sections of the colorado plateau province. South rim grand canyon west grand canyon east and the north rim. In places it is up to one mile deep and over 18 miles wide while some of the canyons majestic plateaus in the north rise to 9000 feet above sea level. Vast magnificent and inarguably beautiful the grand canyon is easily arizonas most distinguishable landmarka natural wonder you must see to believe.