Grand Canyon Maps

If you’re looking for a Grand Canyon map, you’ve come to the right place; currently I’ve collected 27 free Grand Canyon National Park maps to view and download. (PDF files and external links will open in a new window.) Here you’ll find trail maps, campground maps, shuttle maps, and several more. You can also browse the best-selling Grand Canyon maps and guidebooks on Amazon.

Grand Canyon map from the park brochures

Grand Canyon National Park mapThis is the newest Grand Canyon National Park map, and shows the entire national park including the far-flung less-visited locations. Click the image to view a full size JPG (1.4 mb) or download the PDF (15.5 mb).

Grand Canyon National Park classic map thumbnailAre you old school? Here is the classic map of Grand Canyon National Park. It may not be pretty, but it is easy-to-read and print. Click the image to view a full size GIF (500 kb) or download the PDF (200 kb).

The full park map is also available as a high-quality art poster print from the NPMaps Grand Canyon store.

Grand Canyon trail maps

Purchase Grand Canyon map from AmazonPurchase Grand Canyon map from AmazonIf you’re going to be doing a lot of hiking or any backpacking in the Grand Canyon, you’ll want a detailed trail map like the National Geographic Trails Illustrated map, which includes the area between the North and South Rims (Bright Angel and South Kaibab Trails). If you want maps that show more of the park backcountry, check out the Grand Canyon East and Grand Canyon West maps (which includes Havasupai).

Grand Canyon National Park hiking map thumbnailThis Grand Canyon trail map shows Grand Canyon National Park’s three most-used trails: North Kaibab, South Kaibab, and Bright Angel. Click the image to view a full size JPG (400 kb) or download the PDF (250 kb).

Bright Angel Trail mapThe Bright Angel Trail map (150 kb) highlights the Bright Angel Trailhead and the popular turnaround spots for dayhikes. You can see how it connects to the South Kaibab and Tonto trails.

Grand Canyon South Kaibab trail mapHere’s a South Kaibab trail map (150 kb), showing the popular day-hike turnaround spots. This is a more scenic descent route to the bottom of the canyon than the Bright Angel Trail, as it follows a spectacular ridge.

Grand Canyon National Park North Rim trail map thumbnailThis Grand Canyon trails map of the North Rim also contains trail descriptions , mileages, and time estimates. Click the image to view a full size JPG (3 mb) or download the PDF (650 kb).

Grand Canyon detail maps

Grand Canyon South Rim pocket mapHere’s the new Grand Canyon South Rim pocket map (650 kb), showing a simplified map of the south rim featuring the Grand Canyon lodges, visitor facilities, shuttle bus routes, and points of interest.

Grand Canyon National Park South Rim map thumbnailThis is the main Grand Canyon South Rim map – the primary developed area of the national park featuring the most hotels and services. Click the image to view a full size JPG (2.6 mb) or download the PDF (14  mb).

Grand Canyon Village detail map thumbnailThis is a Grand Canyon Village map, located on the South Rim. This is where most of the hotels and the largest campground are located. Click the image to view a full size JPG (500 kb) or download the PDF (3.8 mb).

Grand Canyon Desert View mapHere’s a Desert View area map (80 kb), zooming in on the Desert View Watchtower and surrounding visitor services. This is the first place you’ll arrive if entering from the southeast entrance.

Grand Canyon National Park North Rim thumbnailThis is the main Grand Canyon North Rim map – a quieter, more laid-back version of the South Rim that’s only open seasonally. Click the image to view a full size JPG (700 kb) or download the PDF (2.9 mb).

Grand Canyon North Rim visitor center areaHere’s a North Rim visitor center area map (500 kb), focusing on Bright Angel Point, North Kaibab trailhead, Grand Canyon Lodge, and the surrounding trails, roads, campgrounds, and attractions.

Grand Canyon North Rim Cape Royal mapThis North Rim Cape Royal map (150 kb) zooms in on Walhalla Plateau and where the road ends at Cape Royal, showing the Cape Royal Trail to Angels Window and the spectacular viewpoint.

The South Rim detail map is also available as a high-quality art poster print from the NPMaps Grand Canyon store.

Grand Canyon lodging map

Interactive Grand Canyon lodging mapTo browse some Grand Canyon lodging options, image to the right will open a Hotels.com interactive Grand Canyon lodging map. By default, this map zooms in on Grand Canyon Village on the south rim, but if you zoom out a bit you can also find lodging in Tusayan, just outside the park boundary (and often cheaper). Or compare reviews, prices, and photos of the best rated Grand Canyon lodging on Expedia or Hotels.com.

Grand Canyon campground maps

Grand Canyon National Park Mather Campground thumbnailThis is the Mather Campground map (200 kb), located on the South Rim in Grand Canyon Village, southeast of the lodging and southwest of the visitor center. This is the most popular campground in the park.

Grand Canyon National Park Desert View Campground map thumbnailThis is the Desert View Campground map (500 kb), located near the east entrance on the South Rim and is much smaller than Mather Campground. This is a quieter area of Grand Canyon National Park.

Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Campground thumbnailThis is the North Rim Campground map (200 kb), located at the… well, it’s kind of obvious. This is near the Grand Canyon Lodge and visitor center and is much quieter than anywhere on the South Rim.

Regional Grand Canyon maps

Grand Canyon National Park regional map thumbnailNeed to zoom out? Here’s a map of roads near Grand Canyon, showing driving directions between the rims or to Las Vegas. Click the image to view a full size JPG (200 kb) or download the PDF (200 kb).

Grand Canyon National Park regional parks thumbnailThis map shows each of the couple dozen national park sites within a day’s drive of the Grand Canyon. Click the image to view a full size JPG (700 kb) or download the PDF (1.5 mb).

Various Grand Canyon maps

Grand Canyon National Park transit map thumbnailThis is the alternate Grand Canyon shuttle bus map. You can see three routes connecting Hermit’s Rest (west) with Yaki Point (east). Click the image to view a full size JPG (3.3 mb) or download the PDF (1.5 mb).

Grand Canyon National Park Phantom Ranch map thumbnailThis is a map of Phantom Ranch (200 kb), showing the ranger station, dorms, and Bright Angel Campground at the bottom of the Grand Canyon along the Colorado River. You can hike here from the north or south rims.

Grand Canyon National Park Mather Visitor Center map thumbnailThis is a map of the Mather Visitor Center area (50 kb), located on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. (This area can be tricky to navigate; it’s easy to get turned around.) Don’t miss the view at Mather Point!

Grand Canyon things to do map

Grand Canyon things to doThis interactive attractions map from TripAdvisor is a great place to start to plan your Grand Canyon trip; I just love reading personal reviews and learning from others’ first-hand experience. Along those same lines, I find the TripAdvisor readers’ top Grand Canyon things to do list to be quite handy for trip planning. Or if you’re a fan of guided tours, you may want to spend time browsing the highest rated Grand Canyon tours. Enjoy!

Grand Canyon topographic maps

Grand Canyon south rim west topo mapThe Grand Canyon South Rim (west) topo map includes the south rim developed area and upper Bright Angel Trail. Click the image to view a full size JPG (2.8 mb) or download the PDF (13.3 mb).

Grand Canyon south rim east topo mapHere’s a South Rim (east) topo map, showing the South Kaibab Trail, Phantom Ranch, and eastern part of the main developed area. Click the image to view a full size JPG (3.7 mb) or download the PDF (17.5 mb).

Grand Canyon north rim topo mapThe North Rim topo map shows the North Kaibab Trail leading from the north rim developed area to Phantom Ranch. Click the image to view a full size JPG (3.7 mb) or download the PDF (18.9 mb).

Grand Canyon topo mapThis smaller scale Grand Canyon topo map (9.1 mb) zooms out to show much of the canyon downstream from the main South Rim developed area, including Havasupai and the popular waterfalls outside the park.

Grand Canyon historical topo mapThis historical Grand Canyon topo map (6.7 mb) is from 1906! Note how different the South Rim was back then – pretty much the only way to visit was by riding the train to the El Tovar Hotel.

Grand Canyon map prints and gifts

Grand Canyon National Park map mugGrand Canyon National Park map posterPrinted high-resolution Grand Canyon map posters and other products are available at the Grand Canyon Maps store. For art prints, gift ideas, and souvenirs featuring other national parks, support this site and visit the National Park Maps store; you’ll find items to bring on vacation, keep at home for the memories, or give to your park-enthusiast friends and family.

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