Accessibility—Check The Guide for park programs, services, and facilities that are partially or fully accessible. You can also get the Grand Canyon National Park Accessibility Guide at park visitor centers or on the park website. You can pick up an accessibility parking permit at park entrances, visitor centers, and transportation desks. The national park has wheelchairs available at no charge for temporary use inside the park; inquire at the Grand Canyon Visitor Center. All park shuttle buses are wheelchair-accessible. Accessible tours can be arranged at any lodge transportation desk or by calling Grand Canyon National Park Lodges (tel. 928/638-2631).

ATMs—There’s an ATM at the Chase bank (tel. 928/638-2437) at Market Plaza, near Yavapai Lodge.

Hospitals & Clinics—The North Country Grand Canyon Clinic (tel. 928/638-2551) is on Clinic Dr., off Center Rd. (the road that runs past the National Park Service ranger office). The clinic is open daily 8am–6pm (shorter hours Oct–May). It provides 24-hour emergency service as well.


Laundry—A coin-operated laundry is located near Mather Campground in the Camper Services building.

Lost & Found—Report lost items or turn in found items at the Grand Canyon Visitor Center; tel. 928/638-7798. For items lost or found at a hotel, restaurant, or lounge, call tel. 928/638-2631.

Police—In an emergency, dial tel. 911. Ticketing speeders is one of the main occupations of the park’s police force, so obey posted speed limits.

Post Office—The post office (tel. 928/638-2512) is at Market Plaza near Yavapai Lodge. It’s open Monday through Friday 9am–3:30pm.


Road Conditions—For information on road conditions in the Grand Canyon area, call tel. 888/411-7623 or 511.

Safety—The most important safety tip to remember is to be careful near the edge of the canyon. Footing can be unstable and may give way. Keep your distance from wild animals, no matter how friendly they may appear. Avoid hiking alone if at all possible, and keep in mind that the canyon rim is more than a mile above sea level (it’s harder to breathe up here). Do not leave valuables in your car or tent.

Wi-Fi & Internet Access—Wi-Fi access is limited in the park. Free Wi-Fi is available at the Visitor Center 8am–5pm, with some computers available for public use; at the Canyon Village Market Deli 8am–6pm; and at the Community Library 11:30am–5pm Monday through Saturday.


Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.