Grand Canyon


'120 Seconds to Change the World'

In an effort to raise awareness for the global water crisis, runner Mina Guli is attempting to complete 63 marathons in 63 days

May 14, 2019

Grand Canyon Superintendent Announces Resignation

Grand Canyon National Park superintendent Christine Lehnertz notified park employees on March 14 that she was resigning, effective March 31. This comes weeks after a four-month investigation turned up no wrongdoing and found a series of 2018 allegations against her to be "unfounded."

Annette McGivney
Mar 14, 2019

The Theft of Grand Staircase–Escalante

In 2017, the Trump administration announced that it was shrinking the iconic Utah national monument by nearly 50 percent. Leath Tonino devised a sketchy 200-mile solo desert trek, following the path of the legendary cartographer who literally put these contentious canyons on the map.

Leath Tonino
Mar 4, 2019

How Grand Canyon National Park Will Look in 100 Years

As the country's second most popular park turns 100, Grand Canyon faces an unprecedented number of existential threats. Eight experts weigh in on the major changes it will undergo during the next century.

Katherine LaGrave
Feb 25, 2019