Why is arizona called the grand canyon state?

Answer Arizona is called the "Grand Canyon State" because it is home to the natural landform the Grand Canyon. This vast and steep canyon attracts millions of tourists annually, making Arizona a desirable... Read More »

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Is there a hotel in Grand Canyon Park with a deck overlooking the canyon?

There are seven lodges in the Grand Canyon, although the view of the Canyon will vary from each one. Some places, like El Tovar, are quite old and have hosted celebrities such as Theodore Roosevelt... Read More »

What is the age of the Grand Canyon?

It has recently been estimated that the oldest parts of the Grand Canyon are between 16 and 17 million years old. The eastern and western segments of the canyon were connected about 6 million years... Read More »

AAA Grand Canyon Vacations?

In northwestern Arizona, the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River holds geological significance. At no other place in the world is there stratum of rock distinctly marking a period of the Earth's hi... Read More »

How to Raft the Grand Canyon?

The Grand Canyon provides numerous opportunities for rafting enthusiasts to be a family event or a venue to test one's rafting skills. For those eager to challenge their rafting skills or have a fa... Read More »