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The Grand Canyon Guru has the answers to all of the most popular questions about Grand Canyon National Park and the surrounding areas.  Below is a list of the most Frequently Asked Questions about the Grand Canyon.

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The fee is $25 per vehicle

Summer is the most popular season, but it has the highest temperatures and the largest crowds. Spring and Fall have the best weather especially for hiking and crowds aren't as heavy. Winter offers the most solitude, but the North Rim is closed and snow is common.

No there are no Dams in the Grand Canyon, but Glen Canyon Dam is above the canyon and Hoover Dam is below it.

The park was first established in 1919

Grand Canyon National Park is 1,218,375.54 acres

The Grand Canyon is 277 miles long. It begins at Lee's Ferry and ends at Grand Wash Cliffs.

Geologists estimate the Grand Canyon began to form 5-6 million years ago.

The Grand Canyon is located in Northern Arizona