Grand Canyon National Park - Robert Mckendrick
Balanced Rock Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

One look across the enormous chasm confirms just why this inspirational place is one of the seven natural wonders of the world and a must-see destination for so many travelers. The park also protects a wealth of biological diversity, including numerous endemic and threatened species and several rare ecosystems.

Grand Canyon National Park is the 15th site in the United States to have been named a national park. The park is located in northwestern Arizona. The park's central feature is the Grand Canyon, a gorge of the Colorado River, which is often considered one of the Wonders of the World. The park, which covers 1,217,262 acres (1,901.972 sq mi; 492,608 ha; 4,926.08 km2) of unincorporated area in Coconino and Mohave counties, received nearly six million recreational visitors in 2016, which is the second highest count of all U.S. national parks after Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Elves Chasm, Grand Canyon National Park

Elves Chasm is a stunning waterfall and grotto in Grand Canyon National Park. This is a remote, scarcely traveled section of the Grand Canyon If you do have the experience of seeing this beautiful place. You’ll likely be forever grateful that you went for it.

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