Phantom Ranch to Get New Reservation System

Grand Canyon National Park Lodges is switching from a telephone to an online system, but you'll still have to plan 15 months in advance.
Cabin at Phantom Ranch

One of the very, very coveted places to crash at Phantom Ranch.

To snag a bed at Phantom Ranch, you'll soon be able to enter the lottery online—15 months ahead of your desired stay. Also new: You'll have to pay in advance, and lose your deposit if you cancel within 45 days of your stay.