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Inspirational Grand Canyon National Park Photos

Rainbows, lightning, clouds, and stars only complement the beauty of this national park.


Like stargazing? The Grand Canyon is a pristine spot for staring into the night sky. photo: Grand Canyon National Park/flickr

Like stargazing? The Grand Canyon is a pristine spot for staring into the night sky. photo: Grand Canyon National Park/flickr

If you're looking for hiking trails with a view, Grand Canyon National Park offers plenty along its rim. photo: Rachel Titiriga/flickr

If you’re looking for hiking trails with a view, Grand Canyon National Park offers plenty along its rim. photo: Rachel Titiriga/flickr

A piece of a rainbow seen from Shoshone Point at the Grand Canyon. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

A piece of a rainbow seen from Shoshone Point at the Grand Canyon. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

Take a visit to the Grand Canyon during the winter for beautiful views without the summer heat. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

Take a visit to the Grand Canyon during the winter for beautiful views without the summer heat. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

Most people only see the Grand Canyon from either the North or South Rim on a single day. See it from both on this challenging rim-to-rim hike.…

Most people only see the Grand Canyon from either the North or South Rim on a single day. See it from both on this challenging rim-to-rim hike. photo: Rachel Titiriga/flickr

Sunrise and sunset can paint the canyon walls as much as the sky here.  photo: John Fowler/flickr

Sunrise and sunset can paint the canyon walls as much as the sky here. photo: John Fowler/flickr

Sometimes clouds fill the Grand Canyon and you wonder if you have reached the edge of the Earth. On days when the trail is clear, take a trek to the…

Sometimes clouds fill the Grand Canyon and you wonder if you have reached the edge of the Earth. On days when the trail is clear, take a trek to the bottom to see it looking up. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

Pima Point isn't the only place you might spot a rainbow here. Follow the trail to Powell Plateau for more stunning views of the Grand Canyon. photo:…

Pima Point isn’t the only place you might spot a rainbow here. Follow the trail to Powell Plateau for more stunning views of the Grand Canyon. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

If you would rather not be standing on top of the Grand Canyon during a thunderstorm, try an overnight trip into the heart of it  to fully experience…

If you would rather not be standing on top of the Grand Canyon during a thunderstorm, try an overnight trip into the heart of it to fully experience its splendor. photo: Grand Canyon National Park Service/flickr

The Grand Canyon is filled with hidden treasures, like this swimming hole at Hermit Creek Camp. photo: Robert Engberg/flickr

The Grand Canyon is filled with hidden treasures, like this swimming hole at Hermit Creek Camp. photo: Robert Engberg/flickr