The Grand Canyon is one of the most spectacular places on Earth. It is huge and the Colorado River runs through it. Tourists go there and stand at one of the edges in awe of the scene.
It is in the state of Arizona.
I’ll start with some maps.
Us Map of the states, EPA. AZ is lavender and is at the bottom just right of California.
Arizona by, National Park Service
From 1908 by, national Forest Service
This is a diagram of the rock layers of the canyon.
By, National Park Service
A satellite view.
From National Archives and Records Administration
From 1872, John Wesley Powell Images
This next picture is from Wikipedia Commons and the photographer isn’t named.
Eagle Rock by, Julius Reque, Wikipedia Commons
Rockfall by, Qfl247, Wikipedia Commons
By, Doc Searls, Wikipedia Commons
Storm over Grand Canyon by, Umbongo247, Wikipedia Commons
In winter by, Pescaiolo, Wikipedia Commons
By, David Jolley, Wikipedia
By, Olivier from France, Wikipedia Commons
The last picture is by chenslyuan, Wikipedia Commons.