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Prior to 2020 and the coronavirus pandemic, Grand Canyon National Park visitation averaged between 5-6 million visitors annually. (Loretta McKenney/WGCN)

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Grand Canyon tourism rebounding after nearly 50 percent decline in 2020
Monthly averages since October 2020 show park visitation at approximately 73 percent of normal range

In 2020, Grand Canyon National Park visitation dropped by nearly 50 percent because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to National Park Service (NPS) reporting data.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News May 25, 2021