Glen Canyon Dam

Glen Canyon Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam on the Colorado River just a few miles from the town of Page. The 710-foot (220 m) high dam was built by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) from 1956 to 1966 and forms Lake Powell.

TOURS CLOSED Tours are 45 minutes in length, available to the general public, and booked on a first-come, first-served basis. A maximum of 20 people are allowed per tour, including children and infants.

PLEASE NOTE: Currently there are no tours offered of the Glen Canyon Dam.


Thursday – Monday 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Closed: Tuesday & Wednesday