Navajo Nation Proposing New Development of Grand Canyon Heather Bond March 26, 2012 Arizona, News Grand Canyon National Park Â©ohitzannaThe East Rim of the Grand Canyon is the sole section of the landmark without development–and now, the Navajo Nation is proposing a major redevelopment project.The Navajo government is proposing a resort, and an aerial tramway that would carry tourists from the ledge of the Canyon, all the way to the shores of the Colorado River. An RV park, gondola, and a half-mile river walk, will accompany the proposed resort and spa.The tribe must pursue land leases to proceed with construction, and at this time, the leases need to be approved from a community that is mostly opposed to the project. More developments on the Navajo Nation’s proposal can be found here. Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* WebsiteLet\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... *Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA. + = Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.