Grand Canyon National Park Ranger Jason Morris talks to people on a motorcycle at the closed park entrance on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 in Ariz.  More than 400 national parks are closed as Congress remains deadlocked over federal government funding.  (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff)

Photo by: Brian Skoloff

Grand Canyon National Park Ranger Jason Morris talks to people on a motorcycle at the closed park entrance on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 in Ariz. More than 400 national parks are closed as Congress remains deadlocked over federal government funding. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff)