Showers and Thunderstorms Possible Today, Then a Drying Trend Later in the Week
Monsoonal weather patterns have moved into the Grand Canyon area decreasing fire danger. As a result, on Tuesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. fire managers lifted fire restrictions within Grand Canyon National Park. More »
Two Bats Collected in the Park Have Tested Positive for Rabies
One on the North Kaibab Trail and the other at Tusayan Ruin/Museum. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please follow this link. More »
Join a Park Ranger and Camp in the Wild!
College, High school and middle school age youth from all over the country explore Grand Canyon through hiking and rafting adventures each year.
Grand Inspiration: High school participants discover the beauty of Grand Canyon from the Colorado River while they write, draw, paint, and photograph the wild. Youth finish the trip with time on the rim to assemble an exhibit of their work.
Apply for programs through Grand Canyon Youth.
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Did You Know?
No one has ever found a fossilized reptile skeleton or even an entire reptile bone within the Grand Canyon. Fossil footprints were left by more than 20 species of reptiles and amphibians, but no complete teeth or bones! More...