January 29, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park to Open 2017 Noncommercial River Trip Permit Lottery
On Monday, February 1, 2016 the National Park Service will begin accepting applications for noncommercial river trip permits to raft the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park in 2017.
January 27, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park to Host an Additional Public Open House and Webinar for Backcountry Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement
The National Park Service (NPS) announced today another opportunity for the public to weigh in on revisions to Grand Canyon National Park’s Backcountry Management Plan (BMP). The NPS began developing a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for this plan in 2011 in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
January 12, 2016
Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with Free Entrance to Grand Canyon National Park
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Grand Canyon National Park will join national park units across the country and offer visitors fee-free entry into the park on Monday, January 18, 2016.
January 11, 2016
Interior Proposes Adaptive Management Framework for Glen Canyon Dam
The U.S. Department of the Interior has released a proposed framework for adaptively managing Glen Canyon Dam over the next 20 years with the goal of creating certainty and predictability for power and water users while protecting environmental and cultural resources in Grand Canyon National Park and the Colorado River ecosystem. The draft environmental impact statement (EIS) is available to the public for review and comment for 90 days.
January 07, 2016
Winter Weather Message from Grand Canyon National Park
Over the last 24 hours Grand Canyon National Park has received heavy snowfall resulting in significant snow accumulation.
January 05, 2016
Upcoming Winter Weather Message from Grand Canyon National Park
This week, the National Weather Service is predicting several large winter storms across Northern Arizona, including Grand Canyon National Park.
December 18, 2015
Grand Canyon National Park Equestrian Unit to Participate in 127th Rose Parade
To kick off the new year and to celebrate the National Park Service’s Centennial, Grand Canyon National Park is participating in the 127th Rose Parade Friday, January 1, 2016.