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  • Through Saturday: Scattered Showers and Thunderstorms. Sunday: Thunderstorms More Likely

    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 »

  • Temporary North Rim Road Closures Due to Galahad Fire Began May 29

    As of Thursday May 29, two road closures are in effect for public and firefighter safety. W4 road is closed from FS268B road south to Pont Sublime. W1 road is closed from W4 to western end of the Basin. More »

Minimize River Trip Campfire Impacts

Want to have a campfire during your river trip through Grand Canyon National Park?

  1. Download and read Minimize Campfire Impacts (690KB pdf file)

  2. View the short slide shows below on campfire information
 

Watch Short Slide Shows

 
Campfire wood information
Part 1: Campfire Wood Options: 2M:37S

Learn about bringing campfire wood from home and collecting driftwood during your trip.

Watch slideshow to learn more.
 
Leave No Trace
Part 2: Leave No Trace: 1M:23S

Learn what you can do to protect Grand Canyon National Park and leave the canyon better for the next river runner.

Watch slideshow to learn more.

Did You Know?

Grand Canyon Shuttle Buses

For more than 30 years Grand Canyon National Park has provided a free shuttle bus system on the South Rim. Visitors and residents have made 75,000,000 boardings. Riding the shuttles makes your stay more enjoyable, while reducing pollution and decreasing traffic congestion. More...