• View of Grand Canyon National Park at sunset from the South Rim

    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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?

SPRINGS PROVIDE OASES FOR FLORA AND FAUNA

Within the Grand Canyon, the type and abundance of organisms is directly related to the presence or absence of water. The Colorado River and its tributaries, as well as springs, seeps, stock tanks and ephemeral pools provide oases to flora and fauna in this semi-arid southwest desert area.