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

    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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  • Expect Isolated Thunderstorm Activity Through Thursday. A Greater Chance on the Weekend

    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. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please call 928-638-7779. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. More »

Fire Management Planning Documents

Grand Canyon National Park Fire Management Plan, Approved March 28, 2012, 7.6mb, PDF file

To view the planning document list for the Fire Management Plan visit http://parkplanning.nps.gov/documentsList.cfm?parkID=65&projectID=10959

 
NPS Planning, Environment and Public Comment (PEPC)
The PEPC site is a clearing house of NPS planning documents. Here you can explore and comment on proposed NPS activities.

Did You Know?

GRAND CANYON TRILOBITE

The Cambrian seas of the Grand Canyon were home to several kinds of trilobite, whose closest living relative is the modern horsehoe crab. They left their fossil record in the mud of the Bright Angel Shale over 500 million years ago.