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

    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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  • Increasing Chances of Showers and Thunderstorms Through 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 »

Publications

Management-Related

2014 Grand Canyon National Park Profile (451 kb PDF File)

2010 Grand Canyon National Park Foundation Statement
(760kb Pdf File)

For Grand Canyon statistics and facts go to Park Statistics.

The Administrative History of Grand Canyon National Park

Compendium Of Designations, Closures, Use and Activity Restrictions, Permit Requirements And Other Regulations.
Updated August 2014 (563 kb PDF file)

Superintendent’s Compendium 2014 Summary of Changes
(136 kb PDF file) Items that have been modified, added or deleted since the 2013 approval. Updated August 2014

Grand Canyon National Park Evacuation Procedures
Updated April, 2014 (137kb PDF file)

At the Cornell University Law School web site can be found the Enabling Legislation for Grand Canyon National Park:



The following informational briefing is available as a PDF file:


Did You Know?

WHITEWATER RAFTING

There are different river trip opportunities through Grand Canyon National Park, including professionally guided raft trips, available to the public and often reserved a year or two in advance; and self-guided, or "private" river trips, made available to the public through a weighted lottery. More...