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    Grand Canyon

    National Park Arizona

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  • Expect Cooler Nights with No Precipitation through the Remainder of 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 »

Podcast Directory

iPod, and iPhone Owners...
These podcasts are available for free download from the iTunes Music Store. Click on the channel(s) of your choice below to subscribe.


Inside Grand Canyon
Audio/ Video Podcast Channel

Explore the wonders of Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, with a park ranger as your guide. Learn more about the the nature, science, history and culture of the canyon through our Ranger Minutes.
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Hiking Grand Canyon
Audio/ Video Podcast Channel

A challenging and memorable experience, since no hike in the canyon is easy. This channel helps you to plan for and to enjoy your hike into the Grand Canyon.
Also here on the park's web site:
audiocasts - videocasts



Grand Canyon River
Audio/ Video Podcast Channel

This channel features the park's River Orientation Video broken down into topic-specific chapters. Also, news bulletins and trip planning info. On the park's website:
audiocasts - videocasts


Did You Know?

Exotic tamarisk impacting the Colorado River corridor

The impacts caused by tamarisk within the Grand Canyon are well documented. These prolific non-native shrubs displace native vegetation and animals, alter soil salinity, and increase fire frequency. What is park management doing about this exotic plant? More...