Expect Warm and Dry Conditions through Thursday
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 »
Echoes from the Canyon 2014
Behind Grand Canyon's stunning landscape there are stories of people who lived off the land, explored, mined, and exploited it, raised a family and business, and fought to protect it for future generations.
Travel back in time again for Grand Canyon's 3rd annual living history event, "Echoes from the Canyon". Meet eight important people who made Grand Canyon what it is today. Join us for three evening events at the McKee Amphitheater:
Saturday, July 26th - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 9th - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 30th - 8:00 p.m.
For more on "Echoes from the Canyon", please contact Interpretive Ranger Erin Whittaker at (928) 638-7789. For information on Grand Canyon National Park and how to plan your Grand Canyon trip, visit us on the web at http://www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/ or call our information line at (928) 638-7888.
Did You Know?
During the summer months temperatures within the Grand Canyon are extremely high. Plan your day so you are not hiking between the hours of 10am and 4pm. Take a break near shade and water to avoid the worst heat of day. Enjoy a predawn start and a late afternoon finish. More...