Expect a Good Chance 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 »
Interpretive Ranger Programs
The current program schedule may be downloaded below.
All outdoor programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather or when lightning danger is present.
Spring months at Grand Canyon may bring a variety of weather conditions. It is still possible to receive snow, and you may encounter icy walkways and trails. Please dress for the weather and consider over-the-shoe traction devices for your comfort and safety.
South Rim - Summer 2014 Program Schedule (2 pages, 92kb PDF)
Includes Junior Ranger Programs
May 21 through September 1, 2014
Includes South Rim Village, and down in the Grand Canyon.
The South Rim Fall Season Ranger Program Schedule is Being Prepared
Check back at the end of August for the fall schedule of programs.
North Rim 2014 Season Program Schedule (1 page, 270kb PDF)
Download the Park Newspapers
Your phone provides a fun way to learn more about the Park. Listen to park rangers give 2 minute audio tours at various points of interest on the South Rim, from Hermit Road to Yaki Point, and the North Rim. Learn more...
Grand Canyon Sunrise/ Sunset Times and Moon Phases
Did You Know?
President Theodore Roosevelt said of Grand Canyon, "Leave it as it is. The ages have been at work on it, and man can only mar it. What you can do is to keep it for your children, your children's children, and for all who come after you, as one of the great sights which every American should see."