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 »
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.
South Rim - Spring 2014 Program Schedule (2 pages, 472kb PDF)
March 1, 2013 through May 20, 2014
Includes the South Rim Village, Desert View/ Tusayan Ruin and inner canyon.
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?
No one has ever found a fossilized reptile skeleton or even an entire reptile bone within the Grand Canyon. Fossil footprints were left by more than 20 species of reptiles and amphibians, but no complete teeth or bones! More...