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    Grand Canyon

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  • Expect Cooler Nights with No Precipitation Forecast 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 »

Cooperating Association

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Serving as Grand Canyon National Park’s official nonprofit partner, Grand Canyon Association is a private nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization chartered in 1932 for the sole purpose of supporting the National Park Service at Grand Canyon.

Grand Canyon Association helps raise funds for specific park projects and initiatives that enhance the visitor experience and preserve the park for generations to come.

Learn more to see how you can support your park!


The Grand Canyon Association runs many educational programs including
The Grand Canyon Field Institute, who offer guided educational hiking tours and classes, and a Travelin' Trunks program.
Grand Canyon Association sponsors regular events, from book-signings and lectures about the Grand Canyon region to exhibits at Kolb Studio. Plus, each September GCA hosts the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art event bringing some of the nation’s best landscape painters to the park.
Members have always been an essential part of the Grand Canyon Association. By joining GCA you become part of a community of people who care deeply about the future of Grand Canyon National Park. Member by member, dollar by dollar, we are ensuring that future generations may enjoy Grand Canyon as we currently do.

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...