Lake Powell and so much more!

Encompassing over 1.25 million acres, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area offers unparalleled opportunities for water-based & backcountry recreation. The recreation area stretches for hundreds of miles from Lees Ferry in Arizona to the Orange Cliffs of southern Utah, encompassing scenic vistas, geologic wonders, and a vast panorama of human history.

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What makes Recreation Areas unique?

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I Should Know These Things

Click here for the latest news about Glen Canyon, road conditions, regulations, updates, and more.

Coronavirus

Weekly COVID-19 Forecast and Updates

Mask? No mask? Which county am I in?

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Changing Lake Levels

Lake Powell water levels are changing. How will this affect my visit?

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50th Anniversary

Join in the birthday celebrations!

River makes 270 degree bend around sandstone escarpment

Horseshoe Bend

Join other hikers at a panoramic view of a 270 degree bend in the Colorado River

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Camping

Rest your head, but don't forget to enjoy the stars.

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Fees & Passes

Entrance fees to Glen Canyon can be paid in person at an entrance station or online.

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Guided Tours

Don't have a boat? Not a problem. Take a tour on the lake, on the river, or in the dam. Or take to the skies!

A wagon sits next to a historic log ranch house

Lees Ferry

Take a day trip to Lees Ferry for a taste of pioneer life and a chance to dip your toes in the Colorado River.

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Basic Information

What you need to know

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Rainbow Bridge

Did you know Glen Canyon administers Rainbow Bridge National Monument? Click here for more information on this unique natural feature.

Last updated: October 27, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1507
Page , AZ 86040

Phone:

928 608-6200
Receptionist available at Glen Canyon Headquarters from 7 am to 4 pm MST, Monday through Friday. The phone is not monitored when the building is closed.

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