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.

River makes a circular bend around sandstone escarpment.
Horseshoe Bend

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

Park Ranger in fee booth reaches out to driver of car.
Fees & Passes

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

Empty dock on a desert lake.
Changing Lake Levels

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

People in a line on a short boat dock board a large rubber raft.
Guided Tours

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

Teardrop camper parked on on a beach at a desert lake. Large sandstone rock formations in background

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

A houseboat winds through high sandstone cliffs on a desert lake.
I Should Know These Things

The latest news about Glen Canyon, road conditions, regulations, updates, and more.

All terrain vehicle on dirt area
Off Road Vehicle Driving

Glen Canyon offers amazing opportunities for exploration. Explore the backcountry on designated ORV routes and areas.

A boat launch ramp on a desert lake.

Check out one of our three webcams to see launching conditions and scenic views.

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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Our Park Story

This year, National Park Service asked staff to share stories. Discover journeys of our staff who share meaningful connection to places.

A large natural sandstone arch-shaped bridge.
Rainbow Bridge

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

Last updated: June 6, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1507
Page, AZ 86040


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. If you are having an emergency, call 911 or hail National Park Service on Marine Band 16.

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