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March 15, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park Rangers Recover Body below Mather Point
On Tuesday, March 14, at 4:17 pm, the Grand Canyon Regional Communications Center received a call reporting that a visitor had fallen from the rim of the canyon west of Mather Point.

March 14, 2017
Spring Snow Melt Causes Annual Turbidity in Grand Canyon Drinking Water
Each year in the spring (March – June) Grand Canyon National Park experiences an increase in turbidity in the drinking water. This increased turbidity is caused by snow melt and spring rains.

February 15, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park Plans Repairs to Indian Garden Pump House and Black Bridge
Beginning in mid-February the National Park Service will rehabilitate the pump houses at Indian Garden and the Black Bridge near Phantom Ranch.

February 15, 2017
Tusayan Shuttle Bus Route at Grand Canyon National Park Begins Wednesday, March 1, 2017 to Help Ease Spring Break Congestion – Park and Ride; we’ll be Your Guide
The National Park Service will again offer shuttle bus service between Grand Canyon National Park and the neighboring town of Tusayan, Arizona in 2017. Service will begin March 1 to help ease spring break congestion on the South Rim.

February 10, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park to Waive Entrance Fees for President’s Day
Grand Canyon National Park will join national park sites around the country with free entry into the park in honor of President’s Day Monday, February 20, 2017.

February 02, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park Annual Pass Available for 2017
Grand Canyon National Park annual passes are available for purchase for 2017. This annual pass provides free entrance for a year exclusively to Grand Canyon National Park.

January 31, 2017
Park Rangers Recover Body Below the Rim Near South Kaibab Trailhead
At approximately 5 pm on Saturday, January 28, the Grand Canyon Regional Communications Center received a call reporting a man who had fallen from the rim near the South Kaibab trailhead.

January 31, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park to Open 2018 Noncommercial River Trip Permit Lottery
On Wednesday, February 1, 2017 the National Park Service will begin accepting applications for noncommercial river trip permits to raft the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park.

January 09, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park to Waive Entrance Fees for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Grand Canyon National Park will join national park sites around the country in celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with free entrance to the park. Entrance fees will be waived for all visitors arriving to Grand Canyon National Park on Monday January 16, 2017.

December 23, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park Celebrates Centennial Success, Looks Ahead to 2019
As the National Park Service (NPS) prepares for a second century of service, Grand Canyon National Park celebrates the significant accomplishments of the NPS centennial celebration and looks ahead to its own park centennial in 2019.

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PO Box 129
Grand Canyon, AZ 86023

Phone:

(928) 638-7888
This is the main phone number for general park questions.

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