Havasupai Indian Reservation

Please be aware that Havasu Canyon is a fragile environment and is subject to flash floods.

Some areas in the canyon are OFF-LIMITS to visitors due to continuing repair work or unstable ground condition. Immediate closure of the canyon is possible at any given time during your visit. Visitors to Havasu Canyon assume all risks while in the canyon and should come prepared.

 
aerial view looking down onto fields and houses in Supai Village.
Supai Village
Supai Village, located within Havasu Canyon, a large tributary on the south side of the Colorado River, is not accessible by road. The Havasupai Tribe administers the land, which lies outside the boundary and jurisdiction of Grand Canyon National Park.

The Havasupai Tribe's website is located here:
http://theofficialhavasupaitribe.com/

Due to overwhelming campground reservation requests, online reservations are not available at this time. The campground is mostly full for the 2017 season. To see if there have been any cancellations, you can call the Tourist Office at 928-448-2121, and continue to check their website for updates.
 
View of Havasu Falls as descending the trail into the campground.
Havasu Falls

Havasupai
means people of the blue-green waters. The spectacular waterfalls and isolated community within the Havasupai Indian Reservation attract thousands of visitors each year.

The Havasupai are intimately connected to the water and the land. When you enter their land, be respectful, you are entering their home.

Getting There
Supai village, located within Havasu Canyon, a large tributary on the south side of the Colorado River, is not accessible by road. The Havasupai Tribe administers the land, which lies outside the boundary and jurisdiction of Grand Canyon National Park.

 
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Approximate driving time from Grand Canyon Village on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park is 4 hours.

Drive west from Williams on I-40 to Seligman;
Turn off on U.S. 66.
Watch for Indian Highway 18.

Open this Supai road map in a new window.
(264kb PDF File)

Open Havasu Canyon Trail and Supai Village Map on their website.

 
Trailhead parking at Hualapai Hilltop
Trailhead parking at Hualapai Hilltop
The trail into Supai begins at Hualapai Hilltop,
191 miles/308 km from Grand Canyon Village
or 66 miles/106 km from Peach Springs, Arizona.

Peach Springs has the nearest services including gas, food, and water. No services are available at Hualapai Hilltop.

Hiking from Hualapai Hilltop to Supai and Mooney Falls is not a day hike. It is recommended as at least an overnight hike; three days is even better.
 
Campsite in Havasupai Campground
Havasupai Campground
Trail Distances
(one way)
Miles- Km
Hualapai Hilltop
to Supai
-8 13
Supai to campground -2 -3
Hualapai Hilltop
to campground
10 16
Campground
to Mooney Falls
0.5 0.8
Mooney Falls
to Colorado River
-8 13

 

Fees (2017)

All fees and prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Contact Havasupai Tourist Enterprises to verify prices before visiting.

DRONES ARE PROHIBITED ON THE HAVASUPAI RESERVATION

The tribe assesses a $10 per person Environmental Care Fee + 10% tax

Entry Fee
A fee of $50 per person - plus 10% - tax is charged to enter or cross any portion of the Havasupai Indian Reservation. This fee can be paid in advance. Be prepared to show a paid receipt when within the boundaries of the reservation.

Campground
The campground along Havasu Creek is 10 miles / 16 km from the trailhead at Hualapai Hilltop (2 mi. / 3 km below Supai). It serves up to 300 people. Drinking water is available. Fees: $25/person/night plus 10% tribal tax. At this time, campground reservations are only taken by phone.

Havasupai Camping Reservations
Tourist Office: (928) 448-2121
Reservation lines are open from 9 am - 3 pm, Monday through Friday

We are hearing that the campground is now full for the 2017 season. Continue to check their website for updates. Due to overwhelming campground reservation requests, online reservations are now unavailable. Check on the status of campground reservations by calling the Tourist Office at 928-448-2121.

Camping Tourist Office Hours
May-October 6 am - 6 pm
November-April 8 am - 5 pm

Campground open year-round
Peak Season: March- October
Reservation Required
No Campfires are allowed in the campground,

DRONES ARE PROHIBITED ON THE HAVASUPAI RESERVATION

 

Havasupai Lodge

The lodge in Supai, 8 miles / 13 km from the trailhead, has 24 rooms with double beds. Rates: $145 for up to four people plus 10% tax. Reservations must be made in advance.

At this time, all lodging reservations must be made via telephone.
To make reservations please call the tourist office at:
(928) 448-2111

Information Needed for Reservations:

First and Last Name
Full Address
Phone Number
Dates requested
Credit Card Information
Please DO NOT send credit card information via email!!!

Lodge Cancellation Policy
2 weeks prior to reservation: Full Refund
After 2 weeks prior to reservation: Non Refundable


Helicopter Transport
Helicopter flights between Hualapai Hilltop and Supai are available Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday, weather permitting. Fees vary, and tickets are issued on a first-come, first-served basis from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $50 landing fee.

Pack Horse and Saddle Horse Fees
Horses and mules are available from Hualapai Hilltop into Supai and the campground. $121 (one-way) – $242 (round trip) plus 10% tax.

Reservations MUST BE MADE 1 week prior to arrival through the camping office.
Camping: (928) 448-2121 Reservation lines are open from 9 am - 3 pm on Monday through Friday.

Pack Horse & Saddle Horse Reservations going OUT of Supai & Campground
Reservations MUST BE MADE 1 day prior to arrival at the tourist office in Supai.

One pack animal can carry a maximum of 4 bags for a total weight of 130 lbs.
Maximum Baggage Size: 36 inches long and 19 inches wide.
Ice Chest: Maximum 48 quart capacity, not exceed 24 inches long and 19 inches wide

Other Services
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available at the Havasupai Cafe near the lodge. Picnic tables, general store, and post office are found in the village.

Advance reservations are recommended.
The tourist enterprises at Supai accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, money orders and cashier checks. They do not accept travelers checks or personal checks.

DRONES ARE PROHIBITED ON THE HAVASUPAI RESERVATION

 

Contact Information:

Havasupai Tourist Enterprises
http://theofficialhavasupaitribe.com/

Camping Office:
(928) 448-2121

Lodge Office:
(928) 448-2111

Trading Post/ Cafe:
(928) 448-2951

(This NPS page was updated on February 8, 2017)

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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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