On October 27, 2018, the National Park Service hosted a climbing community meeting at the Canyon Rim Visitor Center as part of the park’s commitment to hold semi-annual public meetings with the climbing community. The event was attended by 14 members of the public. The park reviewed work done in 2018; described work planned for 2019; outlined the process for updating the current Climbing Management Plan; and reviewed the elements of the current Climbing Management Plan. The information below is a summary of the meeting.
2019 planned work
Climbing Management Plan Revision timeline
Please note that this schedule will be changing due to the partial government shutdown in December 2018-January 2019. A revised timeline will be available soon.
Climbing Management Plan Discussion
These comments were in response to the elements of the Climbing Management Plan.
The park will review the comments received and may follow up with attendees for more information or action. The park will begin internal scoping on the revisions to the climbing management plan in December 2018. The spring semi-annual public meeting and public scoping on plan revisions will be held in spring 2019.
Last updated: February 11, 2019