On January 11, 2000, Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument an area of 1,048,321 acres was set aside by Presidential Proclamation to protect the array of scientific and historic objects, and the remote, scenic qualities of the region. The National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Management share responsibility for the management of this land - consistent with applicable laws and policies.

2015 Fact Sheet


There are a variety of rules and regulations that dictate how the park must be managed. These regulations help us protect monument resources while also providing visitors with a safe and enjoyable experience.

  • Code of Federal Regulations (36 CFR - Parks, Forests, and Public Property) These are general regulations that apply to all national park areas.
  • Superintendent's Compendium The compendium is updated as needed under the discretionary authority of the superintendent. It provides a list of additional regulations specific to Parashant National Monument.

Management Plans

A variety of management plans inform and direct the day-to-day decisions of monument managers.

Last updated: February 17, 2017

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Mailing Address:

345 East Riverside Drive
St. George, UT 84790


(435) 688-3200
Phones are answered Monday - Friday 7:45 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. The center is closed on Sundays as well as all federal holiday with the exceptions of Memorial Day and Labor Day.

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