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Visit The North Rim

Summer is the perfect time to visit the North Rim of the Grand Canyon because the higher elevation of the North Rim means forest and cool summer days. The North Rim is usually a lot less crowded than...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    July 1, 2017

Rainbow Bridge Gains Traditional Cultural Property

The National Park Service has designated Rainbow Bridge a Traditional Cultural Property, recognizing the site's historic and ongoing cultural significance to at least six American Indian tribes, and...

 
 By AZGFD    RVing    February 1, 2017

Glen Canyon Releases Off-Road Management Plan

Credit: Arizona Game & Fish Department    The National Park Service recently announced the release of the Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement for Glen...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    January 1, 2017

International College Students To Transform Glen Canyon

  On Jan. 10, more than 200 college students representing 13 countries will revitalize one of the most important historic sites on the Colorado River as part of an education and service-based...

 
 By WOT    RVing    August 1, 2016

NPS Presence In Just One State - Arizona Has Them All

These memorable destinations are enough to fill a lifetime of "bucket lists". As we celebrate the centennial of the National Parks Service, many will be visiting national sites throughout the...

 
 By NPS    RVing    July 1, 2016

Mesa Boy Scouts Clean Up National Park

More than 50 Boy Scouts and Scout Leaders converged on Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, June 2, 2016, to tackle one of the parks biggest preservation challenges – graffiti. Troop 154, Miramar Ward, Citrus Heights Stake, based in Mesa, Ariz.,...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

On The Cover - Summer Starts With Sailing

Many find it hard to believe that sailing is even available in Arizona, much less that it is so popular. Yes, the Desert Southwest even has sailing clubs, yacht clubs, and many sailing courses and...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    June 1, 2016

Tourism To Glen Canyon, Rainbow Bridge Created Jobs, Economic Benefits

A National Park Service (NPS) report shows that nearly 2.5 million people visited Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Rainbow Bridge National Monument in 2015. Those visitors spent over $171...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    June 1, 2016

Tour And Service Providers Adopt Canyons Throughout Lake Powell

Lake Powell visitors can expect less trash to spoil the pristine scenery this summer.  This is thanks to local tour and service providers adopting canyons throughout Glen Canyon National Recreation...

 
 By WOT    RVing    April 1, 2016

Help Glen Canyon Look Its Birthday Best In 2016 And Beyond

The National Park Service invites you to help Keep Glen Canyon Clean and looking its birthday best for the National Park Service Centennial in 2016. A community and partner collaboration to improve re...

 
 By WOT    RVing    February 1, 2016

Interior Department Proposes Adaptive Management Framework For Glen Canyon Dam

The U.S. Department of the Interior has released a proposed framework for adaptively managing Glen Canyon Dam over the next 20 years with the goal of creating certainty and predictability for power...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    January 1, 2016

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Receives

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area is one of 113 national parks selected to receive a 2015 field-trip grant from the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks....

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Interior Department Proposes Adaptive Management Framework for Glen Canyon Dam

PAGE, Ariz. – *The U.S. Department of the Interior today released a proposed framework for adaptively managing Glen Canyon Dam over the next 20 years with the goal of creating certainty and...

 
 By GCNP    Fishing    October 1, 2015

Rapid Response Treatment to Remove Invasive Green Sunfish from a Backwater Slough

Page, Az. – The National Park Service (NPS) and Arizona Game and Fish Department (AGFD) will administer two treatments of the fish toxin rotenone to eliminate invasive Green Sunfish (Lepomis...

 
 By GCNP    WOOT    September 1, 2015

Gold King Mine Spill

PAGE, AZ – The National Park Service (NPS) has received numerous inquiries from local residents and park visitors regarding the effects of the Gold King Mine spill on waters within Glen Canyon Natio...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    August 1, 2015

Floating Store Opens At Halls Crossing Marina

A new floating convenience store and snack bar has arrived at the Halls Crossing Marina. Barges towed the store nearly 100 miles up Lake Powell to its new home on a journey that lasted four days. "We...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 15, 2015

Game and Fish seeks input on draft hunt guidelines

PHOENIX – Based on public input received this year, the Arizona Game and Fish Department has developed a first-draft revision of the hunt guidelines and wants to hear more about how this revision...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    December 15, 2014

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Announces Winter Hours

The following facilities are closed or operating on a reduced schedule. Wahweap • Lake Powell Resort – open • Rainbow Room restaurant and Wahweap grille – closed • Latitude 37 – closed...

 
 By AZBW    Fishing    November 15, 2014

Quagga Mussel Update

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area staff continue to monitor park waters to determine the distribution of quagga mussels. Quagga mussels were recently identified in sampling locations between Glen...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Lakeshore Drive Road Rehabilitation EA

Page, AZ – The National Park Service (NPS) invites the public to provide comments related to the proposed rehabilitation, restoration and resurfacing of approximately five miles of Lakeshore Drive,...

 
 By WOT    WOOT    February 15, 2014

National Park Service Requests Public Input On Two Plans

Quagga/Zebra Mussel Comprehensive Management As of January 2014, approximately 1,300 adult quagga mussels have been found and removed from Lake Powell. We are finding additional adult mussels as the...

 

5-Year Old Killed In Boating Accident

Page, AZ – On June 28, 2013 at approximately 6:30 pm a 5-year old boy was killed in a boating accident uplake from Bullfrog near buoy 110 by Tapestry Wall. The child was riding in the bow of the boat, when the vessel hit a wave. The boy fell out...

 

Reminding Boaters

Clean! Drain! Dry! The early spring discovery of 14 adult quagga mussels at Lake Powell is a crucial reminder to boaters to clean, drain and dry their boats after every use to help prevent the spread...

 
 By NPS    WOOT    May 15, 2013

Grand Canyon National Park dedicates the newly renovated Bright Angel Trailhead

Grand Canyon, Ariz. – On Saturday, May 18th, 2013, over 500 people gathered to celebrate the trailhead renovation of one of Grand Canyon National Park’s oldest and most visited trails. The dedication ceremony, celebrated jointly by Grand Canyon N...

 

TWO PEOPLE MISSING IN SEPARATE INCIDENCES

Page, AZ – National Park Service Rangers are searching for two missing persons in two separate incidences that occurred over the last several days. A swimmer was reported missing in Gunsight Bay on...

 

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