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 By Carol L Allen    Events    

On The Cover - January 2019

As we move forward into 2019, we wish you one of the best years ever — filled with prosperity, good health, much happiness, and, of course, memorable times in our wonderful outdoors. We look...

 
 By GCNP    Events    

Grand Canyon - 100th Anniversary Celebration

Go Grand! On February 26, 2019, the Grand Canyon celebrates 100 years since it's designation as a national park. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Grand Canyon welcomes approximately six million domestic...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    January 1, 2019 

Grand Canyon National Park Celebrates Centennial

With the 2019 Centennial celebration of Grand Canyon National Park on the horizon, Grand Canyon Conservancy (formerly Grand Canyon Association) and Grand Canyon National Park have announced a...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    January 1, 2019 

Grand Canyon - Park Accessibility And Services Made Possible Through Recreation Fee Dollars

Park accessibility and services made possible through recreation fee dollars and support from the State of Arizona Grand Canyon, AZ – Using revenue generated by recreation fees Grand Canyon...

 

Think This Can't Happen?

This article was written in June of 2016. The annual hunting season, long declared to be barbaric by the social media watchdogs, was officially cancelled today by the Arizona Species Specialists, a...

 

AZGFD Hunting And Angling Heritage Workgroup

Hello, and I hope everyone is doing fantastic. The Become a Hunting Mentor Trivia and Pint Night went excellent. We had about 35 attendees and 18 HAHWG reps at this first-time event and the room was...

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Grand Canyon - Ranger Involved Incident

Ranger Involved Incident Under Investigation at Grand Canyon National Park Grand Canyon, AZ- At approximately 1:00 am this morning, October 11, an officer involved shooting occurred on the South Rim...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    October 1, 2018

Grand Canyon Visitors Urged To Hike Smart

National Park Rangers at Grand Canyon National Park are strongly urging visitors to Grand Canyon, especially inner canyon hikers, mule riders, and backpackers to be prepared for hot days remaining...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    October 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Operations Begin Seasonal Changes

North Rim operations will begin seasonal changes on the morning of October 16. The North Rim transitions to reduced services with the Visitor Center, gift shop, campground and entrance station...

 
 By WOT    RVing    October 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Awarded State Grant

The Arizona Governor's Office of Highway Safety, along with the DUI Abatement Council, granted Grand Canyon National Park $10,000 to improve highway safety and stop impaired driving. The grant will...

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    September 1, 2018

California Condors To Be Released

The public is invited to the release of the endangered California Condors. This will take place on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. There is nothing quite as iconic in the...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    September 1, 2018

Grand Canyon - Safety First At The Rim

Grand Canyon National Park rangers are encouraging visitors to have a safe and memorable vacation to one of the Seven Wonders of the World. A trip to Grand Canyon can be both fun and safe by keeping...

 
 By GCNP    WOOT    September 1, 2018

Grand Canyon Missing Rafter Search

Grand Canyon, Ariz. - On Friday, September 7 at approximately 11:00 A.M., a Canyoneers commercial river trip was preparing for day hike at Clear Creek (RM 85), when a 65 year old female passenger...

 
 By Carol L Allen    Events   

On The Cover - August 1, 2018

Thank you to Margie Anderson for this photo of Cliff Springs Trail, about a third of a mile north of Cape Royal. She notes that this gem is worth a hike. It's gorgeous. In fact, especially during the...

 

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 GCNP    RVing    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Tourism Creates Economic Benefits

A national park service report shows that more than 6.2 million recreational visitors to Grand Canyon National Park in 2017 spent $667 million in communities near the park. That spending supported...

 
 By GCNP    WOOT    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon Obi Fire Grows To 1,750 Acres

The Obi Fire on the Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Grows to 1,750 Acres. The Stina Fire on Kaibab National Forest is confined to 28 Acres. Grand Canyon, AZ - The Obi Fire is approximately 1,750...

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Grand Canyon National Park Implements Temporary Road And Trail Closures

Grand Canyon National Park Implements Temporary Road and Trail Closures on the North Rim; Obi Fire Grows to 2,270 Acres. Grand Canyon, AZ - Grand Canyon National Park will implement closures of the...

 
 By WOT    WOOT    August 1, 2018

Western Caucus and Chairman Gosar Secure Major Victory for Tourism

Western Caucus and Chairman Gosar Secure Major Victory for Tourism at the Grand Canyon WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressional Western Caucus Chairman Paul A. Gosar D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Closures

Grand Canyon, AZ - This is a summary of current fire related closures for Grand Canyon National Park. For daily updates and photos of the Obi Fire, visit the Obi Fire Inciweb incident page, https://in...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Implements New Temporary Road And Trail Closures

Grand Canyon National Park Implements New Temporary Road and Trail Closures on the North Rim; Obi Fire Grows to 8,100 Acres Grand Canyon, AZ- Grand Canyon National Park has implemented new temporary...

 
 By GCNP    WOOT    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon - Obi Fire Grows

The Obi Fire Grows to 10,067 Acres - Temporary Closures on Grand Canyon National Park's North Rim Remain In Place Grand Canyon, AZ - Growth of the Obi Fire was minimal this morning, but as the sun dri...

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Obi Fire Has Now Consumed Nearly All Fuels

Grand Canyon, AZ - Fire managers are reporting that the Obi Fire has now consumed nearly all of the fuels located in the containment area on the Walhalla Plateau. Fire behavior was observed as...

 
 By GCNP    Wildlife    August 1, 2018

Grand Canyon, AZ - Wildlife Biologists Putting GPS Collars On Elk

Grand Canyon, AZ - Wildlife biologists will be putting GPS collars on ten adult elk between late August and October of this year to gather movement data of the elk at Grand Canyon National Park. The...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    July 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Implements Water Restrictions

At press time, due to a malfunction in the pump that supplies water to the North Rim of Grand Canyon, the North Rim has entered Level 2 water restrictions. These restrictions only affect the North Rim...

 

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