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 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    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 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...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2018

Bear Activity Is On The Increase Statewide

The Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds everyone to be Bear Aware, following separate incidents where habituated bears became a public safety threat and needed to be humanely euthanized under...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    July 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Suppressing Three Fires On North Rim

Grand Canyon, AZ- Recent monsoonal activity in the region resulted in an several new lightning ignited fires on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park over the past several days. Grand canyon...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2018

Feeding Wildlife

People who feed wild animals are creating a public safety problem in Arizona's Rim Country. Incidents of wildlife endangering people and their pets in this region have increased over the past few...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    April 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park - Spring-Break Time

The focus is on Grand Canyon National Park - Spring-Break Time, but much applies to all visits this season. Visitors planning to hike, camp, recreate, and take in the breathtaking views of Grand...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    April 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Announces 2019 Centennial Logo

In recognition of Grand Canyon National Park's 99th birthday, the National Park Service and Grand Canyon Association unveiled the logo for the park's upcoming 2019 Centennial. Depicting one of Grand...

 
 By AZBW    RVing    April 1, 2018

Mogollon Rim Near Payson, Ariz.

Do you like to hike, mountain bike, drive or horseback ride in Rim Country? Do you have thoughts about how to make our trails better in the places we love? The Rim Country Trails Working Group...

 
 By GCNP    WOOT    March 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park Announces 2019 Centennial Logo

Grand Canyon, AZ- In recognition of Grand Canyon National Park's 99th birthday, the National Park Service and Grand Canyon Association unveiled the logo for the park's upcoming 2019 Centennial....

 
 By WOT    WOOT    March 1, 2018

Fire Treatments Slated for Areas North of Payson

PHOENIX, March 2, 2018-For Immediate Release. Tonto National Forest fire specialists will continue to conduct prescribed fire treatments on approximately 1,566 acres in areas north of Payson,...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    March 1, 2018

Shuttle Bus Tips and Other Spring Break Hacks for Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon, AZ- Visitors planning to hike, camp, recreate, and take in the breathtaking views of Grand Canyon National Park during spring break should also prepare for long lines and road...

 
 By Jim Allen    Events   

Arizona - Rim Country Regional Chamber Of Commerce

It is with regret that I inform you of Laura and Bill Walsh's resignation from the Rim Country Chamber of Commerce, effective April 30th 2018. This means that they, and the Chamber Board of Directors...

 
 By GCNP    Camping    January 1, 2018

Fire Managers May Initiate Additional North Rim Prescribed Fire

Fire managers have been taking advantage of continued warm, dry weather conditions over the next several weeks and may initiate additional prescribed fires on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National...

 
 By GCNP    RVing    January 1, 2018

Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Now Closed For The Season

The North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park is now closed for the season. The North Rim is expected to re-open for the 2018 season on May 15, 2018. The North Rim campground is still be available for...

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Grand Canyon - South Rim Roads Improvement Project To Begin

South Rim Roads Improvement Project to begin in Early January at Hermit Road Interchange Hermit Road and Hermits Rest Accessible via Detour; Village Route Shuttle will Continue to Operate. Grand...

 

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