An update on the secondary lottery the GC River Office has going on right now. Gotta move fast...
A small trip launch date of May 29 was added to the list of available dates for the currently open 2014 Follow-up Lottery.
The weighted lottery website (https://npspermits.us
) will accept applications until Thu, May 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM (noon) Mountain Standard Time. The available launch dates are:
Standard Size Trips (1 - 16 people):
June 2014: 4
July 2014: 18, 22
August 2014: 5, 7, 13, 17, 22, 29
Small Size Trips (1 - 8 people):
May 2014: 29
July 2014: 22, 24
Winners will have until Fri, May 23, 2014 at 12:00 PM (noon) Mountain Standard Time to pay their nonrefundable deposits ($400 for standard size trips, $200 for small size trips).
Grand Canyon River Permits Office
The Grand Canyon River Permits Office sends out emails announcing the main lottery and follow-up lotteries. You can choose to receive all, none, or any combination of these emails. To set your email preferences, login and then click on "Edit Personal Information".
To be sure our emails get to you, add the following two email addresses (firstname.lastname@example.org
) to your email contacts. This should prevent River Permits Office emails from being blocked by a spam filter.
Grand Canyon River Permits Office Contact Information
Phone: 800-959-9164 (toll free)
928-638-7843 (optional non-toll-free number to same line)
Mail: National Park Service
Grand Canyon River Permits
1824 S. Thompson St., Suite 201
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Main River Permit Information: www.nps.gov/grca
- click on River
Available Launch Dates: www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/cancelled-dates.htm
Noncommercial River Trip Regulations: https://npspermits.us/grandcanyon/ri...egulations.pdf
Frequently Asked Questions: https://npspermits.us/grandcanyon/ri...ttery_FAQs.pdf
Statistics From Past Lotteries: www.nps.gov/grca/planyourvisit/noncommercial-riv-docs.htm
Lottery Website: https://npspermits.us
Password Reset: https://npspermits.us/grandcanyon/river/forgotLogin.cfm