The Kaibab National Forest is located in the north center part of Arizonia.
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Welcome to Kaibab

     The Kaibab National Forest truly offers something for everyone!  If you are anywhere near Northern Arizona, you won't want to miss the chance to visit us!

     From canyons to prairies, peaks to plateaus, the Kaibab National Forest offers layers of opportunity for peace, solitude and discovery.

Pine Trees


Cataract Lake shorelineMule deer in the forestPrickly pear cactus in Sycamore CanyonFlowing water at Big SpringsArizona Trail sign at the Grandview Lookout TowerSaddle Mountain - Arizona Trail path with wooden fenceHistoric Hull Cabin on the Tusayan District



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Personal Use Fuelwood

Firewood is stacked neatly for future home heating use.

A permit must be acquired by anyone harvesting any fuelwood on the Kaibab National Forest, except for the rather small amounts used in a campfire and gathered at the campfire site.

Passport to Living History and Photosphere Project

A photo of the Keyhole Sink area made with a Tiny Planet application

The Kaibab offers countless opportunities to experience the forest's history. The Williams Ranger District has identified several key locations that visitors interested in a historical experience should not miss. Check out the Passport to Visiting Williams Ranger District Living History presentation for details, and be sure to click on the amazing photospheres to take a virtual tour.

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2015 Forest Accomplishment Report

Trail head sign at the entrance into Kanab Creek Wilderness on the North Kaibab Ranger District.

Employees of the Kaibab achieved many milestones in 2015. Check out the Forest Accomplishment Report for the highlights.

Kaibab NF Heritage Program Manager Discusses Photo Project

Historic photo of Docking Logs on a Landing

Working with the local Public Library Director, the program talks about the preservation of historic images & documents of the City of Williams & the nearby area.


Landscape-Scale Forest Restoration Moves Forward with 4FRI

Trucks loading cut logs on snowy road

The Four Forest Restoration Initiative (4FRI) seeks to restore the structure, pattern and composition of ponderosa pine forests in northern Arizona.

Keeping Fire on the Ground

The Belknap Fire was a lightning caused fire that was managed for multiple objectives near Tusayan.

This new informational video explains the importance of wildland fire to the Kaibab NF from the perspectives of various natural and cultural resource specialists.

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Fire Danger Level: Moderate


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