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

Big Springs pond reflectionsElk grazing in the forestFlowing water at Big SpringsColorful Aspen trees on Forest Road 612, North Kaibab R.D.Arizona Trail sign at the Grandview Lookout TowerSaddle Mountain - Arizona Trail path with wooden fenceHistoric Hull Cabin on the Tusayan Ranger DistrictBillowing smoke from the 2014 Sitgreaves Fire



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Recent News


Kaibab National Forest: Connecting Science & Spirit

Smoke from a managed fire hangs in the air around Sitgreaves Mountain.

The 2014 Forest Accomplishment Report not only outlines our major achievements but also demonstrates what makes us special. Find out how the Kaibab National Forest is connecting science and spirit in myriad ways.

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.

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Tusayan R. D. Achieves Goal of Zero Human-Caused Fires

McRae Fire ground showing blackline

According to forest wildfire records, the last time the district had zero human fires was in 1965, exactly 50 years ago.

MscottLovesLife - Sustain Video


This video can be used as an educational tool to inspire kids & adults of all ages to explore, appreciate & enjoy the outdoors. Partner up, Provide, Protect & Perform!


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.

Kaibab is Cooperator in Plan to Manage Bison

A close-up of a bison on the Kaibab Plateau.

The Kaibab is cooperating with the National Park Service in developing a management plan to address impacts from a bison herd on Grand Canyon’s north rim.

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Fire Danger Level: Moderate


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