The Kaibab National Forest has gone to virtual services to help
minimize the impacts and spread of COVID-19.  

We remain committed to continuing
to serve our visitors and customers.

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Welcome to the Kaibab National Forest
   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 & discovery.


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Campfire Ban in Effect Across Kaibab National Forest

No campfires are allowed.

As of April 22, 2020, a Campfire Ban is in effect across the entire Kaibab National Forest as well as all of the National Forests in Arizona and New Mexico. Fires and campfires are not allowed anywhere on the Kaibab National Forest or other National Forests in the Southwestern Region of the USDA Forest Service. Also prohibited under this ban are charcoal grills and barbecues as well as coal and wood burning stoves. The only exemption to this ban is the use of pressurized liquid or gas fueled devices (stoves, grills, or lanterns).

Kaibab N.F. to offer 2020 firewood season permits by phone starting May 1

Ponderosa pine cut firewood pile

The Kaibab National Forest will offer firewood cutting permits for the 2020 season over the phone beginning May 1. Cutting may begin as soon as permits have been received through the mail. Detailed firewood cutting information and maps will be updated throughout the firewood season at

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Safety Tips for Responsible Outdoor Enthusiasts

Ensure you follow all CDC guidance for physical distancing, even when you are outdoors!

If you plan to visit the Kaibab N.F., please follow these safety tips to ensure a fun and safe trip! Your health is important to us.

Leave No Trace Recommendations for Getting Outside During Covid-19

The Kaibab National Forest is open for public enjoyment.

Kaibab N.F. is open! Please follow this advice to ensure you, your family, our employees and the forest stay safe and healthy during your visit. 


Kaibab N.F. Dispersed Camping Guide

Tent camping in the forest

Check out this handy guide to ensure you have a fun and safe camping trip when you visit us this summer!

Interactive Visitor Map

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Looking for outdoor fun on National Forests? Check out our Interactive Visitor Map, which shows trails, recreation sites and more!

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