• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

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  • Bryce Point to Peekaboo Connector Trail Closure

    Due to a large rockslide, the connecting trail from Bryce Point to Peekaboo Loop is closed. Trail will be reopened once repairs are made. The Peekaboo Loop is open, but must be accessed from Sunset or Sunrise Point.

  • Backcountry Campsite Closures

    Due to bear activity at select campsites in Bryce Canyon's backcountry, multiple backcountry campsites have been closed until further notice: Sheep Creek, Swamp Canyon, Natural Bridge, Iron Spring, Corral Hollow, Riggs Spring and Yovimpa Pass.

Dinama Stabenstien

Dinama Stabenstien (Velociraptor)

Name: Dinama Stabenstien
Genus: Velociraptor "swift thief"
Size: 20 ft. long, 7 ft tall
Age: 27
Gender: female
Weight: 2000 lbs.
Diet: Anything she can catch
Habitat: ranges through different habitats, follows herds of animals
Skills: hand to hand combat and interrogation
Education: B. S. in Zoology
Expertise: Earth Systems
Hobbies: travel and eating new creatures

 
Tuskegee Airmen (top), fort at Pipe Spring National Monument (left), USS Constitution (center), Lincoln Home (right).
Tuskegee Airmen (top), fort at Pipe Spring National Monument (left), USS Constitution (center), Lincoln Home (right).
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Dinama had an unusual summer vacation. She spent her trip traveling through time and visiting significant locations in U.S. history by using the GEODETECTIVE "Eon Stone" (which she promised Allister she wouldn't take again without asking but did anyway). In her adventures in time she meet some brave and historic figures. Her favorite picture above is of her and the handsome men at Tuskegee Airmen Air School now a National Historic Site. She liked watching the men practice dogfighting for World War II.

She heard that John W. Powell was visiting Pipe Springs National Monument while floating the Colorado River on one of his expeditions.

Visiting USS Constitution at Boston Naval Yard inspired Dinama to spend some time in the 1700's. While traveling to visit the USS Constitution she took a side trip to Lincoln's Home.

 

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Visibility from Yovimpa Point, looking south towards Arizona

On a clear day, the visibility at Bryce Canyon National Park often exceeds 100 miles! This is due to our exceptional air quality, low humidity and high elevation. More...