Bryce Canyon GeoFest
Bryce Canyon's 4th annual GeoFest is scheduled for Friday July 26 and Saturday July 27, 2013. Join park rangers for guided hikes, family-friendly geology programs, bus tours with a geologist, evening programs with special guest speakers, as well as exhibits and family oriented activities at the visitor center.
Tentative Schedule of Events (subject to change - all events both days except as noted):
Canyon Geology Hikes: 8:30 a.m. (meet at General Store)
Mossy Cave Hikes: 9 a.m. (sign-up required)
Geology Bus Tours: 9 a.m. & 2 p.m. (3-1/2 hours, reservations required)
Exhibits, Information & Family Fun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Visitor Center Plaza)
Geology for Kids: 10 a.m. (free ticket required)
Geology Talks: 11:30 a.m. & 2 p.m. at Sunset Point
Evening Programs: 8 p.m. at Bryce Canyon Lodge
Click here to download the complete schedule of events for the 2012 Geology Festival. (PDF 3.3 megabytes - requires free Adobe Reader)
Did You Know?
March 13, 1919: A Utah Joint Memorial passed legislation which read in part: We urge that the Congress of the United States set aside for the use and enjoyment of the people a suitable area embracing "Bryce's Canyon" as a national monument under the name: "Temple of the Gods National Monument." More...