• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

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Bryce Canyon GeoFest

Thors Hammer & The Pope ©Kevin Doxstater

Thors Hammer and The Pope from the Navajo Loop

Kevin Doxstater

Bryce Canyon's 5th annual GeoFest is scheduled for Friday July 25th and Saturday July 26th, 2014. 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. - 3 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 2014 Geology Festival. (PDF 3.3 megabytes - requires free Adobe Reader)

Did You Know?

Main entrance sign with Interpretation staff

Bryce Canyon, first designated Bryce Canyon National Monument on June 8, 1923; reached National Park status on September 15, 1928. More...