Back Country Campsite Closed
Due to bear activity at Bryce Canyon's back-country, the following campsite has been closed until further notice: Sheep Creek
Bryce Canyon GeoFest
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?
The Bryce Canyon Paintbrush was discovered June 24, 1965 at Inspiration Point in Bryce Canyon National Park. This rare wildflower is only found in southwestern Utah. More...