Hoodoos and forest mixed together

There is no place quite like Bryce Canyon. Hoodoos (odd-shaped pillars of rock left standing from the forces of erosion) can be found on every continent, but here is the archetypal "hoodoo-iferous" terrain. Descriptions fail. Cave without a roof? Forest of stone? Even photographs strain credulity. When you visit maybe you'll come up with a better name. In the meantime "Bryce" will have to suffice.

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Features

Andromeda Galaxy

Astronomy and the Night Sky

Bryce Canyon offers a regular schedule of astronomy programs. Join us for the 15th annual Bryce Canyon Astronomy Festival, June 17 -20, 2015.

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Stay Connected

Don't be a stranger! Stay connected to Bryce Canyon through social media to find park updates and opportunities to share your experience of the park.

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2011-12 Winter Hoodoo

Park Newspaper

Help plan your visit by downloading our park newspaper. Available in English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish.

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Snowshoe Ranger Patrick Hair guides full moon snowshoe hike

Winter Activities

Bryce Canyon is most beautiful in winter. Come prepared for snow! While daytime highs are usually above freezing, nighttime low can be VERY cold!

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GeoFest

GeoFest

With activities and programs for all ages, plan to join us for Bryce Canyon's 6th annual GeoFest on July 31 and August 1, 2015.

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