U.S. Highway 89 Bryce Canyon to Grand Canyon
Road damage south of Page, Arizona will impact travel between Bryce Canyon and Grand Canyon National Parks. Click for a travel advisory and link to a map with suggested alternate routes: More »
Sunset Campground Construction
From April-July 2014, three new restroom facilities will be constructed in Sunset Campground. Visitors may experience construction noise and dust, as well as some campsite and restroom closures. 'Sunset Campground' webpage has additional information. More »
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, two backcountry campsites have been closed until further notice: Sheep Creek and Iron Spring.
2009 Holiday Closure
Contact: Larry Thrower, 435.834.5322
Holiday Closure of Visitor Center at Bryce Canyon National Park
The Bryce Canyon National Park Visitor Center will close at 12:00 PM Thursday December 24, 2009 and reopen at 8:00 AM Saturday December 26, 2009.
The Bryce Canyon Visitor Center is open from 8:00 to 4:30 daily throughout the winter except as noted. The orientation film is shown upon request. The Bryce Canyon Natural History Association bookstore sells a variety of maps, calendars, fun games and other items of local interest that would make excellent holiday gifts.
For more information, please contact Bryce Canyon National Park at 435-834-5322.
Did You Know?
USS Bryce Canyon (AD-36) was named after the park. Commissioned 15 September 1950 at Charleston SC,(22 years after the park was established, to the day), Decommissioned 30 June 1981. A plaque, with a Flag and Ensign last flown over the ship are on display in the Headquarters building. More...