• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • 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

Veterans Day Holiday Weekend

Bryce Amphitheater
North view of the main amphitheater
NPS/Dan Ng

Subscribe RSS Icon | What is RSS
News Release Date: November 2, 2011
Contact: Dan Ng, 435.834.4740

Bryce Canyon National Park Will Waive Entrance Fees
During Veterans Day and Weekend, November 11‐13th

In honor of the service and sacrifices of veterans, all National Park Service sites across the country, including Bryce Canyon National Park, will offer free visitor admission beginning on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11th through Sunday, November 13th. The fee waiver applies to entrance fees only and does not include fees for special permits or camping.

Visitors should be prepared for winter driving conditions with cool temperatures and possible snow, icy roads and temporary road closures. The park's shuttle bus operations have closed for the season. Camping is available at North Campground Loops A and B. The general store closes on November 6th. The Bryce Canyon Lodge restaurant closes on November 13th after breakfast. The Lodge motel units and gift shop are open until noon, November 14th. The park's visitor center is open daily from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

For more information, please visit our website http://www.nps.gov/brca or call 435.834.5322.

Did You Know?

Hoodoos stand as sentinels with their magic

The geologic term, hoodoo, lives on at Bryce Canyon National Park as perpetuated by early geologists who thought the rock formations could cast a spell on you with their magical spires and towering arches. More...