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, multiple backcountry campsites have been closed until further notice: Sheep Creek, Swamp Canyon, Natural Bridge, Iron Spring, Corral Hollow, Riggs Spring and Yovimpa Pass.
Veteran's Day 2010
Contact: Dan Ng, 435.834.4740
Bryce Canyon National Park will waive
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 on Veteran's Day, Thursday, November 11. The fee waiver applies to entrance fees only and does not include fees for 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 operations have closed for the season. The Bryce Canyon Lodge's motel units, restaurant, general store 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.
In commemoration of Veteran's Day, Bryce Canyon National Park will present a special evening program entitled "Remember the Fallen." Join guest speakers Alison Libersa (Normandy, France) and Arthur Brookes (Cambridge, England) for a multi-media presentation about D-Day and the American Battlefields and Commission who protects America's fallen overseas. The program will be held at the Bryce Canyon Visitor Center from 7:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, November 11th.
Did You Know?
The Bryce Canyon Lodge, constructed in multiple phases throughout the 1920s, is a National Landmark on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the last of the original lodges, designed by Gilbert Stanley Underwood and built by the Utah Parks Company, to survive within the Grand Circle. More...