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.
Wall Street Section of Navajo Loop Closed
Due to dangerous conditions (falling rock and treacherous, icy switchbacks), the Wall Street section of the Navajo Loop Trail is CLOSED. It will reopen in Spring once freezing temperatures have subsided.
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.
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...