• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

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  • 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.

Campground Regulations

Your cooperation in following established policies is vital in protecting your Park’s beauty, resources and ecology. Please observe the following rules and regulations:

  • Camp in designated sites only.
  • Camping is limited to 30 days per calendar year and 14 consecutive days from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
  • Each campsite is limited to a total of 10 people; with no more than 6 adults. (Adult = age 16 and up).
  • Gatherings in individual campsites which exceed 12 people are prohibited.
  • Moving or altering campsite facilities, i.e., picnic tables, fire grates, etc. is prohibited.
  • Keep tents a distance of 20 feet (6m) or less from the fire grate.
  • Trenching, digging or disturbing the soil/vegetation is prohibited.
  • Gathering firewood, pine cones or pine needles found within the Park boundaries is prohibited. Fire wood is available at the General Store.
  • Fires MUST always be contained within the fire grate and MUST be attended at all times.
  • Quiet hours are from 10:00 p.m. until 8:00 a.m. Unreasonable noise is not allowed at any time. The use of generators is allowed in RV areas only. Generator hours are between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
  • The speed limit in the campground is 10 mph (15 kph). Vehicles must yield to pedestrians and bicycles in the road.
  • Dispose of wash water in the service sinks adjoining the campground restrooms, not at freshwater taps.
  • ONLY dispose of gray water/sewage at the dump station.
  • ONLY fill fresh water tanks at the dump station.
  • Dispose of garbage/recyclables in the dumpster's at the campground entrance.
  • Keep all food and trash stored inside your vehicle, not outside where it will attract wild animals, such as skunks or bears.
  • Pets must be on a leash and under the owner’s control AT ALL TIMES. Owners are responsible for disposing of pet excrement.
  • Bicycles are not allowed on trails, in meadows or in campgrounds except on paved roads.
  • Skateboards, rollerblades and both motorized and non-motorized scooters are prohibited throughout the Park.

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Did You Know?

Temple-like spires can be seen in the main amphitheater at Bryce

March 13, 1919: A Utah Joint Memorial passed legislation which read in part: We urge that the Congress of the United States set aside for the use and enjoyment of the people a suitable area embracing "Bryce's Canyon" as a national monument under the name: "Temple of the Gods National Monument." More...