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.
Natural Bridge Camp Site
This site is 3.0 miles (4.8 km) south of the Swamp Canyon Campsite and 3.9 miles (6.3 km) north of Iron Spring Campsite. The closest reliable water is at Iron Spring. The Natural Bridge arch is not visible from the campsite. You can catch a long distance glimpse of part of Natural Bridge from a clearing about a half mile south of the campsite. At the campsite there are logs and rocks to sit on. You can see the cliffs between the Ponderosa, Juniper, Mountain Mahogany and Blue Spruce.
Datum WGS 84, 37 31 36.2 N, 112 14 28.4 W. Altitude 7572 feet (2308 m).
Did You Know?
Stargazers have been coming to Bryce Canyon for centuries. The first "formal" star gazing programs began in 1969. Read "A Brief History..." by clicking the "more" link below. More...