• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

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  • 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

Permits

Certain activities at Bryce Canyon National Park require that you obtain a Special Use Permit prior to your visit:

Commercial Filming and Photography

Permits are necessary for all commercial filming and still photography. Guidelines and other information, including a linik to download the permit application may be found here.

Weddings

Bryce Canyon will provide a spectacular backdrop for your wedding. Locations are restricted and a permit application, as well as other information, is available at this link.

Scattering Cremated Remains

Bryce Canyon National Park does allow the scattering of cremated human remains within the park. This activity requires a Special Use Permit available here.

Other Special Uses

Some activities that fall outside normal visitation at Bryce Canyon National Park also require obtaining a Special Use Permit. Examples would be a First Amendment use, staging a foot or cycle race, and other activities. You may download this permit with the following link: General Special Use Permit

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...