• Bryce Canyon Amphitheater

    Bryce Canyon

    National Park Utah

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  • 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.

Sheep Creek Campsite

This site is shaded by Ponderosa Pines, Junipers and Gambel Oak. Sheep Creek can be heard flowing just to the south. The tops of the pink cliffs are visible above the trees. This site is 2.9 miles (4.7 km) from the Sheep Creek / Swamp Canyon parking lot and 4.8 miles (7.7 km) from the Yellow Creek Campsite.

Datum WGS 84, 37 34 19.2 N, 112 11 58.3 W. Altitude 7212 feet (2198 km).

 
Sheep Creek Campsite and water
Sheep Creek Campsite and stream nearby
text and images courtesy of Ron Warner

Did You Know?

Bryce Canyon Lodge

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...