• 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

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

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