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.
Annual Utah Prairie Dog Day
Bryce Canyon National Park's fifth annual Utah Prairie Dog Day will be held on Friday June 13, 2014. Activities will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude with an 8:00 p.m. evening ranger program at the Bryce Canyon Lodge.
Opportunities to view prairie dogs in their natural habitat will be offered in both the morning and afternoon. Other programs and activities for children and adults will make for a fun-filled day at Bryce Canyon!
Did You Know?
Pronghorn, once roaming the plains of North America in numbers second only to Bison, can be found at Bryce Canyon National Park. They are the fastest land mammal on the continent and only the second fastest mammalian runner in the whole world, reaching speeds of up to 60 mph! More...