• 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

Yellow Creek Campsite

This site is shaded by Pondersoa Pines, but has an open area just to the west where Yellow Creek provides a reliable water source. There are good views of the pink cliffs of the Claron Formation and the Yellow Cliffs of the Straight Cliffs Formation. This campsite is 5.5 miles (8.9 km) from the Bryce Point parking lot and 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the Yellow Creek Group Campsite.

Datum WGS 84, 37 35 05.2 N, 112 09 44.4 W. Altitude 7150 feet (2179 m).

 
Yellow Creek Campsite and water
Yellow Creek campsite and water
Text and Images courtesy of Ron Warner

Did You Know?

small herd of Pronghorn Antelope

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...