Birds of Bryce
175 different species of birds have been documented to frequent Bryce Canyon National Park. Some are just passing through. Others stay for an entire season. Fewer still make this their year-round home, but those that do are charming and charismatic.
Some Common and Charismatic Species
Pygymy Nuthatch, Sitta pygmaea (pictured). White-breasted Nuthatch, Sitta carolinensis. Red-breasted Nuthatch, Sitta canadensis.
Mountain Chickadee, Poecile gambeli (pictured). Black-capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus.
Check out the park's Bird Count List (PDF 1.93 MB)
Bryce Canyon's Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count
Watching birds is fun and one of America's most popular outdoor activities. No experience is necessary and new participants will be teamed with experienced birders. Be a citizen scientist and help researchers assess the health of bird populations and help guide future conservation action. Join us for the next Audubon Christmas Bird Count.
Last updated: May 25, 2022