September 28, 2017
"Bryce Canyon Opens Comment Period for New Cellular Tower"
Bryce Canyon National Park is considering the issuance of separate right-of-way permits to Verizon Wireless and South Central Communications (SCC) to install a cellular telecommunications tower and fiber-optic utility right-of-way. The National Park Service (NPS) is required by the Telecommunications Act of 1996 to consider all applications for the installation of wireless communication facilities on NPS lands. The park is preparing an Environment Assessment (EA) for this proposal and invites you to participate by providing your thoughts on the alternatives being considered and potential issues and impacts.
September 13, 2017
"Bryce Canyon NP announces 2017-2018 Winter Operations"
Come enjoy the wintertime at Bryce Canyon, as the landscape is transformed, and some of its most striking vistas are on display. During the winter season, some facilities and amenities will be closed or have their operating hours reduced. The park Visitor Center and Bookstore will be open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. beginning October 1st and change to winter hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning November 5th. Thursday, November 23rd and Sunday, December 25th are the only days that the park Visitor Center will remain closed for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Though some will close earlier, all concession services will be closed from January 2nd through March 1st, 2018.
June 30, 2016
"Dawn of Modern Mammals" 10th Annual Geology Festival
Bryce Canyon National Park invites you to join them for the 10th Annual Geology Festival July 15-16, 2016. This year's theme is "Exploring the Eocene Epoch: Dawn of Modern Mammals", which is the time when the rocks of Bryce Canyon were forming. Join guest speaker, Dr. L. Greer Price of the New Mexico Geological Survey as he presents "Earth Sciences for the 21st Century: Where we've been and where we're going". Please join us for two days of fun family activities learning about geology of Utah's public lands and how Bryce Canyon National Park was formed and why it is not a 'real canyon'.
May 25, 2016
Celebrate 100 Years of Stars with Bryce Canyon National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park invites you to join them for the 16thannual Astronomy Festival June 1-4, 2016."Through the ages, the night sky has drawn our gaze upwards connecting us to our heritage.Bryce Canyon is a perfect place to experience such clarity and wonder with its renowned dark skies," said park superintendent Lisa E. Eckert. To read more, click the link above.
May 10, 2016
Centennial Celebration of Sustainability: Bryce Canyon Invites All to Attend Ribbon Cutting of Solar Array and Shared Use Path
Bryce Canyon National Park, proudly extends an invitation to see the new solar array, and hike, bike or stroll along the Shared Use Path. These projects are completed in time for the larger National Park Service's (NPS) 100th Anniversary celebration. To commemorate these two improvements the park, Bryce Canyon City and U.S. Forest Service/Powell Ranger District, will host a dual ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, May 19, 2016. This Centennial Event will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the Bryce Canyon Shuttle Station in Bryce Canyon City, and then will move to the Visitor Center for the Solar Array Ribbon Cutting. The event is open to the public, and all are invited to attend.
February 25, 2016
Free Woodwind Concert at Bryce Canyon National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park and Bryce Canyon natural History Association are pleased to welcome the Woodwind Ensemble from Southern Utah University (SUU) on Saturday, March 26th at 6:00 p.m. at the historic Bryce Canyon Lodge Auditorium.