Camping in Bryce Canyon
All sites are limited to 10 people, with no more than six adults (adult = ages 16 and up), three tents and two vehicles.
* Holders of the following passes (with valid ID) receive a 50% discount on their camping fees:
- Golden Age & Golden Access Passes;
All other pass-holders (Annual / Military / Volunteer / 4th Grade "Every Kid in a Park") are not eligible for a discount on camping fees.
Bryce Canyon National Park has two campgrounds, North and Sunset, located in close proximity to the visitor center, Bryce Canyon Lodge and the geologic wonder that is the Bryce Amphitheater. Sites fill by early afternoon during the summer months. To make reservations, call (877) 444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. Reservations for these sites can be made from 6 months to 2 days in advance (minimum advance reservation is two days).
There are no hook-ups in the campgrounds, but a fee-for-use dump station is available for RV users at the south end of North Campground.
NOTE: Dump station is closed during months with freezing temperatures.
North Campground is located in close proximity to the Visitor Center, Bryce Canyon Lodge and the geologic wonder that is the Bryce Amphitheater. The Campground is surrounded by Ponderosa Pine forest with equal amounts of shade and sun.
No group site is available at North Campground and sites fill by early afternoon during the summer months.
During the winter season, one loop is open, but no hook-ups are available..
Sunset Campground is located in close proximity to the Bryce Canyon Lodge and the geologic wonder that is the Bryce Amphitheater. Open late spring through early fall, its sites usually fill by early afternoon. The campground is surrounded by Ponderosa Pine forest with equal amounts of shade and sun.
A Group Site is available at Sunset Campground by reservation.
Sunset campground is CLOSED from mid-October through mid-April.
Click here for a map of both campgrounds.
RV Parking Restrictions
These restrictions apply to all vehicles 25 feet and longer including MOTORHOMES and VEHICLES WITH TRAILERS.
We encourage you to drop your trailer at the Shuttle Station, the overflow parking lot, or your campsite. You may then park your car or truck at any parking lot in the park.
RVS MAY ONLY PARK IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
RVS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARK AT THESE LOCATIONS:
We apologize for the inconvenience, but our most popular parking lots are unable to accommodate these large vehicles during peak visitation.
Click HERE for the Bryce Canyon Shuttle Service info. Shuttle buses run every 10-15 minutes and serve the most popular viewpoints and facilities in the park.
Backcountry Under the Rim Camping is available at limited sites in the park. Information is available by clicking on Backcountry Camping.
rumble, Rumble....BOOM! Lightning is a year-round danger – especially during summer storms! If you can hear thunder, lightning is within 10 miles (16 km) and you need to seek the shelter of a building or your vehicle immediately. Click Here for more information.
Last updated: August 6, 2018