Road, Campground, and Trail Conditions
Temporary Trail Closures in Effect
Update: Navajo Loop and Queen's Garden Trail have reopened as of 12 p.m. Monday, July 26.
Sheep Creek and Corral Hollow Backcountry Sites Closed
Due to bear activity, the Sheep Creek campsite is permanently closed to overnight use. Corral Hollow is temporarily closed.
Backcountry Under-the-Rim Trail Damage and Hiker Advisory
Due to deteriorating trail conditions, those hiking the Under-the-Rim trail must understand that they do so at their own risk. Strong wayfinding skills are a must, and responses to emergency situations may be difficult and delayed. The Agua Canyon Connecting Trail remains closed due to rockfall.
Current Weather Conditions
NOAA provides a current weather forecast for Bryce Canyon and surrounding areas. Our weather page can provide a good idea of what the weather might be like at various times of year.
Lighting or maintaining a fire is prohibited in all areas except:
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Air Quality Webcam
The park maintains an air quality monitoring station at the southern end of the park near Yovimpa Point.
The Utah Department of Transportation is constructing a new roundabout at the intersection of S.R. 12 and S.R. 63 in Bryce Canyon City. The project is part of UDOT's effort to improve driver safety through reduced speeds, traffic calming, improved visibility, and navigation improvements. Asphalt paving and safety enhancements continue from the roundabout at S.R 12/S.R. 63 along a 15-mile stretch to Henrieville.
Asphalt paving and safety enhancements will resume from the roundabout at S.R 12/S.R. 63 along a 2-mile stretch through Bryce City.
Upcoming Work Next Week (Mon., July 26th – Fri., July 30th) ·
Looking ahead to last of the Finishing Asphalt(SMA) applications!
UDOT has established a project-dedicated public involvement team for the roundabout and rehabilitation project. You can learn more or ask questions using the information below.
Last updated: July 30, 2021