Bears in Bryce Canyon – 25 Things to Know

Let’s Talk Bears The following article is about bears in Utah. If you are adventuring, hiking or camping in Utah, please read the following section. The listed points made in this article will educate you and give you life-saving tips concerning bear encounters in Utah. Most of the information we gathered from nps.gov web pages and other pages on the … Read More

Riggs Fire burning near Bryce Canyon National Park

Firefighters discovered a fire near the south end of Bryce Canyon National Park on land being managed by the Dixie National Forest on August 25th. The fire was determined to have been ignited by lightning during a thunderstorm in the area. As of September 5th, the fire measures 42 acres in size, 34.5 acres in the Dixie National Forest and … Read More

September in Bryce

Bryce Calendar Here’s what’s happening in Bryce for the month of September. Please check in at the visitors center for up-to-date information on events happening within the park. Ebenezer’s Barn and Grill Dinner and a show, check dates for availability, Bryce Canyon City Wednesday, September 5: 10:30 am Bristlecone Hike Bryce Canyon 11:00 am Hoodoo Geology Bryce Canyon 12:30 pm … Read More

Bryce This Weekend!

wan·der·lust ˈwändərˌləst/noun 1.a strong desire to travel. It is that time of year when the dew stays on the grass blades just a bit longer each morning. The sun starts to hesitate before it peeks over the mountain tops. This is nature’s way of ushering in the fall. The magnificent colors begin to pop as the leaf’s change from green … Read More

Family Fun “Canyon-2-Canyon” & “Movie in the Park”

With the end of summer approaching, Bryce Canyon City is hosting family-friendly events that are free to the public. A Fly-in and Car Show as well as a bike ride for the whole family, all of this entirely 100 percent free. Movie in the Park This particular weekend begins at 8:30 pm, Friday, August 24th with an outdoor “Movie in … Read More

Wanderlust Cowgirl Coffee

Wanderlust They say all who wander are not lost. But if the desire to travel is strong, they might call you Wanderlust. In 1983 Wallace Stegner said, “National parks are the best idea we ever had. Absolutely American, absolutely democratic, they reflect us at our best rather than our worst.” Highway 89, sometimes referred to as National Parks Highway passes … Read More

Recognizing and preventing heat stroke when hiking

Luckily, hikers who are knowledgeable about heat exhaustion and heat stroke are less likely to be affected by these issues. By knowing what heat exhaustion and heat stroke are, preventing them from occurring, recognizing their symptoms, and being able to administer the proper treatment, hikers will be much safer during their outdoor excursions. The following information will be invaluable when … Read More

Bryce Canyon Half Marathon

Bryce Canyon Half Marathon Whether you run or not, you’ll want to sign up for the Bryce Canyon Half Marathon this year. There are events and activities for all ages. Seasoned runners from around the globe enter the half marathon as well as locals and amateurs at every stage. One of the most prestigious half marathons in the country and … Read More