Bryce Canyon Sunset

Top 10 Adventures

Welcome to Utah’s Bryce Canyon Country! At Bryce Canyon Country, July is a time for getting out and exploring the great outdoors. Bryce Canyon is a place for adventure year round—so get ready for some fun with these top 10 activities. 10. Canyoneering These brilliant red rocks are meant to be…

Top 10 Scenic Attractions

Visit the top 10 most scenic places at Utah's Bryce Canyon Country! To help you plan the experience of a lifetime, here are the top 10 destinations to experience while visiting this red-rock wonderland. 10. Mossy Cave Read More Take the family on a hike through pink cliffs and refreshing water to…

The Forces Behind Mother Nature

Discover the Elements that Reshape the Red-Rock Formations Every Year Did You Know? Did you know that Bryce Canyon is actually not a canyon at all? Despite the name, Bryce Canyon National Park is an accumulation of towering hoodoo rock formations that create natural amphitheaters. The heart of Bryce…

The Sun, The Moon & The Stars In Bryce Canyon Country

Bryce Canyon Country's rich, red-mineral rock has made it one of the top spots to view jaw-dropping sunrises and sunsets. What's more, the region has one of the darkest skies in North America, making it a prime destination for moonlit walks and stargazing adventures. Scenery at Sunrise & Sunset…

Choosing a Vacation Destination

As travelers consider a vacation destination there is a simple list of four questions that can help in the decision making process: 1- Will it be memorable experience? 2- Is it safe? 3- Can I afford it? 4- Will those who travel with me enjoy it as much as I do? Hiking among hoodoo formations in…

2015 in Bryce Canyon Country

Travelers are busily considering their destinations for 2015 vacations (holidays) and the region known as Bryce Canyon Country continues to be one of the top places for visitors to Utah. Whether you are seeking solace, a family experience, or some real adventure, you'll easily find it in and around…

Bryce's Canyon

Names are an interesting thing and the source of the name of Bryce Canyon National Park is very intriguing. We've highlighted this story before but it's one worth telling again. Ebenezer Bryce's historic cabin still stands in the town of Tropic, Utah Sometime in the late 1870's or early 1880's…

The Grand Staircase - Upper Steps

In our prior post about the Grand Staircase we addressed the steps in the staircase that begin with the Grand Canyon and then move north toward the Vermillion and White Cliffs. In this post we talk about the northern upper steps of these geologic layers. These gray formations are found below the…

Small Wildlife - Bryce Canyon Country

Wildlife watchers always hope to catch a glimpse of brag-worthy animals: bears, Rocky Mountain elk, Peregrine falcon. Sure it happens, most people are more likely to cross paths with the many smaller animals that call Bryce Canyon Country home such as cottontail and jack rabbits, porcupines…