Bryce Canyon Geology Festival

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Geology Festival

The Bryce Canyon area may be best known for its colorful, oddly shaped rocks, spires and delicate natural creations. This is all celebrated in the Bryce Canyon Geology Festival held each year. Join naturalists, park rangers, geologists and thousands of visitors in celebration of the natural formations that we know as Bryce Canyon.

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Organization: Bryce Canyon National Park
Dates: 07/15/2016 - 07/17/2016 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Bryce Canyon Visitor Center in Bryce Canyon National Park,UT
Phone: (435) 834-5322
Event Details:

Join us the last weekend in July for the fourth edition of this annual event celebrating the geology and paleontology of Southern Utah. Special guest speakers, displays, guided hikes and tours, and other adventures are all part of this fun-for-the-whole-family 2-day event! Check our website at for more information.

  • Free and family friendly
  • Walks, talks and fossil activities
  • Enjoy the natural geology of Bryce

Overview: The three day festival describes to visitors and geology fans the fascination we all have with the formations found in Bryce Canyon National Park. From the colorful canyon walls to the rock spire hoodoo's and the picturesque natural scenery this even celebrates the unique formations on our planet.

When: This festival is typically held in late June over a three day span.

Where: Bryce Canyon National Park

Fees: All events are free to park visitors

Details: The festival offers daily events such as ranger guided walks, talks on the canyons and the rim, children's activities, guided bus tours, illustrated programs and geology and fossil tables for all to explore. Several featured speakers are also in attendance so make sure you check a park newsletter for details on times and locations.