Ranger Talks, Bryce Canyon National Park

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Ranger Led Talks

Want to learn a little more about the park you are in? The geology of the rocks, the wildlife, and the natural features of the park? Then join one of the ranger led talks throughout each season and let them share with you something you may not have seen on your own.

Organization: Bryce Canyon National Park
Dates: 12/01/2014 - 03/31/2015 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Various Locations in Bryce Canyon National Park,UT
Phone: (435) 834-5322
Website: www.nps.gov/brca/planyourvisit/winter.htm
Event Details:

2014 Winter Festival Schedule

Snowshow Hikes: Friday - Monday 9:30 a.m., reservations required.*

Solar Astronomy: Saturday - Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 1 p.m., Visitor Center (weather permitting).

Geology Talks: Friday - Monday 1:00 p.m., Sunset Point (or Visitor Center if inclement weather).

Snowshoe Planet Walk: Saturday and Sunday 2:00 p.m., reservations required.*

Full Moon Snowshoe Hike: Friday only, time & location TBA, weather permitting, reservations required.*

Friday Astronomy: Evening Program 7:30 p.m., Visitor Center, telescopes follow (weather permitting).

Saturday Astronomy: Evening Program 7:00 p.m., Visitor Center, telescopes follow, (weather permitting).

*Snowshoe Hikes can only accomodate a limited number of participants. Pre-registration may be made up to 2 days in advance by calling 435-834-4747. Reservations for the Ranger-led Full Moon Snowshoe Hike on Friday, February 14 are FULL! We do NOT maintain a waiting list for this activity. We apologize for the inconvenience.

  • Free for visitors
  • Kids and adult related topics
  • Geology, birds and weather

Overview: Learn a little more about the park from a naturalist ranger. Topics range from birding to weather, to map questions, seasons and the geological formations of Bryce.

When: Daily talks are held year round. Check a park newsletter for exact times and topics

Where: Throughout Bryce Canyon National Park

Fees: All ranger led talks are free.

Details: Most ranger talks last anywhere from 20 minutes to an hour. Check at a visitor center for the current program schedule, time and locations. times typically vary between 8:30 am to 5pm when the evening programs start.

Past topics have included:
  • Geology Talk
  • Bringer of Life Giver of Death
  • Disasters; Natural and Unnatural
  • Wings on the Wind
  • Wilderness is for Everyone
  • Wacky Weather
  • and many more
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