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Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon National Park is a national park located in southwestern Utah in the United States. The major feature of the park is Bryce Canyon which, despite its name, is not a canyon but a giant natural amphitheater created by erosion along the eastern side of the Paunsaugunt Plateau.

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I liked a video Singing Ave maria in Bryce Canyon National Park
spent a glorious snowy morning at Bryce Canyon today http:…
Bryce Canyon National Park, looking down from Sunset Point- what a sight!
Just finished six miles of Cross Country Skiing at Bryce Canyon. Yay me!
Day 3 spent in Bryce Canyon NP. Snowed a couple feet the weekend before to decorate the hoodoos.
Bryce Canyon National Park10. Click on link for larger view.
"Pano Sea of Hoodoos at Bryce Canyon" por bjoensson
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Pano Sea of Hoodoos at Bryce Canyon by bjoensson
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A 40cm x 30cm print sale of 'Thor's Hammer at Bryce Canyon' has now become my 10th sale in the last week at Easyart -
Sunrise over Bryce Canyon, Utah, USA. I really loved my few days exploring that place! I mu… http:…
Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks, Utah: scenery at Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks in Utah...
I like the Bryce Canyon and Monument Valley shots from SI Swimsuit the far...gotta keep perusing.
What would you do for that perfect selfie! Would you stand on a pillar with Bryce Canyon below …
Escape to Bryce Canyon when you book this 3 bedroom home! Your next vacation will be a peaceful retreat here in Southern Utah, with expansive mountain views and access to multiple National Parks. Evident as soon ...
Highway 12 in Utah between Bryce Canyon and Torrey on the motorbikes, June 2014. You really feel like you're on the top of the world!
Finishing off National Park Week Daily Photos with the beautiful hoodoos at Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah.
took me a couple of winter trips to Bryce Canyon to fully imprint that lesson.
Stay 1 night at regular winter rates from October 22nd to March 26th, and get 50% off each additional night!!
[Photo] Lone Tree at the Edge of the Bryce Canyon (Utah). My processing steps ->
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Watch me get judged for using my selfie stick & prank calling MY LIFE MOVIE IS GOING TO MAKE MILLIONS / Bryce Canyon:
Sunrise light through the keyhole at Bryce Canyon by Brent Morris
Zion & Bryce Canyon National Parks Photo Workshop - Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks are among the...
Good morning from Bryce Canyon National Park. I'll enjoy the beauty today. There's a football game to watch tomorrow.
From flickr: 071209-074F: kzzzkc has added a photo to the pool:. Colorful rock formations in Bryce Canyon Nat...
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I once climbed Bryce Canyon's Inspiration Point...with a little help from the Park Rangers, after I ledged...
Slot canyoning in Bryce Canyon. Miss rock climbing
This photograph was taken at Inspiration Point. The sunrise was at 5:30 in the morning, and I got up at 5 for the...
Chilly morning in may in Bryce Canyon after a blizzard had passed through overnight bringing snow and minus 12...
This photo was captured while hiking in Bryce Canyon National Park.
Enjoying the day at Bryce Canyon to start the New Year! @ Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
Utah's Bryce Canyon: Play board games around the clock at BryceCon
I'm sure. We visited nearby Zion National Park, and drove up to Bryce Canyon too. Good times!
La tierra: "Snow capped Bryce Canyon on Christmas day 2013 [OC] [2000x1500]" ->:
Zion National Park. ..the drive through on my way to camping at Bryce Canyon was awsome. Started the day with a hike to petroglyphs in the Valley of Fire. ohhh!!!
Quad biking through Bryce Canyon and the wildlife we found en route - North American common raven, prairie dog, antelope (and a coyote that ran so fast I couldn't get a photo of!)
Watched the sun rise at Bryce Canyon & set at the Grand Canyon, today was a win
Photo of the Day by Bryce Canyon hammock shot!
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Bryce canyon NP has little snow dusting this time of the year. It is pos. to cross country ski /snowshoe in winter.
CONTIGUOUS TEMPERATURE EXTREMES: Yuma, Arizona, was 97F Thursday afternoon. This morning, it was 24F at Bryce Canyon, Utah.
Such amazing colors of Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah.
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Bryce Canyon, Utah is one of many stunning National Parks of the Colorado Plateau region.
Look what happened to Hippo on a vacation to to Bryce Canyon , Utah, USA. . Make your own -
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We visited Bryce Canyon last week with Arctic Cat - ATVs. The new Wildcat Sport has great power and handling.
My grandpa Bill, z"l in Red Rock or Bryce Canyon in 1948.
I didn't really want to leave Bryce Canyon
Jeff's holding up Thor's Hammer. Bryce Canyon entertained us thoroughly!
Top of Bryce Canyon looking West by lizkuz (90.00 USD)
So on the first night of Bryce Canyon we were hiking at night and I laughed so hard that my retainer fell out of my mouth 😊
Top of Bryce Canyon looking West by lizkuz via
I just met an Englishman, Joff, who is riding his old fashioned bike around the world for the second time. The picture of the bike has everything he owns in the world in that picture. I visited with him for a while, as he is staying the night at my buddies place, and I sheepishly asked for a picture with him. Without a doubt, one of the nicest people you will ever meet, keep your eyes peeled for him, he is headed south to Bryce Canyon, over to Moab, and then down through AZ to South America.
So far this year I have had some amazing experiences, with some amazing people, Elise, Bryce Canyon did it for me, so did watching Derek Jeter play one of his last games for the Yankees, Venice was amazing, thank you Allison and Blessing, and also to Sian, roll on next year xxx
Bryce Canyon in Utah, a hidden beauty of the American Wilderness:
canyons biker trip, guests rolling on up wall street in Bryce Canyon!…
Continuing with National Park week on the FB page. It's the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon for today's daily photo.
Zion & Bryce Canyon. Utah’s 2 most popular National Park’s are just 3-4 hour drive from Las Vegas and the perfect...
Bryce Canyon and the Zion National Park were also very scenic...
I would go to Glacier National Park or Bryce Canyon.
Well she's loaded up and ready for her new home. We have experienced the best life has to offer on this bike. Been to Yellowstone 3 times, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Arches Nat. Park, Montana, every single scenic road in Colorado several times, white water drafting through the Royal Gorge twice, New Mexico, Grand Canyon, Wheels thru Time Harley museum in Maggie Valley North Carolina, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mt. Rushmore 3 times, Sturgis 3 times, Smoky Mt. National Park, Devil's Tower South Dakota, Strokers Dallas at Rick Fairless' huge outdoor 3 stage bar that you can ride your bike up to your table, saw Keith Urban on bike trip, Kiss concert, went to Canada on other bike we had... so I guess we are truly blessed!!! I will miss her but we WILL BE GETTING ANOTHER HARLEY!!! Guess I'll trade in the iron horses for my real ones for a while. Met some awesome people on the road! Thanks. Bikers!
Your Guide to Zion and Bryce Canyon (True North Series). Your Guide to Zion and Bryc...
Day 19: Saw some really amazing sights today. Started off in Escalante, UT and headed towards Bryce Canyon. Everyone hears about the Grand Canyon, but Bryce is a gem. It was like nothing I had ever seen before. From there, I headed towards the north rim of the Grand Canyon. There's a reason everyone hears about it. In a word, righteous. I ended up back in UT tonight, not far from NV border and even closer to AZ. The only problem with today was the wind. It beat me up all day. Some of the gusts were so strong they nearly sent me off the road and, worse, into oncoming traffic. My neck is sore from the wind getting caught under my helmet and trying to tear my head off. Overall, awesome day.
“My expectations are sky low, because I’m standing on a mountaintop. ” ― Jarod Chintz - Bryce Canyon, Utah.. Clearly exceeded all of my expectations. The interestingly shaped hoodoos, the magical colors and the combination of forest and ancient rock creations.. The sheer size of the park and the high elevation of 8000 feet is just making you think. What kind of force could create a visual feast like this ? The only one I call NATURE !
Bryce Day Two • Bryce Canyon is made up of limestone walls. Water in the rocks freezes and cracks the rocks in a process called frost-wedging. The park is named for Ebenezer and Mary Bryce who lived in the area from 1875-1880 and aided in the settlement of southwestern Utah and northern Arizona.
No points for this spot (leash, absurdly small size, under human control) but I appreciated this little fella's act of rebellion on the edge of a giant cliff at Bryce Canyon.
"Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain." Richard M. Nixon I had similar thought while photographing in Bryce Canyon, Utah. The landscape is just so mesmerizing, it definitely gives inspiration, slow you down and generate admiration towards nature ! At least did it for me !
My favourite national park so far: Bryce Canyon. I fell in love with the hoodoos and their colours.
Yesterday we hiked narrows in Zion. Hiking angels landing today then off to Bryce Canyon!
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spent a wonderful weekend at Bryce Canyon with my husband . Thanks Alan it was great. love ya
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Bryce Canyon National Park, located in southwestern Utah in the United States.
After a incredible day at Bryce Canyon National Park we drove for 6 hours and finally arrived in Flagstaff, Arizona. This will be our base for 2 nights to discover the Grand Canyon South Rim before we venture West to Las Vegas for the very last days of our glorious trip.
Look at what just two years can do to boys: Bryce Canyon 2012 and GSMNP last Saturday.
Cannonville 1st pic is thru window but the canyon wall was so colorful, Kodachrome state park and Bryce Canyon NP
Amazing scenery today! Just Awesome! We hiked in Bryce Canyon this morning and in Zion National Park this evening! We will hike Angels Landing tomorrow morning! We hear it is a strenuous hike!!!
Summer plans: road trip to Colorado, half marathon in Bryce Canyon, swim meet in Maryland, and an open water swim in Lake Tahoe😎
Photo of the Day: Hoodoos, Bryce Canyon, US. Congrats Our photos of the day:
Olympus OMD EM-5 , 12-40mm lens “Chasing angels or fleeing demons, go to the mountains.” (Jeffrey Rasley) Angels, demons and hoodoos ? You can find all of those and even more in Bryce Canyon, Utah on 8000 feet elevation ...
More Utah - this time of Bryce Canyon NP from 20+ years ago. I suggest going if you like red.
Last day of hiking in Zion. Then off to Bryce Canyon in the a.m. ...
Just got to hotel after an exciting day at Bryce Canyon and visit to Kanab's little Hollywood restaurant and museum!
All photos from Bryce Canyon are on the weebly website blog
Planning our grand National Parks vacation: Zion, Bryce Canyon, Teton, Yellowstone and Yosemite. Getting all excited just planning it all!
Just back from Kodachrome Basin and Bryce Canyon with dear friends Trease Lehrman-DeLong and Susan happy to have along our personal photographer Jack Smith, who graciously documented our trip. More photos to follow.
Waiting for the sun to set on Bryce canyon Utah. @ Bryce Point, Bryce Canyon, UT
Another great day! We took a leisurely ride 33 mi from Panguitch to Cannondale. Our route took us through a breathtaking Bryce Canyon. We are at the KOA in Cannondale, UT ( pop 167). Camp set up, bellies filled, and tomorrow reviewed. -K
Grand Canyon and Bryce don't do it justice! Amazing! X
You have brains in your head and feet in your shoes, you can steer yourself in any direction you choose!! So come...
This photo gallery explores Utah's Bryce Canyon, home to some of the most distinctive geological shapes found anywhere in North America.
The absolutely mind blowing Bryce Canyon. We hiked down into it too which was just phenomenal!
. "An American Story" Days 1-4 Zion/Bryce Canyon/Cathedral Valley. Motorcycle tour through some of the most scenic...
Short video of Bryce Canyon from today.
Just missed the annual prairie dog drive at Maybe next year. @ Bryce Canyon Lodge
Just finished our hike down to the bottom of Bryce Canyon! More photos tonight. Little phone service jsyk
JUST IN "Having a great time in Vegas with the WTT Tour. On Our way to Zion and Bryce National Parks." - Sharon T. traveler on WTT's Bryce Canyon & Zion National Parks tour
Kodachrome Basin State Park is a little known paradise not far from Bryce Canyon. Sandi and I have hiked there often.
Utah: So much amazing natural beauty in just one state. Arches, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, & so much more!
Pit stop at Bryce Canyon gift shop...
Photographie du jour : Lightning over Bryce Canyon via
Bryce Canyon Utah sky perfectly blue at7am sickening white cover by 11am deathtrails over Utah
Leaving Grand Canyon after 3 wonderful days of "roughing it" on the North Rim... no tv, internet, or a/c.Loved every minute! Off to Bryce Canyon Utah!!
Headed to Bryce Canyon today. Doing a few hikes, one that goes down a bit into the Canyon itself. Please be patient about the pictures! I will upload a bunch to the weebly site and here tonight! Thanks to Troy Reese for his photos!
Bryce Canyon National Park by radradrudy
I have just spent the last 24 days with the best tour guide ever - Tom. He planned the most wonderful vacation I have ever taken and we had simply the best time sight seeing!!! We drove over 6,000 miles traveling thru FL, AL, LA, TX, NM, CO, UT, AZ, GA and home. 2 nites in San Antonio TX to see Riverwalk and the Alamo, 2 nites in Truth or Consequences NM for 2 wonderful days of relaxing in the mineral hot springs overlooking the Rio Grande river (springs were 104 up to 109 degrees). Then went and climbed 1/2 mile sraight up this mountain to the Gila Cliff dwellings and then of course 1/2 mile down. Got to go to our property in NM and spend the day with our great friends Karen & Bill where we met up with neighbors Luanne & Jay. It is so beautiful there and so peaceful - love it!!! On to Moab Ut where we spent 3 nites at the historic Apache Hotel while we toured National Parks - Canyonland, Arches, Bryce Canyon then to Capital Reef and Zion National Park. Next was Carlsbad Caverns were we watched the bats . ...
I do believe that Bryce Canyon is one of the most beautiful places on earth!!! It literally took my breath away and the altitude didn't help. I am so blessed to be taking this journey with my awesome husband. He is the one who said I must see these places... I am so glad we did! I truly want to come back to see more!
Um, we want to be at Bryce Canyon too! hippietrash rocking her Longhorn & Setting Stone necklaces in…
Bryce Canyon at Rainbow point. by radradrudy
Correctly named and GREAT start to the day :-). Sunrise at Inspiration Point, Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, http:/…
Get to Know Your Colorado Plateau Flora - The Douglas Fir: When I think of Douglas Fir on the Plateau, I think about the beautiful specimens among the tall walls of the Wall Street Trail in Bryce Canyon National Park, UT (photograph by Zack Frank). Pseudotsuga menziesii, is not a true fir, instead it is in a separate genus in of itself. This widespread conifer occurs often in pure stands as well as mixed forests. This species has narrow pyramidal tops and long straight trunks. In places where sunlight and water are sufficient, branches may extend almost to the ground. In less optimal locations (like Wall Street), Douglas-firs will self-prune so that the lower 1/3 to 1/2 of the long trunk is usually devoid of branches. The bark is generally a dark reddish-brown. Mature trees have extremely thick bark, as much as 10 inches near the base of the trunk. Douglas Fir often get mixed up with Ponderosa Pine or Spruce trees, but a surefire way to identify them is by the cones. They have a structure in the cone call ...
went to Bryce Canyon National Park this weekend with Gayle ! Pictures to Follow
On our way back home. Gonna make a stop by Bryce Canyon on the way. Expect pictures. :D
Day 7 & 8 (Part 1) - On the road..Zion to Bryce Canyon. Had us a proper adventure..saw buffalo on the road out, then driving through Glendale met the lovely Bill Spencer and his amazing collection of cars..found various abandoned cabins..eventually got to Bryce to find out we had nowhere to stay for the night so camped out under the stars cowgirl style at Ruby's Campground. Got no sleep in the car (temperatures drop to nearly minus)..up at 5am next morning for canyon sunrise.
Back in Vegas after guiding a 7 day REI Adventures trip in Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks. Only 4 more days until it's Upper Klamath raftin' time with my Dad, Antonio Ricardo, Ryan Stokes and Jesse Cassidy!!!
goodness gracious this spot on the planet is intensely beautiful and massive.( Bryce Canyon/Rainbow Point/ Grand Staircase/Kodachrome Basin)The middle of nowhere is cosmopolitan compared to this! loving every minute of it and so is the family! can't download my pics.bummer. Page Az tomorrow and float trip Tuesday! Peace!
Paula and I went on a short two day vacation. While touring Bryce Canyon we noticed that each pull out had a raven and each raven was semi tame and wanted to be fed.
We flew back last night from our three week trip out west. It was great. We started in the Mojave Desert, Went to Yosemite and the High Sierras, back to Bryce Canyon again, Zion, Monument Valley,Painted Desert, Canyon DeChelly again, Sonoran Desert, North rim of Grand Canyon (so much better than south rim). We discovered several neat little towns that most people have never heard of like Wickenburg, AZ, hiked a bunch in canyons and on mountains, saw a zazillion petroglyphs and several Indian ruins. will post pics soon. Busy doing laundry today!
View From The Front Porch-Stan Hitchcock Memorial Day Weekend is just special to me, as I remember friends and family that served proudly, and some that never came home. I have told all my Navy stories before, but, ya’know, an old Soldier, Airman, Marine, Coast Guard or Navy vet tends to go on about his time in service. It’s because, for most of us, we were just kids out of high school, and we had to grow up fast in those times. To me, and most all the other vets that I know, those years were a special time…… Being an old Navy man, I have experienced the fury of a storm at Sea. I rode out a Typhoon, twice, in the far off China Sea, in 1955, and again in Tokyo Bay in 1957. My ship, the USS Bryce Canyon (AD-36), was anchored outside of Yokosuka, Japan, when we got the word to rig the ship for heavy seas and be ready to get under way to head out to Sea to ride out a coming storm. Now, when I heard storm, I was thinking in Midwestern terms, you know.severe thunderstorms, maybe an isolated torna ...
We had a wonderful group of 21 people on the Parks of the Southwest trip. It was a nice variety of weather (?) through Zion, Bryce Canyon, Grand Staircase Escalante, Capitol Reef, Arches, Canyonlands, Mesa Verde, Four Corners, Monument Valley, Goosenecks of the San Juan, and Grand Canyon. Thanks To everyone!
We are going to The Arches, The Canyon Lands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Mesa Verde and Garden of the Gods. Get out and support our National Parks!
Utah we're ready and coming for you! Today Zion, tomorrow Bryce Canyon, camping at Capitol Reef and…
Just returned from Monument Valley, Grand Canyon, Zion and Bryce Canyon. I am amazed by the beauty of these places.
leaving California on Thursday. Off to Vegas to see the pawn stars, then to Bryce Canyon. To the beach tomorrow.
We are in Cedar City Utah getting ready to head to Bryce Canyon.
Back from "Lost Wages". No richer or poor but gratified to have a great week of fun and enjoyment with colleagues and new friends. "Cousin Eddy" located me at the Luxor but fortunately Chris and I were able to steer clear. Loved the hoodoos at Bryce Canyon. Beautiful!
Any recommendations for things to see on a road trip from SF to Bryce Canyon?
Today at Sunset Point, Bryce Canyon, Utah taken with my htc one (don't worry, I also brought my d90/tokina 11-16)
Its NOON in Kerrville, Texas.logged 2,100 miles to get here..spent a month here...Finally getting some much needed rain/drizzle.Fire danger is high. 3 more days and we will be heading North thru N.M and into corner of colorado/ Bryce Canyon then to the Wyoming area. Yellowstone Nat. park is 1,500 miles away... A little humor .As we live on the Canadian border...polish jokes are pretty true to heart...done that ,been there.:) Polish Moose Hunt Two Polish hunters named Stosh and Thad, hired a pilot to fly them into the Canadian wilderness, where they managed to bag two big Bull Moose. As they were loading the plane to return, the pilot said the plane could take only the hunters, their gear and one Moose. The hunters objected, saying, "Last year we shot two, and the pilot let us take them both...and he had exactly the same airplane as yours." Reluctantly the pilot, not wanting to be outdone by another bush pilot, gave in and everything was loaded. However, even under full power, the little plane ...
A3. Best program I ever attended was at Phantom Ranch at the bottom of the Canyon, or Bryce Canyon stargazing.
Spring Break Highlights: 1. Approaching Vegas in stop-and-go rush hour traffic, we are rear-ended by a nice guy named Jonathan. Minor bumper damage. Rear door still works. 2. Will they really rent a 25' RV to any person with a license, no large vehicle experience necessary? Turns out they do it all the time. 3. Emmett brings his fart sound effect machine to the Vegas strip. He cuts loud farts strolling down the sidewalk, in the Eiffel Tower elevator, and on the observatory deck. Bemused reactions. 4. We arise early to see the sunrise over the Grand Canyon on a video screen at the Visitor Center at around 11 am. 5. Triple whammy. Dinosaur footprints, Navajo Bridge, Panguitch. 6. After a morning throwing snowballs in Bryce Canyon, two hours and 5000 feet lower, we are wearing shorts and wading in the Virgin River near Zion. 7. With an oversize vehicle we get special treatment in the old Zion Canyon tunnel. We lead a caravan 25 mph down the center strip, the only light from our headlights and the occasional ...
had a chuckle tonight when I was just sitting in front of my home page and realized the 2 pictures with Rob and Justine on the steps and Bob and I at Bryce Canyon are certainly the "wonderful young" and the "desperate old".Bob and I were close to their age when we dated the first time.time DOES fly! I hope they realize that and take advantage of every minute.
Just booked a hotel to spend a little vacation time with Hector and Rebekah Evelyn Jimenez in May! Can't wait to relax a few minutes at the pools in Las Vegas, show Jannik and Kian the musical fountains, let Jannik get super excited about seeing real white tigers, and MOST OF ALL I get to see Bryce Canyon, Monument Valley, Lake Powell,... My dream finally comes true! Any suggestions which other National Park is a must-see?
An abstract interpretation of the majesty of Bryce Canyon. 'Impressionistic Hoodoos' - via
The 5 National Parks (Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capital Reef & Zion) in Utah is a good reason.
Tauck’s most popular trip, year after year, is America’s Canyonlands. John and I experienced it firsthand in September with some old friends. The Canyons We had been to the Grand Canyon before, but most of the rest was new for us. The heart of the trip is three great National Parks of the American West – Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion. Tauck takes you behind-the-scenes with filmed narratives by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan. The Highlights Aerial sightseeing over Monument Valley is a contender. You will recall every John Ford western scene and understand why it is much better to fly over this landscape than drive through it. Cruising Lake Powell was spectacular. It winds on forever with cliffs and canyons around each turn. But my personal favorite was a float trip on the Colorado River, starting at the Glen Canyon Dam. Start in Scottsdale at the Four Seasons Resort at Troon North Tauck is adding an additional day at the Four Seasons starting this year, so you can add some high class relaxation to ...
View of the hoodoos of Bryce Canyon looking from Bryce Point lookout
Sheds in the park in Jackson Hole last spring, Bryce Canyon, Fort Worth, Japanese Garden in Fort Worth,Painted Desert, Grand Canyon,Grand Tetons...America is beautiful!
I haven't been to the Grand Canyon in Years. I think I am going to attempt getting there this weekend... Walk the new look out . If not that, I am definitely hitting up Sedona, Arizona. Hm... I was actually more impressed with Bryce Canyon, but still would like to go back to GC...
"Have a nice last weekend on this November. : Milky Way view at Bryce Canyon . via
Day 26 of 30-I'm thankful for my travel experiences-snorkeling in St. Thomas, boating and watching friends scuba dive in Jamaica, watching dancers with castinettes in Puerto Rico, touring Haiti as a child opened my mind and heart to missions, climbing Mt. Pisgah with natural portapotties, spending a day in DC is never enough, taking in the grandeur of the Grand Canyon, racing through Yellowstone in one gate and out the other side (was I with mom and dad or granddaddy Strange?) walking in Memphis, experiencing Graceland, Zion National Park is gorgeous, Bryce Canyon, four wheeling around hills overlooking Flathead Lake, visiting family in Columbus, admiring polar bears at the Columbus Zoo, catching Reds baseball games in Cincinnati, flying in a helicopter over Blue Ridge many places I've seen, so many still to see. I'm grateful for all the experiences and memories.
So I missed Macklemore by one day and a 4 hour drive, missed A.F.I. by one day on the drive home, but it's okay.This trip has been incredible, rejuvenating and enlightening.From the Shariras and Buddhist Monk at the Lu Mountain Temple to conversing with strangers and skateboarding in downtown L.A. to hanging out with my best friends from high school and raging at the clubs until 5 AM.From hiking in the most amazing place I have ever been at Zion National Park and staying overnight in Bryce Canyon to jumping in a 45 degree river (twice!!!). Seeing all of my family on my Mm's side to visiting my Grandma on my Dad's side.I jumped in every one of my aunt's swimming pools too. So much good food and Brews at Umami Burger, Dickey's BBQ Pit, Barista's Steak and Fish Grill, Ruby's Lodge, Zion Brewpub, Pizza Factory, Lucille's BBQ, Del Taco, etc. Now I'm going to ride a bike around Mayberry and take some photos.ALOHA!!!
You think they'd know, they're Americans right? Telling us we can't do something isn't the best idea. So we can't open the National Parks can we? Well today the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks are OPEN!!! So Washington maybe when someone tells you CAN"T balance the budget, you should stand up, be Americans and say WATCH US!
I love nat parks, faves were Zion & Bryce canyon in Utah, Yosemite, Arcadia and Rocky Mountains
I added a video to a playlist Bryce Canyon National Park
Bryce Canyon was one of the National Parks my family and I Bryce Canyon National Park from the rim. The drive from…
What do you do when the government ruins the vacation you've been planning for two years. Go to Las Vegas! Was supposed to go to Bryce canyon and Zion National Parks. Take the politics out of government!
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So, have you heard what's going on in the USA? They closed all their National Parks because Democrats and Republicans are having a debate over the ObamaCare law which led to Republicans voting against the bill which led to the fact that 800,000 federal workers did not get paid thus making them shutdown all National Parks and some other state stuff. I really don't care about what's happening in the congress and their troubles... I just care about the fact that I was supposed to see the Grand Canyon today but didn't, because of the shutdown of all National Parks... So now I am stuck in the middle of somewhere surrounded by all these wonderful National Parks in Arizona/Utah like the Bryce Canyon and Grand Canyon and still can't go to any of them. Lucky for me, not all wonderful things belong to the government, and there's a very nice place called the Antelope Canyon that is being owned by native Americans that didn't take part of the shutdown... I went there and saw it, and it's AMAZING! I am sharing some pi ...
National Parks closed took detours to other places today near to edge of Bryce Canyon. Still lots of amazing things to see.
All Rides are open. Ruby's Horseback Adventures is not effected by the Gov't Shutdown. Come take a ride with us, see the Northern Part of Bryce Canyon. Also available Rides to Scenic Red Canyon. Horse Riding not your thing try a wagon ride to the Rim of Bryce Canyon. Don't change your plans because of the Gov't, still plenty to see and do in the Bryce Canyon area.
We are still 100% open for business. We hope that Bryce Canyon will not be closed for long and we pray that a resolution may be reached quickly. Meanwhile, please come and enjoy your stay at Bryce Canyon Pines, have a delicious meal at our restaurant, and take a horse ride into the beautiful Red Canyon.
Yosemite done fantastic walk to 2 waterfalls just driven through Death Valley a little warm here at Furnace Creek but air con keeping pace thankfully.Back on the road at 7 am to Bryce Canyon and Zion. is the worlds biggest curated photo gallery on the web. Fall in Bryce Canyon by Justin Hofman
I was gonna go to Bryce Canyon this weekend but now I can't because all the National Parks are closed... Eff da government
Dag Blasted politicos... Spent the night researching secondary sites (STATE parks) that won't be affected by the budget shutdown. The plans for a tour of Zion, Bryce Canyon, Arches, Mesa Verde and the Grand Canyon are in jeopardy because all of those parks are shut down, with local authorities preventing entrance to these iconic sites. Any suggestions as to alternate locations?
The view from my office today... Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, and Niagra Falls from 37,000 feet... I love my job!
9/27/13. Travels with Annie Thanks for all your replies, we enjoy hearing from you. We woke up to snow on cars and trees. It is 25 outside. A cup of hot coffee is welcomed. We traveled from Brian Head, UT to Bryce Canyon National Park. It was very cold and windy. It did get up to 57 for a little while but very windy. We were still able to enjoy the beautiful canyon. In Bryce park you drove on the rim, so you could see down into all the beauty. It was breathtaking. We spent the day enjoying the park. We took HWY 12 to HWY 24. The drive was spectacular. We had a large herd of Prong Horns run across the road in front of us and lots of open range cows that you had to look out for. We had reservations at a RoadWay Inn in Caineville,UT for one night and was very lucky to get it. That was the only room left and the only night available. We drove right by our motel. That's because the population was 35. It was clean and the young family that owned it were delightful. if you think we seem a little disorgani ...
Feeling rather frustrated with Americas shutdown of all their Federal agencies. We are in Utah, about to visit the wonderful National Parks, Zion, Bryce Canyon and others then onto Grand Canyon in Nevada but are not able too. Also all the great National Forest Service parks are closed. It is the unknown of how long this is going on for, do we hang about hoping that they will see some sense and sort it out, or move onto other areas and not get to see these wonderful places. Gr!
I went to Rocky Mountains. It was awesome... Huh. Of course, Bryce Canyon was more better than Rocky Mountains..but Rocky Mountains were more better than i thought...:) I am planning to go skydiving next month...and then i will go to see aurora in Yellow Knife I should be likely to save money from now on...:D
Hiking among the hoodoos - Bryce Canyon! With Mary Jack Mayer and Joe Joe Mayer
Trying to think of all the National Parks I've visited: The Great Smoky Mountains, Acadia National Park, The National Mall, D.C., The Everglades, Big Bend National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Zion National Park, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, The Grand Canyon, The Petrified Forest, Yellowstone National Park, The Badlands, Mt. Rushmore, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capital Reef National Park, Death Valley, and Hot Springs National Park. I drove to them all, many with four little children in tow and a wife being a great sport about it all. I've been to a many other National Monuments, National Recreation Areas, National Forests, and other public lands. I can say that I am nearly an expert on the public lands experience in this country. Despite the Park Service doing a wonderful job preserving our national treasures (the first responsibility), this step of closing off parks to the public is criminal. These are our lands. I get it that visitor centers might close. I get it that formal ca ...
Utah has at least 3, Zion, Arches, and Bryce Canyon
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All this politicians better get their crap together before my trip to Bryce Canyon!
Had a great vacation with Janice Winter. Got to spend time with my sister, Michelle Stowell Laraway and her husband and kids. So fun! We also got to visit Zion and Bryce Canyon in southern Utah. So Beautiful! But it's great to back and see the kids. Thanks Jamie Schade for taking such good care of them and our house.
Welcome from USA and I guess you have all heard about the political situation and close down of government here. So, we were to visit Grand Canyon and stay at a hotel in the Grand Canyon National Park but it is now closed. so we are staying tonight at Sedona and not visiting Grand Canyon - very disappointing. Just grateful we were able to get a hotel to stay at as about mid morning we had not where to stay tonight? But we are able to helicopter over the Grand Canyon tomorrow afternoon but Bryce Canyon is out and staying there is also out so we are heading to Las Vegas for 3 nights instead of 2 and trying to do a day trip from Las Vegas to the part of the Grand Canyon controlled by the Native Indians instead of the Federal Parks Department. All Tv news is about the situation here with lots of Governmnet employees stood down and heaps of tourists and businesses disrupted. We have 4 Americans on trip and they they are extermely embarrassed about what is happening - people on our trip from Australia, NZ, Mala ...
So much for our vacation to Bryce Canyon National Park next week!! Guess we'll have to go to Disneyland instead!!
Bryce Canyon ampitheater, lucky to see it last Friday before the government shut down all the national…
Sept 23, Monday, got a 7:30 AM start from Bryce Canyon heading to Monument Valley. About an hour of backtracking. 32 degrees! Arizona, stopped at Lake Powell in Glen Canyon Recreational area. Glen Canyon Dam. Page Arizona. Walmart stop. Stock up for last of trip. Yeah, we gained an hour in Arizona, but not sure where we will be when we swing back into UT! LOL
The Freedom Tour has returned to Las Vegas after the government shutdown has forced us to alter our Canyonlands excursion. We were able to visit the Grand Canyon and Zion National Parks, but had to scrub the Bryce Canyon stop. Oh well, add an extra day in Vegas!
They closed Bryce Canyon but we still have a way to see it. Across Ruby's the road 5 min drive and you can see the canyon. 10 min walk
Today we woke up to the disappointment that the government shutdown would affect our trip! All National Parks closed and this was to be our day to hike down into Bryce Canyon. We changed plans and did manage to get two hikes down. When leaving the first trail we were greeted by lots of park rangers as well as a swarm of tourists want to enter the trail. Apparently they closed the trail after we had entered! We then moved on to another are called Red Rock Canyon and completed that hike. Great weather and a terrible congress! *** being a tourist in the near future in the US!
Well I am meeting my sisters in Vegas tomorrow cant wait HA HA on to Bryce Canyon and Mt Zion National Parks. Been planning this for a year *** cant believe they will be closed!!!
Great hike in Autumn-like conditions in Bryce Canyon, Utah
Yes - absolutely a shame. I was very fortunate to go there - same with Bryce Canyon and Zion Nat'l Park.
In 5 days my plans to visit Grand and Bryce Canyon, Zion, Arches, Mesa Verde National Parks could be ruined, thanks USA.
Got into Bryce Canyon Nat park by the skin of our teeth. Managed to get one big hike in before they closed the trails as well as the Parks due to gov't shut down of non essential services :(( We can stay til Oct 3 then they boot us out. Everyone fine and enjoying it. Yes, even mom!! Love to all!
View of Bryce Canyon after Navajo Loop & Queen's Garden Trail (3.5 mi. hike)- out of this world! ..Bryce Canyon, Utah
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thank you all for the birthday wishes. had a great time and now relaxing by the pool. nice weather here. Everyone should see Bryce Canyon at least once. it's awesome.bonnie
Bryce Canyon release is closing in: just packed the internal 0.99 beta to test the AIW adjustments. Still, AIW is not perfect, but enough for me to have fun duelling DRM Capri vs AI in the same Capri neck a neck for ten laps. :)
The Gov't has closed our nearby National Parks and Cedar Breaks National Monument, however there are alternatives. Scenic Drives on Hwy 143, 148 and SR-9 are still open to thru traffic only. As an alternative to Bryce Canyon - Red Canyon offers short hikes and red rock. Don't forget our many state parks: Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, Snow Canyon, Kodachrome, Anasazi State Park, Sand Hollow, Gunlock Reservoir, Quail Lake and the Petrified Forest.
: Chris, there are a bunch of great destinations in the Bryce area you might want to check out.
Markus, we're sorry you've traveled so far to find a locked gate. Here are alternate options for Bryce.
I need to go stargazing in Bryce Canyon National Park with a qt3.14
In lieu of the Bryce Canyon NP. Closure it is eminent that our Summer Season will be terminated early. No decisions have been made yet. However if you were wanting to see the -G one last time before we close, you had better make plans soon. We will keep you posted.
Going to 4 wheel it to the rim of Bryce Canyon since the front gate is closed 󾌪
Looks like this will be the closest I will get to Bryce Canyon.
All politics aside, Natasha and I had two major trips planned for multiple National Parks in the next few weeks, the first of which was a giant trip to Utah to stay in Zion (and a day trip to Bryce Canyon) we had been planning all summer. The second of which was a return trip to Joshua Tree, and we were going to bring her wonderful daughter Spencer there for the first time. So if the government could go ahead and get this all worked out sooner rather than later, that would be great, thanks!
Shame on you US gov! We came all the way from Europe to Bryce Canyon and all we saw was a closed gate, all NP are closed :-(
Really looking forward to our visit to Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks this week. Only problem is that both are closed due to the fiasco in Washington.
This is all I'll say about the gov shutdown: They better get their stuff in order b/c I'm going to Bryce Canyon Oct 11th.
I dont really mind that the last 3.5 days of my season are in jeopardy with the Shutdown, the last project of the season was terrible. However, Id be vastly disappointed if my plans of cruising through Zion NP, Bryce Canyon, Rocky Mountain NP, and a cadre of other public lands on my way back East doesnt work. Come on, guys...
Thank you government for shutting down all National Parks and monuments across the U.S. this morning, just in time for our trip across country. At least we got in last night and woke up to an amazing sunrise in Bryce Canyon, Utah! Next stop...Colorado!
Jetzt besuchen wir den wunderschönen Bryce Canyon! Now we'll visit the wonderful Bryce Canyon!
It isn't easy to run a tour in Bryce Canyon National Park when it is closed.
Thanks to the government shutdown, our vacation plans got flushed. No seeing Glacier National Park tomorrow; no seeing Bryce Canyon & Zion next week. No National Monuments, either. Very disappointing. Trying to come up with a plan B (sigh)
:-( and I had plans to goto Bryce Canyon NP.
Looking ahead, the current government shut-down could force us to cancel our second grade field trip to Bryce Canyon this Thursday (Oct 3). As a part of the shut-down, National Parks will be closed, potentially preventing us from visiting the park as currently planned. As for now, we are still planning to go, but please be advised that the cancellation of the field trip is a possibility. We will await to see the status of the shut-down on Wednesday and make a decision from there. Thanks, Mr. Fails
Today is Yosemite National Park's 123rd birthday. Although it was our third national park to be officially established (thanks to the efforts of John Muir), and although the park service itself wasn't formally established until August 25, 1916, Yosemite was the first park to lay the foundation of the national park service with a land grant given in 1864 by Abraham Lincoln. This park is home to 3 groves of Giant Sequoias, absolutely majestic trees that stand as a great lesson in perseverance. They exist only in specific parts of the western Sierra Nevada mountains, they are the world’s largest tree (by volume; some other species get wider or taller, but none are overall as massive), they are one of the longest-living species of tree on the planet and can live to be over 3,000 years old, and they thrive on fire and through the assistance of “damage” from beetles and squirrels. While the recent rim fire that began on August 17 (which, by the way, is still burning – it was declared 92% contained yeste ...
If the government closed all National Parks that means no more Moab, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Zions and Yellowstone. That *** So did they closed down everything? Oh I do NOT LIKE THIS!
We are Extremely disappointed not to visit Bryce Canyon National Park, since we came a long way to view it's beauty. However Washington is having a preschool tantrum . Our trip is not what we planned, nor are we alone, 100's of thousands of other tourists are making the same decisions as us today ... New plans! (And sadly almost a million americans are not working or being paid today ... Except the senators or course, *rolling my eyes in exasperated manner*)
Please be advised that the National Parks including Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Cedar Breaks...
Park Closure Information. Things to do in the area. • Wagon or Horse ride tours to the rim of Bryce Canyon. • ATV...
Inspiration Point overlook of the the Bryce Canyon amplitheater
Big Thunder Mountain at Disneyland (modeled after Bryce Canyon) is closed in solidarity with the National Parks.
So much for Bryce Canyon this weekend.
Ladybug rocked the Bryce Canyon Endurance Ride in LD's. She finished first and BC on Day 1, BC on Day 3 and overall fastest time and overall BC. This was a tough but beautiful ride and we really enjoyed ourselves. Moab here we come. :)
Shasa and I are almost at Denver and will head on to Arches National Park and Bryce Canyon on our way across to San Francisco. This will be our first two site seeing days of the trip Its all work over here!!! Had a good visit with Fabricas Selectas yesterday. Thats where we get all our playing marbles from.
Guess who booked a trip in two weeks to visit California and Utah to see Yosemite, Sequoia, Death Valley, Grand Canyon, and Bryce Canyon National Parks? I did! And the government just shut them all timing is always impeccable!
My fav was Bryce Canyon but then I went to Zion and WOW. They are all so different but yet so beautiful!
We had a great time riding the shuttle around Bryce Canyon and planned on hiking today but I have read that all National Parks and monuments are closed immediately ! *** congress! Now to find something else to do today. I ams sure glad this was to be our last park visit on our cross country trip! We may still try and get in.
Sept. 22 after the scenic drive, we went to the Red Canyon area that we drove through more quickly on our way to Bryce Canyon. Also amazing! As you can see we start early and keep a fast pace.
Greetings from Zion National Park. This was to be the first day of the next three visiting Zion, Bryce Canyon, and Arches National Parks in Utah. Thank you Harry Reid and Barack Hussein Obama. And yet please Republicans DON'T CAVE AND STAND UNITED AND STRONG
OK, good WIFI in New Mexico. Will go back to Sept. 21. Bryce Canyon. Went on a moderate/strenuous hike called Queens/Navaho. (Sunrise to Sunset). Several miles first down into the magnificent rock formations and then back up.
Couple more shots of Capitol Reef NP before heading for Escalante Stairstep NM and Bryce Canyon NP.
How sad that we won't be able to visit Bryce Canyon today and Grand Canyon tomorrow because of the US shutdown. Planned the trip for more than a year, but never considered this possibility. You can say many things about the South African government, but I can't see them shutting down Kruger Park for tourists flying halfway around the world because they can't agree on healthcare policy.
Supposed to do Bryce Canyon today, but due to the 'shutdown', we'll see. Not going to be very happy if we miss it because the government can't plan their spending.
A neighbour saw the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion last week for the first time on a bicycle deal. He just made the cut.
Two more National Parks to see before we come home (Bryce Canyon and the Grand Canyon). Not looking likely now due to the government problems over here. We were doing a horse ride in Bryce today but I doubt if it's going to happen now. :(
USA in shutdown, that's our holiday next week ruined! No Bryce Canyon, Zion Park or Grand Canyon unless it's over really quick!
KittX has released a big batch of new previews of his spectacular-looking Bryce Canyon track for rFactor.
Hey's the last day you can vote for my Park Tip about Bryce Canyon. Remember, all votes become entries in a drawing for a free train trip to the Grand Canyon. Thank you all for your votes! -Glenn
Visited Red Rock Canyon and Bryce Canyon today for another spectacular sunny day in Utah. Back for a few more trails in Zion tomorrow.
Just got home last night from an amazing road trip, a little over 2500 miles. Don and I took off the 10th. First stop Vegas. Don hadn't seen the new Pat Tillman Bridge yet out at Hoover Dam. Stayed 2 nights, and left for St George UT. Zion Nat'l Park, Bryce Canyon, Snow Canyon,. After 3 nights in St. Geo, on to Lake Powell. Then South to Grand Canyon, Lake Havasu CA where my folks always spent the winter, then last stop on our nostalgic portion of the trip, was California Hot Springs. In the early to mid 60s my folks Managed the town. Sadly about 3 years after they left and came back to Hollister, the little historic town caught fire. The only thing that survived was the original Skating Rink and the large pool fed by the hot springs. During our wanderings, we were in numerous Indian Reservations. WONDERFUL WONDERFUL TIME. Saw some beautiful handiwork of God. In fact, it is my opinion that HE WORKED OVERTIME WHEN HE MADE BRYCE CANYON. That was hands down my FAVE ! GOD IS GOOD !
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The view from Bryce Canyon, Earth, in the Milky Way Galaxy:
On friday I'm flying to Utah and then driving to Bryce Canyon and Yellowstone National Park for a week.. lmao ?
t-shirt photo sent in from Bryce Canyon, Utah. Thanks =) . If you're on your summer...
The Bryce Canyon Geology Festival is this weekend! Check out their schedule of great tours, talks and hikes.
Blue skies at Bryce Canyon Photo of the Day
An alternative view of the Thor's Hammer, view looking down from the Sunset Point overlook in Bryce Canyon...
Just made it to Bryce Canyon and back with my gas light on 👍
did you visit Bryce Canyon? Ebenezer Bryce, for whom the canyon is named is my great great grandfather.
New print available on - 'On The Edge Of Bryce Canyon' by Donna Jackson - via
Did you know that from Mid August to the first week in September, Bryce slows down just a little bit, and you can...
The incredible Bryce Canyon with it's wonderful 'hoodoo's which look a bit like Gaudi type forms
Totally in love with these teepees right outside Bryce Canyon! Wish we could sty the night here!
Even Tex was speechless. Bryce Canyon is beautiful.
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Try to get into the Lodge in the park if you can. If you can't, the Bryce Canyon Resort hotel is ok.
Even with rain all around us, the Bryce Canyon Amphitheater is breathtaking.
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Bryce Canyon! Can't wait to see the Amphitheater!! Have you seen it??
Driving through Red Canyon on our way to Bryce Canyon. Gorgeous!! @ Red…
A quick round of mini golf before heading to Bryce Canyon. This place has so much to do! Wish we could…
Seriously if I could be anywhere right now, it would be Bryce Canyon.
"Thor's Hammer at Bryce Canyon" is a new addition to my collection of 170 images at - via
Here is another way to travel in Bryce Canyon Country- motorcycle riding along our scenic byways!
By far the best breakfasts so far! Should you plan a trip to Bryce Canyon I strongly recommend this lovely place.
Bryce Canyon + the massive pie at Bryce Canyon Pines restaurant (Hwy 12,m10) are musts.
Visiting Stargazing in the Bryce Canyon NP is an unforgettable experience.
05:30am. So early. But we're going to the Bryce Canyon at 7am so it will be worth it!
Bryce Canyon and Christian are my fav boys
A vacation of a lifetime with my family: Los Angeles, Utah, Grand Canyon, Grand Tetons, Lake Powell, Bryce Canyon,...
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Bryce Canyon - dreamed of visiting since I was a kid. It was even more gorgeous than expected!
As in what Bryce Canyon is full of.
Been pretty well hoodooed at Bryce Canyon the past couple of days.
4th of July fun and Kingston's first hike was Bryce Canyon. It was my first time there and I was in awe the entire time. That place is incredible.
Flying back tonight from a nice vacation in the beautiful state of Utah. Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon was out of this world incredible!
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Went to Zions and Bryce Canyon National Park. . Highly Recommend them both
Some pics from Bryce Canyon. A rainy day today. Hopefully some hiking thru the canyon tomorrow.
Time to prep some meals for the week and Saturday is half marathon of the year!! BRING IT ON!
Today again a long beautiful drive from Page AZ to Huricane UT via Bryce Canyon.
It's Sunday. Bryce Canyon National Park. It's pouring rain, but we saw part of it. Hopefully, it won't be wet tomorrow! It was 56 degrees up there.
I love Bryce Canyon. I could live here.
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Getting hyped for the football vacation.. Seattle to wyoming to texas for the rangers vs twins game. Then from arlington to austin for the horns game.. Lunch in san antonio.. Off to New Mexico, phoenix, bryce canyon, salt lake city and the horns byu game, then head home!!!
First LA, then Las Vegas, after that Bryce Canyon and now Lake Powell. 4 States in 6 days! Now waiting to check in..
Must be around my 30th visit to Zion, and I'm still amazed every time. If you have not seen this place you need to put it on your list.
Back to reality tomorrow. What a great week out West. Four National Parks in a week. Bill Manning you are an amazing man. Thanks for a wonderful vacation!
We made it back from our trip to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon and Bryce National Park. What a wonderful trip! We all had a fantastic time. As we were entering both parks, we got hailed on but after a few minutes the weather cleared and it did not deter us in the least. Last week was close to 120 here in Queen Creek and up there it sank down to the 40's for a while at the Grand Canyon. Most of the time it was in the 70's and 80's. Such a change from what we have been used to! This was a trip that the kids will never forget. So much wildlife, too! Words cannot describe the scenic beauty we were able to see. Now, it's back to homework. I have one more week until graduation! Love to all!!
Can not wait until August!!! Taking a vacation (even taking the going to St. George (to see my sister) for 2 nights, then taking the kids to Zions and to Bryce canyon, then ending up in Torrey for 2 nights!!! Austin and Autumn are going to love the cabin we have got reserved in Torrey!!! We are going to have so much FFFUUUNNN! :)
Bryce Canyon today! Just a prelude for the Grand Canyon tomorrow!
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Hiking around the Grand Canyon with my favorite bears
Back to reality. Although the thought of selling everything and opening a coffee shop near Bryce Canyon has crossed my mind!
McLaren MP4-12C and Lamborghini Aventador stopped at Bryce Canyon on their delivery runs. I guess driving them for awhile gets boring
Amazing trip to Bryce Canyon. Beautiful scenery along Hwy 12 and we did a 3 mile hike to a beautiful waterfall...all with great friends! The kids had a blast and lots of great memories made.
Dear fellow Contemporary Pilgrims, I'm embarking on a two-week tour of the Southwest & Pacific Coast. What off-the-beaten-path, authentic things must I see along the way? I'll be venturing from ATX towards Big Sur, and perhaps into the Redwoods. My nomad dog will be along for {the ride} too. Have a grandma who makes a mean cobbler or know a local watering hole I can't miss? Please share. These stories will be the second batch of tales published once the site is officially launched next week! Cheers, Ashley
Just plotted our route from CO to our daughter Cassandra's house. 1076 miles. Should be an awesome drive in the convertible vette. We plan to set out first thing tomorrow morning.
We had a wonderful time on our vacation. Each day was fun filled and definitely lived to its fullest!! I hope the kids will have lots if memories of their family vacation to Vegas, Brian head Utah, Zion National Park, and Bryce Canyon!
We're in Provo, UT today, going to Salt Lake City to see the Mormon Temple Square and then on to Teton Natl Park, then Yellowstone. Grand Canyon was awesome. We went to Bryce Canyon yesterday, another incredible place with strange looking structures called "hoodoos" that are sandstone shaped by millions of years of erosion. Before we got to Bryce we stopped off at a big cave that had interesting advertising. A guy bought it from a rancher 50 yrs ago and turned it into the ultimate man cave - bar, dance hall, etc. After he gave up on it his son took it over and turned it into a museum with prehistoric fossils, dinosaur tracks, etc. but also a history of his family. His father was one of 55 kids!! 25 daughters!!! Ugggh! 6 wives! Before we got out west we stopped at the Biltmore Mansion in Asheville, NC. It's the largest "house" in the US. We figured we could get some decorating and landscaping tips ;). Then went to Smoky Mountains which was real nice. We left there in the dark and as we exited the park we c ...
Gail & I just finished our reservations for our trip next year for Grand Canyon, Zion, & Bryce. Got the cabin on bottom of Bryce that looks into park & plan to hike the Hoodoos!
Attended the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Music and the Spoken Word this morning. What a heavenly experience. Absolutely magnificent. What a special treat! On the way now to Bryce Canyon.
Went to church today in Jackson, Wyoming, where they have a visitors' meeting every Sunday at nine from May through September. We were two of about 150!
Arches National Park - Days 27 & 28 - After our gorgeous stay at Bryce Canyon, we headed a few hours further in Ut...
Razor key? Check, iPod? Check; Bryce s goggles? Check.. Now to head back up the canyon for some riding!!!
Took an impromptu detour to the Grand Canyon (again!). North Rim this time. So much more relaxed than the South Rim. Found a "dispersed" camp site along the East Rim about 5 miles down a dirt road. Beautiful. The last two pictures are from our campsite. I wonder if I was a gypsy in a previous life? ;)
A shallow M4 earthquake has shaken the Grand Canyon north side area. Epicenter was in between Grand Canyon NP, Zion NP and Bryce Canyon National Parks.
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