Bristlecone Loop, Bryce Canyon National Park

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Bristlecone Loop is located in Bryce Canyon National Park. To visit Bristlecone Loop and get the most from your holiday in Bryce Canyon National Park, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bryce Canyon National Park vacation trip planner.
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  • August 3, 2017
    Since this trail is not near the main areas it does not get the recognition nor (thankfully) the crowds like other trails. The trail starts by the parking lot at Rainbow Point, the farthest 'site' in ...  more »
  • July 4, 2017
    A little bit cooler and breezier out on the Loop, views were incredible. Though the Brian Head wildfire was burning you could still see out a very long distance, including to Navajo Mountain - blurry ...  more »
  • June 17, 2017
    We did this short walk in late May, on a cool day with snow flurries in the area. The trees are majestic, and the viewpoints are absolutely madnificent. Make sure you stop and look at some of the bris...  more »

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Where to stay in Bryce Canyon National Park

Owned by the National Park Service, the Lodge at Bryce Canyon provides rustic cabins and hotel-style accommodations inside Bryce Canyon National Park. The next most convenient option is to stay in one of the park's gateway communities. The village of Tropic sits just off of the park's eastern entrance and offers everything from chain hotels to independently owned motels to bed and breakfasts in historic homes. Various other lodging options are available along Route 12, and you'll find a few more on Route 89 west of the park.
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