Bryce Canyon Park near Southwest of Utah is not actually a canyon, but groups of natural amphitheaters. It is unique because of the natural hoodoos. Hoodoos are shaped by frost weathering as well as stream erosion of sedimentary rocks from lake beds and rivers. It is a wonderful view for tourists and local visitors when they see rocks of white, orange and red in color
You can visit Bryce Canyon all year as all weather is spectacular. Winters can make it a romantic trip, whereas summers can make it thrilling and full of activities. Bryce point, Sunrise point, Sunset point and Inspiration point are four main points, which every tourist would like to see. They fall within the initial few miles of trails. There are various activities for everyone, but to explore the entire park it is good to ask for horse ride facility.
Horseback riding in Bryce Canyon, available in summer and winter is only to enjoy without getting tired. It is a long way and horse riding is the best option. There are many agencies that can provide you with horse riding, but you would like to go for an experienced business since it is risky to ride horses especially in steep lanes with rocks.
So, while touring at Bryce Canyon go for Ruby’s Horseback Adventure provided by Ruby’s Inn. There will be guides who will assist you with the rides and will never let first time rider ride on their own. Therefore, you can feel safe while riding horses that are tamed and trained properly.
Here are some useful tips of that may help you to plan your tour to Bryce Canyon –
- Activities and Festivals
The best weather to explore Bryce Canyon is winter after snow storm. It is wise to carry winter gears and rain boots when you have to visit during snow. Bryce Canyon is at higher altitude of 9000 feet, thus drink lot of water before starting your trip, otherwise you might feel nauseate or breathlessness.
It might not be difficult to drive a vehicle to Bryce Canyon after snow storm as they remove snow from the path immediately, but it can be hassle during snow storm.
You can explore all the four main pints of Bryce Canyon mentioned above by horse-riding or hiking. However, it is better to visit sunrise point during summer as waking up early will not be difficult. Skiing is also fun during winters and some points also provide telescope for star gazing which is also fun and romantic but get dressed up nicely to not fall sick.
There is also a winter festival held in President’s Weekend, which includes fitness classes, above mentioned activities, crafts, equipment demo etc.
Bryce Canyon is completely different experience all together. It might be a little hectic during winter when snow falls, but you should always be prepared with backup plan. Check weather forecast before starting your trip. Weather is unpredictable and you may like to add some more woolen before starting your journey.