Glamping Near Bryce Canyon National Park

Under Canvas Bryce Canyon

2024 Dates: May 9th – September 30th 2025 Dates: May 8th – September 29th

Under Canvas Bryce Canyon–located just 15 minutes from Bryce Canyon National Park—offers upscale glamping accommodations, 700 acres of high-alpine juniper forest, and easy access to the area’s famed, crimson-colored hoodoos. With average daytime temperatures in the 70s and 80s, Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is the perfect place to cool off and unwind after a day of Utah adventures.

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Recognition

"At 7,600 feet, wilderness lies just outside (and above) your proverbial doorstep, with antelope grazing nearby and stars lighting up Utah’s impressively dark skies. Stick around come nightfall for on-site dining, campfire s’mores, and more.  "
Travel + Leisure
"Under Canvas has spent a decade creating lodgings that let guests skip the sleeping bag and catch some al fresco “ZZZs” in safari-style tents outfitted with plush beds. Their 10th and newest outpost is set on 750 acres of high desert plains 15 minutes from Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah."
Wall Street Journal
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Explore Under Canvas Bryce Canyon

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Experience the Night Sky at Under Canvas Bryce Canyon

At Under Canvas Bryce Canyon, one of the world’s first DarkSky resorts, you can experience the wonders of the night sky like never before. Sleep under endless star-filled skies in our Stargazer Tent, enjoy celestial-themed culinary offerings, star parties and more. With easy access to Bryce Canyon National Park, a DarkSky Park, Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is the perfect place for your star-filled adventure.

Amenities

Organic Bath Products

Organic Bath Products

Upscale, organic bath products stocked in your ensuite bathroom

On-Site Dining

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Our menu embraces both seasonality and locally sourced produce

Fire Pit and S'mores

Fire Pits & Smores

Nightly fires and complimentary s’mores available

Complimentary Activities

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Live music, morning yoga, kids activities and more

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USB Battery Packs

Charge your devices using our bedside battery packs

Experience Coordinators

Adventures Concierge

Let us help you plan the adventure of a lifetime

West Elm Furnishings

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West Elm furnishings adorn our expansive lobby tents

Solar Powered

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As part of our approach to sustainability, we use solar power whenever possible.

Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is the place for epic Utah adventures

Explore Utah’s natural beauty with a stay at Under Canvas Bryce Canyon. Our comfy glamping tents, including the two-tent Hoodoo Suite, feature king-size beds with plush linens, ensuite bathrooms with hot showers, wood-burning stoves, and beautiful views.

Things to Do at Under Canvas Bryce Canyon

Under Canvas Bryce Canyon
1325 South Johns Valley Road
Widtsoe, UT 84764
reservations@undercanvas.com

Red Canyon, UT

35 minutes
Part of Dixie National Forest, Red Canyon features limestone hoodoos and red rock canyons. Explore the many hiking and biking trails throughout the area.

Bryce Canyon National Park

15 minutes
A national park in Utah featuring red rock hoodoos, abundant recreation and beautiful sunrise and sunset views.

Under Canvas Bryce Canyon

Your upscale safari-inspired accommodations.

Widstoe, UT

5 minutes
A historic town site with old western buildings. The last residents of Widstoe left town in 1938.

Capitol Reef National Park

1.5 Hours
A national park in south-central Utah featuring golden sandstone canyons and striking rock formations including Capitol Reef, known for its towering white sandstone domes.

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monumnent

1 hour
A national monument spanning nearly one million acres of America’s public lands. An oasis for desert adventures from hiking to UTVing.

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Directions & Travel Info

From Bryce, UT

From Bryce, Utah, head north on Hwy 63. At the traffic circle take the 2nd exit onto UT-12 W and take an immediate right onto John’s Valley Road. Head north on John’s Valley Road for 12 miles until you see the Under Canvas sign on the right side of the road. Follow the dirt road to the end. Welcome to Under Canvas Bryce Canyon!

From St. George, UT

From St. George head northeast on I-15, Veterans Memorial Highway, for 86 miles. Take exit 95 from I-15, for UT-20 East. Turn right at US-89 South. At the town of Panguitch take a left to continue on US-89 South (Center St.). Continue on US-89 South for 7 miles and turn left onto UT-12 East. Follow UT-12 East for 13.6 miles and take the third exit onto UT-12 South at the traffic circle. Turn right on John’s Valley Road and follow it to the Under Canvas signs on the right side of the road. Follow the dirt road to the entrance of Under Canvas Bryce Canyon. If you hit Antimony, UT you have gone too far.

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Bryce Canyon FAQs

  • How far is Bryce Canyon from Zion?

    Bryce Canyon National Park is an 80 mile drive or an hour and a half away from Zion National Park.

  • Are dogs allowed in Bryce Canyon National Park?

    Dogs are allowed in the national park but only in parking lots, on paved roads, paved viewpoint areas, on the Rim Trail between Sunset Point and Sunrise Point, on the shared use trail between the park entrance and Inspiration Point and must be leashed. You may not leave your pet in the car while you hike. If you would like to explore similar landscapes and hike with your dog check out the nearby Red Canyon. Check out our blog on the Best Things to Do with Dogs Around Bryce Canyon National Park.

  • Can you drive through Bryce Canyon?

    Yes. The main park road is 18 miles long – from the entrance at the northern end of the park to Rainbow Point and Yovimpa Point at the southern end of the park. The Bryce Canyon Amphitheater area is located along the road’s first three miles and offers a variety of popular hiking trails. The next 15 miles (known as Southern Scenic Drive) feature nine scenic overlooks that display varying landscapes throughout the park.

Dining

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Seasonal and Thoughtfully Sourced Menu

We feature seasonal food and beverage offerings that prioritize locally-sourced ingredients from nearby purveyors.

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Nightly S'mores

For dessert, we let you become the chefs with our complimentary s'mores packs and nightly campfires.

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Grab N Go Options

On the run for a day full of adventures? Snag breakfast, lunch or snacks to enjoy on the road, or trail.

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Dining al Fresco

Dine out with unparalleled views overlooking an expansive valley surrounded by junipers.

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Premium Coffee

Wake up and smell the coffee with premium espresso beverages.

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Cheers!

Choose from a selection of wines, beers and canned cocktails to enjoy during dinner or around the campfire.

Discover the Grand Circle

Under Canvas boasts locations across the U.S., including destinations throughout the Grand Circle. Book your stay at Under Canvas Bryce Canyon and continue the adventure at Under Canvas Grand Canyon, Under Canvas Moab, Under Canvas Zion, Under Canvas Lake Powell – Grand Staircase, and beyond.

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