Your Guide to Attractions and Activities on Utah's Scenic Byways

Activities & Events

You can find places for all the activities to the left along Scenic Byway 12. Click on the activity to easily find where. Check the Events Calendar for special things happening in the area.

2013 Events Calendar

  • July 8, 2017

    Bryce Canyon Half-Marathon and 5K Run/Walk – July 8, 2017 — (more info)

    Half Marathon: 6:00A.M. - Starts at Ruby's Inn, Bryce - Ends in Cannonville Park. The 1/2 Marathon starts on Hwy 63, Bryce. Start elev. 7,652 ft - Finish at 5,800 ft.

    5K Run/Walk: 6:30A.M. - 5K Run/Walk in Cannonville. The 5K is an out and back in Cannonville on the road to Kodachrome State Park.

  • July 14, 2017

    Bryce Canyon 8th Annual Geology Frestival - July 14 - 16, 2017 — (more info)

    Bryce Canyon's 8th annual GeoFest is scheduled for Thursday July 14 and 15, 2017. Join park rangers for guided hikes, family-friendly geology programs, bus tours with a geologist, evening programs with special guest speakers, as well as exhibits and family oriented activities at the visitor center.


  • September 29, 2017

    Escalante Canyon Working Arts Festival – September 24 - 25, 2016 — (more info)

    September 29 & 30, 2017 in Escalante, Utah.
    Plein Air Competition: Friday, September 22 to Thursday, September 27, 2017
    Food, arts & crafts, vendors and live music all day. Highlights include silent art auction and speakers series.