SALT LAKE CITY — Bryce Canyon National Park has announced the five days in 2019 when it will waive its entrance fee for visitors.
Here are the free days:
• Jan. 21, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a Monday.
• April 20, Junior Ranger Day, a Saturday during National Park Week.
• Aug. 25, a Sunday and the anniversary of the National Park Service.
• Sept. 28, a Saturday and National Public Lands Day.
• Nov. 11, Veterans Day, a Monday.
Park Superintendent Linda Mazzu said she and her employees are especially excited that the free days offer opportunities to enjoy the park's beauty throughout the year.Comment on this story
"Everyone should have the chance to explore and enjoy the very special places our National Park system protects," she said in a statement.
The park normally charges a $35 entrance fee per car or person. On the no-cost days, other costs will still apply, including those for activities such as camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours.
Outside of the special days, free or discounted passes are available for senior citizens, current members of the military, families of fourth grade students, and disabled citizens. For more information, visit www.nps.gov/brca or call the park's information line at (435) 834-5322