Inspiration Point, Bryce Canyon National Park

Survey colorful limestone spires and arches from a windswept vantage point at Inspiration Point. A lookout in Bryce Canyon National Park, the point gives panoramic views of the canyon's horseshoe-shaped amphitheaters, which contain naturally formed hoodoos--spires created in limestone due to erosion. You'll marvel at the contorted formations and their graduated color palette, which changes as the light of the day moves across the valley. If you are a bird-watcher, keep an eye out for the extremely rare California condor, which can sometimes be seen in the area. The point is an excellent spot for wildlife and landscape photography. Arrange to visit Inspiration Point and other attractions in Bryce Canyon National Park using our Bryce Canyon National Park trip planning website .
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  • There are not many slots to park your car. You have a great view over most of the other view points. For photographers, there is a lot of perspective  more »
  • The view here sums up Bruce Canyon. Though there are many other perspectives and places to need to see, this one will give you the hoodoos and vistas you came for. Oh, did I mention the stars at night...  more »
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  • Absolutely beautiful views of the hoodoos in the park. One of the rangers told me to come at sunset when the sun's views changes the colors of the hoodoos, would recommend the same for others!
  • Did 2 sunrises there, beautiful and so colorful!

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