Bryce Canyon


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Bryce Canyon

 

one of the most picturesque canyons of the Colorado Plateau, in the USA. The canyon coincides with a fault line. It was cut into a thickness of limestone and sandstone of the Eocene epoch. It reaches depths of 250 m. A large area (more than 14,000 hectares) surrounding Bryce Canyon was designated a national park in 1928.

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Last winter's mild weather in the state combined with an early spring brought a phenomenal number of visitors to Bryce Canyon.
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Salt Lake is also the gateway to western national parks, including Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, the north rim of the Grand Canyon, Grand Teton, Monument Valley, Yellowstone and Zion.
An American Airlines flight from Denver to Los Angeles made an emergency landing at Bryce Canyon Airport in Utah on 6 October after the crew reported smoke in the cockpit and a lack of cabin pressure.
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