Skip to main content

Inspiration Point




Plate 1280X. Inspiration Point 1929 – 2006 Viewed east-northeast from Inspiration Point in Bryce Canyon National Park. The view is down Bryce Canyon to Tropic, Utah. Powell Point (10,392 ft) is on the left skyline, while Canaan Peak (9,293 ft) is on the right. The cliffs in the foreground have eroded. Conifers have increased. The camera station is 100 yards north of Inspiration Point.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Grant (BC-14) on September 26, 1929; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 24, 2006 - - Photo No. 5670-14. Original photograph (Zion 12366) held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.

Vegetative Community:



South West: Section 1, Range 4 West, Township 36 South; UTM 396800 E, 4163300 N; elevation 8,180 ft.

January 2018