Bryce Canyon National Park is a national park located in southwestern Utah in the United States. The major feature of the park is Bryce Canyon which, despite its name, is not actually a canyon butrather a giant natural amphitheater created by erosion along the eastern side of the Paunsaugunt Plateau. Bryce is distinctive due to geological structures called hoodoos, formed by wind, water and ice erosion of the river and lake bed sedimentary rocks.
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Keywords:Bryce Canyon, Bryce Canyon National Park, Paunsaugunt Plateau, United States, Utah, amphitheater, erosion, hoodoos, national park, sedimentary rocks, southwest