Zion National Park, Zion National Park

Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
Quench your thirst for outdoor at Zion National Park, Utah's first national park. The park remains home to verdant river valleys, woodlands, massive sandstone cliffs, narrow slot canyons, natural arches, and dozens of trails, each offering exceptional mountain panoramas. The hiking routes range from easy to strenuous with vertical cliff faces and deadly drop-offs. The popular activities within the park include horse riding and rock climbing. Packed with hotels, vacation rentals, and excellent restaurants, Springdale makes a good base for exploring the wilderness of Zion. Plan to see Zion National Park and other attractions that appeal to you using our Zion National Park road trip planner.
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  • Visiting Zion National Park in October, during a Pandemic, was one of my last minute ideas which fortunately my wife agreed. What better place to be than outside in one of the most beautiful and...  more »
  • Not sure what I can say about this magnificent place that already hasn't been said but this place but it is truly some where you need to visit. The views are stunning no matter where in the park that....  more »
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  • Love this park. The bus system is super effective. Unfortunately a good amount of trails were closed right now but still an amazing place.
  • LOVED the park!! It is extremely well taken care of. Rangers were helpful and obviously enjoy their jobs. Breathtaking views everywhere you look!! It is a MUST do!! Definitely will go back.

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Popular things to do in Zion National Park

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The Narrows ©
National Park
The Narrows
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
Angel's Landing ©
Hiking Trail
Angel's Landing
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Scenic Drive
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Observation Point
Lookout
Observation Point
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in Zion National Park

Canyon Overlook Trail
National Park
Canyon Overlook Trail
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway
Scenic Drive
Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Emerald Pools
Geologic Formation
Emerald Pools
3.5
Duration: 2 hours
Kolob Canyons ©
Canyon
Kolob Canyons
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nature in Zion National Park

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Zion's Main Canyon ©
Canyon
Zion's Main Canyon
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
East Rim Trail
National Park
East Rim Trail
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
Court of the Patriarchs ©
National Park
Court of the Patriarchs
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
Orderville Canyon ©
Canyon
Orderville Canyon
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Trails in Zion National Park

Weeping Rock Trail
Hiking Trail
Weeping Rock Trail
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
Riverside Walk ©
Hiking Trail
Riverside Walk
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Temple of Sinawava Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Temple of Sinawava Trail
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Many Pools Trail
Hiking Trail
Many Pools Trail
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Zion National Park

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument ©
Geologic Formation
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Utah
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours Hurricane
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
Kodachrome Basin State Park ©
State Park
Kodachrome Basin State Park Cannonville
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Brian Head-Panguitch Lake Scenic Byway
Scenic Drive
Brian Head-Panguitch Lake Scenic Byway Utah
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Zion National Park

The Wildland Trekking Company
Hiking / Camping Tour
The Wildland Trekking Company
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
Watchman Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Watchman Trail
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
W Rim Trail
National Park
W Rim Trail
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
Pine Creek Canyon
Canyon
Pine Creek Canyon
5.0
Duration: 2 hours