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Zion National Park


Zion National Park

Zion National Park is one of Utah's most beloved tourist destinations located in the far southwestern corner of Utah, where the Colorado Plateau meets the mountains and valleys of the Great Basin. Boasting nearly 230 square miles of sightseeing, people come from around the world to hike, camp or horseback ride. The park’s natural wonders include the Great Basin, the Mojave Desert and the Colorado Plateau. The sculptured cliffs of Zion Canyon provide visitors with landscapes of unmatched beauty and diversity.
Zion canyon is known for its soaring towers and monoliths and its incredible slot canyons. Hiking possibilities are endless. With nearly three million visitors per year, Zion is Utah's most heavily used park.

Zion National Park

Enjoy a performance at the O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, where Ballet West performs most summers with the park providing a beautiful backdrop. Another must see is the Zion Canyon Giant Screen Theater, which shows the epic Kieth Merrill film "Zion Canyon: Treasure of the Gods" on a six story high IMAX screen. While you are in the area be sure and check out these other hot Utah travel spots: Bryce Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, Capitol Reef National Park, Lake Powell National Recreation Area, and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. Lodge at nearby Springdale, Las Vegas, Nevada, Panguitch Lake, Duck Creek Village, Cedar City, Brian Head, Kanab, and St. George.

Zion National Park
Zion National Park

Zion Canyon has all of the amenities, activities, and entertainment options you can imagine. Whether you are looking to stay in an excellent Zion National Park hotel room, hook up your RV, or pitch your tent and light a campfire, Zion National Park welcomes you. The drive through the park is absolutely breathtaking. In Zion Canyon, rock walls tower 2,000 to 3,000 feet (620-930 m) above you. Within the park visitors to Zion can enjoy a picnic at the Zion National Park Lodge and walk along paved Zion National Park hiking trails to popular trailheads. Visitor centers at both Zion Canyon and Kolob Canyon offer ranger guided hikes, naturalist programs, and evening campfire talks.

Hike to Kolob Arch Zion National Park Trails

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