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Zion's Main Canyon

Superintendent, Zion National Park, Springdale, Zion National Park, UT 84767
+1 435-772-3256
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The most popular route through Zion, which includes the famous top-to-bottom Narrows Hike, Weeping Rock, Emerald Pools, and Hidden Canyon.
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  • Average2%
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Superintendent, Zion National Park, Springdale, Zion National Park, UT 84767
+1 435-772-3256
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There's a reason Zion is one of the Big Five. It's one of those places you cannot believe what you're looking at. Do note that because it's a big name park and very close to St. George (45 minutes) it can get crowded easily so...More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a beautiful drive. The buses clear up traffic and it's nice to enjoy the drive when someone else is driving :) can't avoid it when visiting Zion!

Thank KelsieMoose
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was last in Zion in 1969. The shuttle was a new experience for me and I was skeptical. Park at the Visitors Center if you can get there by 9:00 am or so - after that it will be full and you'll need to...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hello, we took the Shuttle first and then got in the car and drove the incredibly beautiful 13 mile drive to north park exit. We were able to find a parking spot in the visitors lot at about 8:30. You could park in Springdale, do...More

Thank Tedandvon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had questioned whether we had time to take this drive. But sense we were traveling from St. George to Bryce it seemed like the thing to do. Oh Wow! The beauty of this park is incredible. It's hard to catch it on camera because...More

Thank jjhunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best parks in the world to visit and it's cheap too. Incredible views and stunning trails with excellent infrastructure in place to get around with free shuttles. The town too has lovely local gift and stone shops. Can't...More

1  Thank Tony M
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We took a leisurely road trip across country to the Grand Canyon and continued on, deciding to visit Utah since we were so close. We are so glad we did! ZIon is absolutely beautiful, quiet and laid back National Park. We picked up sandwiches at...More

Thank Martha A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Some locations are just not worth fighting the crowds to get to. This one is. We went during the summer so of course there were tons of people but it is not bad if you prepare a little. Zion is so beautiful and our family...More

1  Thank summerluvn
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Amazing park – as expected for the national parks. Bu this park is extremely crowded – over crowded in fact. There is very limited parking, so shuttle buses are a must if you are not staying within walking distance to the park (we walked form...More

1  Thank Christie R
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Zion will always get 5 stars for the best scenery & most magnificent hikes for all abilities where most of the excitement is located within the 'main canyon'. But its summer popularity has some downsides including traffic backups entering the park, main [ark parking (by...More

3  Thank EMK260
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Gloria W
22 February 2017|
Response from Zamigaos | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure how busy the park will be in April, as we were there in the fall after school had started. I would think in April, the weekdays would be less busy than the weekends. According to the website, the shuttles in... More
Judy W
30 December 2016|
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Response from vams44 | Reviewed this property |
We drove from Vegas to Bryce and Zion and back to Vegas in one day. We left at 6 am and got back around midnight. Both parks are BEAUTIFUL!!!!
20 August 2016|
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Response from Cheri C | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what you want. If you are a casual observer..one day. If you are a hiker and want to see the vast array of nature..at least a week.