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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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Superintendent, Zion National Park, Springdale, Zion National Park, UT 84767
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Reviewed 20 October 2014

Zion National Park is very cool as the whole park is based inside the canyon, rather than on top of it. You cannot drive the scenic drive yourself as cars are banned but they have a regular shuttle that has automatic narration. All the ranger...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Had a great day in the park. As it was late in the season, things were not as busy as some people had warned us. Shuttles always had room. Took a couple of hikes. Got an early start so the first one to the Emerald...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We love national parks. Zion is incredible. There are not enough adjectives to describe the awesome wonder of this place. A few suggestions: Take every ranger talk, walk and ride that you can. The park rangers do a great job of learning about the park,...More

2  Thank pkrissel
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I really loved this more than all the parks we visited. The beauty of the colors are breathtaking. I could have stayed there for days, and will in the future. I think that this is the most colorful, besides Bryce Canyon. We also saw a...More

1  Thank Paula H
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We visited in October outside of the holiday season and summer heat. We also arrived on Wednesday when crowds were lower, on Friday and Saturday the crowds were noticeably higher, but not unbearable. The temperature in October is also perfect, not too hot or cold...More

1  Thank PhillDanze
Reviewed 17 October 2014

It was our first visit to Zion National Park and we will go back for further exploration. Early October was a perfect time to go with cottonwoods and other foliage turning color, wildlife to view (deer, bighorn sheep,) great hiking weather and blue skies. There...More

Thank AZkteach
Reviewed 16 October 2014

arrive just as sun coming up and it was beautiful, went on saturday with nice weather and it was packed shuttles were always full so plan on being thier for awhile, has nice visitor facilities make sure you drive thru the tunnel its awesome

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 16 October 2014

If you in Vegas you must take a 125 mile drive to Zion National Park. It's a must see place especially if you like the outdoors. Great beautiful hiking trails for all levels. The beauty of this place says it all. The are B &...More

1  Thank SLindsey1225
Reviewed 15 October 2014

They've figured it out here. The shuttle comes frequently and is clean, quick and has a recorded tour that explains what you're seeing, There are great day hikes for all abilities and the views are awesome. We did the Observation Point hike, which is a...More

2  Thank OrthoChick111
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We really enjoyed our day in the Zion Canyon. We did several easy or moderate hikes and really enjoyed the scenery and nature. The shuttle bus thru the canyon was super convenient. We would definitely recommend the Riverwalk Trail into the narrows for a nice...More

3  Thank uwbadgerfans
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24 October 2017|
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Response from BeRealMar | Reviewed this property |
l agree with the first answer. I visited both areas and they are both beautiful. The first area was a breathtaking scenic drive. The main canyon is where lodging, camping, park transportation(bus) and restaurants are... More
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!!!!