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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Good campground, friendly hosts. Very close to visitor center and market. My only complaint is the bathrooms. Sink is small, I know they don't want us washing in the sink, but it was small. Overall, this was a great place to camp. Easy access to...More

Thank BrownEyes22
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The South Campground is the non-reservable, walk-up campground in Zion NP, as others have noted. In the summer, get in line very early (by 5:30am) to make sure you get a spot. Most of the campsites have some shade, though ours was in full sun...More

Thank DaveB4940
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We stayed at Watchman for one night and loved Zion so much we headed to South Campground to see if we could get a site. It is only first-come at this time so we woke early and got in line. We were 3rd in line...More

6  Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 18 May 2017

After staying at Watchman for one night we had to head to South Campground to secure a spot for the rest of our Zion trip. We got there a little before 7am and already had about 8 cars in front of us. So we waited...and...More

Thank techun1
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This views of the towering canyon walls from this campground are amazing! We arrived at 8:30am and there was a line of 20 cars waiting to get a spot. The camphost ranger checks each person in and assigns them a spot one at a time,...More

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Peter T
4 September 2017|
Response from clamdiger2 | Reviewed this property |
turn right to go into the South Campground. Depending how long the line is your going to turn right or left. Can't miss the line
Ryan J
14 September 2016|
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Response from Phillip G | Reviewed this property |
You can drive in and out of the campground but access to the park is mostly by the shuttle bus. It runs frequently up and down the valley.
8 August 2016|
Response from jimdoris1 |
How long a motor home do the sites accommodate?
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"Arrive early"
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"Come early to get a spot (we came at 8:30am and waiting in line for 1.5 hours), no showers, but it was worth..."
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"By the river are nice quiet spots. Hit and miss and getting shade at a campsite."
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"Get there early, as spots are first-come first-serve and go quickly. Arrive before 11AM."
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