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Address: Zion National Park, UT
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A five mile scenic drive with incredible canyons and cliffs.

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Great driving tour.

Great road trip up to the top. About 5 miles. Nice hike at the top - mountain lion warning while I was there! Awesome.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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East Lansing, Michigan
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East Lansing, Michigan
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great road trip up to the top. About 5 miles. Nice hike at the top - mountain lion warning while I was there! Awesome.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This relatively short road winds through some spectacular views in the north unit of Zion National Park. It's just off exit 40 on Interstate 15 and provides a serene break from the truck traffic.

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DeWitt, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Stop at the Visitor Center before beginning the drive. There are restrooms here and at the end of the road. The red color of the road is intentionally done to blend with the scenery. There are some hiking opportunities along the scenic drive like the Taylor Creek Trail and the Timber Creek Overlook Trail. The five-mile two-lane paved drive ends... More 

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Thank Denice S
Westminster, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

This is part of Zion National Park but there are no connecting roads inside the park. You have to go on the highway to get here, it is worth the drive. Very beautiful at sunset.

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Thank Robert J
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

One of the best five miles that I have ever driven. Pricey $30 entrance fee but I intended to return to Zion within the seven days so it was well worth it. Unbelievable beauty. The National Park Service really makes sure to maintain this resource.

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Thank Owen A
Orange Park, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Some beautiful scenery awaits you on this drive. There are several places to stop and take pictures. and trails to hike along the way. The end of the road is a beautiful panoramic view. There are picnic tables at the end of the road to take a break and have a snack or lunch.

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Thank Mark A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Be sure to visit this Northern part of Zion National Park. Although there is an entrance fee, it covers both parts of the park and both are among the most stunning spots you will ever visit.

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Salt Lake City, UT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

The mouth of this canyon is less than a couple minutes drive off the interstate I-15. It is a national park and hence there is an entry fee. If you have the National Parks Pass, entry here is included. The drive is about 15-20 minutes up the canyon, giving you various vista points along the way and beautiful Zion-like cliffs... More 

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Thank GKPai
Washington, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This is such a sceneic drive. It's calming, and you will see many different types of wildlife. It's one of the most peaceful places in America.

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Thank MoniSoUt
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

The entrance to this place is from a highway (I am a foreigner) which is about an hour from Hurricane. The view at the end of the journey is just spectacular. The whole range of the red sandstones would be right in front of you. Make sure you learn how to shoot in panoramic mode before coming here as that... More 

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