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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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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“main canyon” (97 reviews)
“virgin river” (87 reviews)
“angels landing” (81 reviews)
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Superintendent, Zion National Park, Springdale, Zion National Park, UT 84767
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a beautiful park with a great bus system to get around in the park, we are here in April weather fair and smaller crowds, in the summer have heard is VERY busy, I can see major problems with increased visitors so be prepared and...More

Thank HUGO58
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's as beautiful as everybody says. And unlike hiking in the Appalachians, which I've done all my life, you don't have to reach the peak of a hike for a payoff. Literally 90% of any hike you do is a payoff point. --- But travelers...More

Thank Doug H
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Be advised that the generous amount of free parking at Zion is a thing of the past. Pay kiosks have sprouted up like mushrooms in Springdale with a cost of $22 per day. From their website “All public streets are designated paid parking, permit parking...More

Thank Kathleen A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You need to get up early to catch the shuttle bus and even then you may have to wait for the next available one. To avoid the shuttle bus you either have to be staying at the lodge or visit between the middle of March...More

Thank Jim R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place and SO beautiful but, you will be sharing it with hordes of other tourist. If you find a secluded trail (maybe in the eastern section?) you may find the serenity you seek grasshopper.

Thank Will S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are only a couple of recommendations I would make... 1) figure out parking. If you are staying in Springdale, do not park at the park. Not only is it $20, but they fill up fast, so you are rushing in the morning to make...More

1  Thank theeshopper
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let's just start off by saying Zion is a stunning place. Everywhere you look is a photo to be taken. There is a somewhat magical feel to this park that I haven't experienced many places throughout the world. If you are looking for a beautiful...More

2  Thank NeoNorth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we drive 400 miles (entrance fees are $20) and get into the main visitor center area of the park to find every lot marked "parking full, return to town and catch shuttle." No mention at the gate that parking was already full or that...More

3  Thank 5foot18
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great time we had visiting Zion National Park. There are so many Beautiful things to see and a wide array of hikes available for any fitness level. We visited the Park in late January which is off season so the Shuttle was not...More

Thank KABBANG
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the great natural wonders of the United States, featuring towering canyon walls and hikes that range from easy to expert. There is a great deal fo wildlife here that can be seen-we saw a rattlesnake while there and lots of rock...More

1  Thank Susan and Phyl T
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chezg1
April 2, 2018|
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Response from Susan and Phyl T | Reviewed this property |
Oooh, good question! When we drove in, we came from the same direction. As far as I can recall, there were not any, it was pretty flat. He should not have anything to worry about. There is a canyon rim drive around the edge... More
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October 24, 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
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