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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

It was nice to have immediate access to bathroom, dishwashing, and garbage facilities as well as have the visitor's center and shuttle in walking distance. It was a little crowded, but every site had a reasonable amount of space. The one large issue I had was that quiet hours were seemingly not enforced. I was struggling to fall asleep at...

2Thank Logan S
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Amazing campground located right in Zion NP. Only stayed here one night but it was one of the best camping experiences I have ever had. The campsite was setup great, the temperature was perfect, the fire was roaring, the mountains that surrounded us were amazing, and we experienced complete relaxation!!! Yeah the campground was a little busy and there were...

2Thank Erik M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing campground! In the middle of Zion and so close to all the attractions/activities. After a day of walking at the Angle’s landing and going to the Narrows, this was the perfect place to relax. As soon as we got there we made the barbecue ready to go for our food. The sun was still shining and there...

1Thank Aniek G
Reviewed October 31, 2016

This campground is outstanding. precious location in the middle of the park. Even if it was super busy, everything was clean and fresh. We strongly recommend to arrive before 7am if you haven't booked your spot in advance. But dont panic, the view is amazing while you wait, a treat to watch the sunrise.

1Thank Aurelie B
Ocoee, Florida
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Spent three nights in late October at site F13 at the Watchman Campground at Zion. My friend and I were a bit light on the usual car camping amenities since we had both flown into Las Vegas from Florida/North Carolina, and were limited on what we could carry. Still, we had a spacious six-person REI tent with full rainfly, decent...

3Thank Greg H
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Camped in Loop F - the walk-in sites. Love these!! Great Views and good size and well-spread out camping sites. There is a common fire pit between every 3 or 4 campsites which makes it fun to meet your neighbors. (Some of the campsites closest to the parking area also have their own fire pit) They do get alot of...

1Thank Mary Lou M
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Very well managed campsite (and park!). The NP definitely does a great job at copping with the huge number of visitors. We had a walk-in site (loop F) which was great to reduce the noise from cars – yet we were only 10 mts away from the parking and could easily reach the car. Beautiful location amongst the cliffs -...

3Thank SimonLikesTravel
No. VA
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Perhaps it was because we wound up in the RV section of the campground, but we found the facilities building to be really nice in comparison with other park campgrounds. Soap dispensers and hot air hand-dryers are nice features not found in other campgrounds. We had an amazing view of the tall, sandstone peaks and generators are not allowed, so...

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Loon Plage, France
Reviewed September 22, 2016

The campground is in the natural park. There a lot of possibilities, take a shuttle just at the entrance, listen a ranger programm at 8.45 PM, take a bath on the river or visit the visitor center just near the campground. There's nice camp places and the price is very low. You could seee wild animals on the camp and...

1Thank 670cedricb
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We had purchased the National Parks Pass for $80 so the entrance fee of $30 was "pre-paid". We headed straight to the Visitors Center and boarded the shuttle to the North end of the park. The shuttle service in Zion is excellent (besides their need for A/C- TIP: Wear shorts long enough so that your legs don't sweat all over...

3Thank Hollie W
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Additional Information about Watchman Campground

Address: Watchman Campground Highway 89, C Loop, Zion National Park, UT 84737
Location: United States > Utah > Zion National Park
Number of rooms: 228
Also Known As:
Watchman Campground Hotel Zion National Park
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“The walk-in loop sites are smaller than the other loops. Compare carefully before choosing.”
 of 5 bubbles E4583ADgregh, Oct 27, 2016 | Read review
“Loop A - convenient to shuttle stop and visitor center.”
 of 5 bubbles tntcyclist, Sep 30, 2016 | Read review
“We camped in C-16 and B-21. I would recommend both sites.”
  • Ahhh, great view from my tent's window :)
 of 5 bubbles HollieW927, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“A loop is closest to the Visitor Center - and has lots of sites with at least partial shade.”
 of 5 bubbles thesouplady-two, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“Loved the sites on the outside of the D loop.”
 of 5 bubbles KaritaBN, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
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