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Zion National Park Lodging

Zion National Park Restaurants
From casual to fine dining to the unique Buffalo Bistro at the entrance to the Grand Staircase.  These East Zion Restaurants will meet your needs. Restaurants

Zion National Park
This guide of Zion National Park includes information on Zion's hiking trails, backpacking, landmarks, lodging, campgrounds, visitor center activities, the best hikes for kids and families and highlights of the park that you will not want to miss. The fabulous "Canyon Country" Zion National Park vacation tour is included as well as free ecards of Zion National Park.

Zion National Park
Ecard Picture - Zion Narrows
An introduction to Zion National Park and the incredible drive along the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway. Naturalist Notes: A brief geology of Zion National Park Zion National Park

Zion National Park Facts
Ecard Picture - Checkerboard Mesa
Zion National Park facts. A tour along the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway, from the geological wonder, Checkerboard Mesa to the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel. Naturalist Notes: Riparian environments and hanging gardens.  Utah

Zion's Trails
Ecard Picture - Angels Landing
Must do things in Zion National Park. Scenic Drives, the best hikes, the best backpacks.  Emerald Pools and Orderville Canyon are discussed.  Naturalist Notes:  The poisonous and hallucinogenic Sacred Datura.  Highlights

Zion's Visitor Center
Ecard Picture - Riverside Walk
Zion Canyon Visitor Center information. Hours of operation. Zion Human History Museum. History of Zion National Park. The Mormon settlers. The ancestral Puebloans (Anasazi). Petroglyphs and pictographs. Naturalist Notes: Native plants and their adaptation to the Desert. Visitor Center

Traveling Zion
Ecard Picture - The East Temple
How Zion Park fits into the Grand Staircase. Traveling through the park into Zion Canyon. Naturalist Notes: Canyon Tree Frogs and the Pine Creek environment. Zion Park

Zion National Park Tour
Ecard Picture - Orderville Canyon
Recreation in Zion National Park and the East Zion area. Scenic Drives, Best hikes in Utah. Naturalist Notes: Seasons 

Best Trails and Activities for Kids in Zion
Ecard Picture - Teen playing in the Subway
A guide to kid and family friendly trails and activities.  The year-round Junior Ranger booklet program and the seasonal class-room like Junior Explorer program held at the Zion Nature Center. Naturalist Notes: For adults - spend the day with park biological science technicians. Kids

Zion's East Side
Ecard Picture - Spry Canyon
The beautiful east side of the park. The spectacular Zion-Mt. Carmel Road, the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel, slickrock and trails on the east side of the park. Nature Notes: Patters in Stone and Checkerboard Mesa. Zion's East Side

Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel
Ecard Picture - Little Zion Tunnel
Oversized vehicle information.  Size restrictions, fees. Mileage from Las Vegas and Salt Lake City.  Driving directions to Zion National Park. Nature Notes: Building the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel. Tunnel Escort

Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway
Ecard Picture - Zion Switchbacks viewed from the Canyon Overlook Trail. The Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway runs from the south entrance of Zion National Park through the tunnel to the east side of the park and on to where it intersects with Highway 89 at Mt. Carmel Jct. Highway 9

Zion National Park Hiking
Ecard Picture - Pine Creek Waterfall
A trail guide to the spectacular hiking trails in Zion National Park that are not located in Zion Canyon. Naturalist Notes: The hoodoos of East Zion National Park. Hiking

Zion Canyon Hiking
Ecard Picture - Zion Narrows as seen from Mystery Canyon. A trail guide to the Zion Canyon trails. Naturalist Notes:  Water seepage in Zion National Park. Zion Canyon

Zion Canyon Shuttle
Ecard Picture - Emerald Pools
Zion Canyon Shuttle operates from mid-March until late October. The shuttle only takes visitors into the six-mile road of Zion Canyon and not the main section of Zion National Park. Shuttle


Ecard Picture - East Rim
A trail guide to the backpacking in Zion National Park. Naturalist Notes: Famous Zion Monoliths. Backpacking

Ecard Picture - Double Falls
Information on the Kolob sections of the park. Naturalist Notes: The world's largest and longest arch is discussed. Kolob

Zion National Park Vacation
Ecard Picture - Weeping Rock
Our "Canyon Country" tour takes you to visit Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, North Rim of the Grand Canyon and the lesser known, but wonderful Cedar Breaks, Dixie National Forest, Red Canyon and the Grand Staircase. Naturalist Notes: Grand Circle Vacation

Southern Utah History
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- Maynard Dixon's Home
A little history about the small towns on the east side of Zion National Park. Southern Utah History

Zion National Park Greeting Cards - eCards
Ecard Picture - Zion Narrows
Send a friend our Zion National Park greeting cards.  Share your vacation experience with others. Ecards

Zion National Park Events Calendar
Ecard Picture - White Pocket - Coyote Buttes
Local Events Calendar.  Events in Zion National Park, Events in Bryce Canyon, Events at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon as well as events for the Grand staircase, Cedar Mountain and the Coral Pink Sand Dunes. Local Events

East Zion Golf
East Zion is host to the lush Thunderbird Golf Course. Golf

Art Studios
Maynard Dixon and the Thunderbird Foundation present: Maynard Dixon. The Apple Hollow Art Co-op carries charming gifts hand crafted by local Utah artists. Art Galleries

East Zion ATV, OHV, 4WD Trails
The East Zion area is a mecca for ATV, 4WD and OHV use.  The Coral Pink Sand Dunes has a worm trail that is fifty ft. deep. Off highway vehicles jump out and dive back in like a skate park. There are also numerous backcountry ATV trails around the dunes. Naturalist Notes: Fragile desert. OHV Trails

Lakes on Cedar Mountain
Lakes east of Zion National Park.  There is Navajo Lake and Duck Pond for small fishing boat and Lake Powell for boat enthusiasts. Naturalist Notes: Water and drought. Lakes

Climbing and Canyoneering in Zion
Climbing the big walls in Zion, or climbing down into the slot canyons.  Zion National Park has it all. Nature Notes:  Lady Mountain. Climbing and Canyoneering

Fishing is allowed in Zion National Park for those with a current Utah fishing license. Great trout fishing can be found on Cedar Mountain. Nature Notes: Panguitch Lake. Fishing

Hiking in Southern Utah and Arizona
Hiking in Southern Utah is what many come to the parks to do.  This is a guide to hiking in Zion National Park and the areas east of the park. Nature Notes: Hiking in the desert. Hiking

National Park Photo Contest
The East Zion Tourism Council's annual photo contest.  Send us a picture that makes us say "Wow!  I want to see that park! Photo Contest

Winter Travel
Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon are year-round destinations.  This guide will give you the details for winter travel in Southern Utah. Nature Notes: Winter hiking. Winter

Slot Canyons
East of Zion National Park there are some incredible slot canyons. Nature Notes: Echo Canyon. Slot Canyons

Zion Canyon Map - The map shows the canyon and the trails located in Zion Canyon. The intersection with the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway is also shown. Map

Zion National Park Road Map - Detailed map of the Zion National Park area. Map

A map of Utah. Utah Map

A Southern Utah Map. Southern Utah Map

East Zion History
Maynard Dixon Home, Daughter of the Pioneers and the Historic Rock Church.


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