Standing proudly at the intersection of three major ecosystems – the Mojave Desert, the Colorado Plateau, and the Great Basin – is the iconic Zion National Park. From the top of Angels Landing to the bottom of The Narrows, this desert oasis is filled with opportunity. Here, you can awaken your adventurous spirit, satisfy your craving for exploration, and converge with something bigger than yourself among Zion’s reverent cliff faces.
Recreation ranging from leisurely hiking to intense rock-climbing, off-road cruising to canyoneering, and multiple once-in-a-lifetime experiences can also be found just outside of the park in the gateway town of Springdale. There, you can choose between luxurious hotels, quaint campgrounds, or a mix of both when you’re ready to kick up your feet.
Come, be awestruck, and immerse yourself in the wonder that is Zion National Park.
Springdale is the town located immediately outside of Zion National Park. The perfect blend of luxury and rugged beauty, Springdale is the most convenient and elevated option for lodging, dining, and all other activities among the extraordinary ambiance that radiates from the park.
Whether camping or glamping, reserving a hotel room or finding an RV park, Springdale has lodging options for everyone. Staying in Springdale alleviates your commuting worries and lets you focus on the real journey: Zion National Park and everything it has to offer.
The trip of a lifetime doesn’t include stress. These resources will help you prepare, plan, and keep your anticipation as high as the Zion canyon walls.
Multifaceted in so many ways, there’s lots to learn about Zion National Park. Dive into its geology and history; get a glimpse of its plants and wildlife or learn about the seasons of the Park.
Zion’s hiking trails offer you the best way to take in the beautiful sites and sounds. It’s not just the destination, but the journey too.
All that exploring is going to get your tummy rumbling. Springdale and surrounding communities have the solution.
We would say peak hiking, but that would be too on the nose – and an understatement. Grab your map, lace up your shoes, and experience some of the world’s most iconic hiking trails.
Sometimes wheels are better than walking. Cruise, peruse, or just straight up send it through Zion National Park or its neighbor, Springdale.
The views of the night sky in Zion National Park transform the landscape and what you thought you knew about stargazing. See the galaxy like never before in one of only a select few Dark Sky Certified areas.
Technical skills, beautiful views, and pure adrenaline combine in this thrilling endeavor. Gear up and ascend to new heights in Zion National Park.
Hiking and climbing and driving – oh my! No matter which activity you choose, there are plenty of experts around to assist. They’re perfect for how-tos, local insight, or simply serving as good company on your adventure.
In 2019, Zion celebrated 100 years as a national park.
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