Dogs at zion national. Follow the paths where ancient native people and pioneers walked.
After zion s partial reopening may 13 visitors streamed into utah s most popular national park but at numbers far below what is usual for this time of year as was the case the week before.
Utah national parks zion. A utah national parks road trip is one of the best national park road trips in the country. Utah s first national park. Here s what services are currently available and what still remains closed at arches bryce canyon canyonlands capitol reef and zion national parks.
Known as the mighty 5 national parks zion np canyonlands np arches np capitol reef np and bryce canyon np are the show stopping destinations for one of the best road trips in the world. Utah is home to 5 national parks arches canyonlands capitol reef bryce canyon and zion. There are five national parks in utah zion bryce canyon capitol reef arches and canyonlands and each has something special to offer families.
Sites 103 114 and 115 are reserved for disabled use. The utah s parks feature some of the world s most surreal and magical landscapes. Get information you need to plan your trip including information about hotels including deals and packages restaurants and things to do.
Learn more below about the different points of access to zion national park including the most popular traveler gateway springdale and two lesser trafficked sides of the park kolob canyons and the east entrance. Millions come each year to admire the sensational scenery. Gaze up at massive sandstone cliffs of cream pink and red that soar into a brilliant blue sky.
Site a 24 and a 25 are reserved for disabled use. You can knock out utah s mighty 5 slate of national parks in one clean pass while adding in a handful of national monuments forests and recreation areas for good measure. The pa rus trail is a 1 5 mile paved trail with minimal grade change.
Visiting utah s five national parks is a commitment of both research and time. Arches national park after climbing through the bottom arch the view from the. Experience wilderness in a narrow slot canyon.
Of course when it comes to traveling in the midst of the ongoing pandemic such a journey makes all the more sense. Use this utah national park road trip itinerary to plan your own dream vacation. This is my road trip travel guide to utah s national parks.
Many national parks are reopening in phases after some were shut down due to the covid 19 pandemic. Zion national park has three campgrounds. The riverside walk is accessible for the first 0 4 miles.
Accessibility at zion national park trails. South campground and watchman campground are in zion canyon. The closest major airport is in las vegas less than a three hour drive to zion.