Outdoor Activities in Zion National Park

Outdoor activities in Zion National Park are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Zion National Park comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Zion National Park and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Zion National Park has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Zion National Park.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Zion National Park:

  1. #1 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 679 itineraries
    The Narrows

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Adventure, Canyon

    Address: Zion National Park, The Narrows Bottom Up, Hurricane, UT 84737, United States

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    As the name suggests, the Narrows is the narrowest, yet popular, section of Zion Canyon. Ranked number 5 in National Geographic's list of America's Best 100 Adventures, this scenic hike is a must when...Read more

  2. #2 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 1046 itineraries
    Angels Landing

    Tags: Outdoors, Rock Climbing, Nature

    Address: Angels Landing Trail, Hurricane, UT 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This 454 meters’ tall rock formation has one of the most famous trails in the Zion National Park. Earlier known as Temple of Aeolus, the 2.4 miles long hike to reach the top will keep you captiv...Read more

  3. #3 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 612 itineraries
    Zion Observation Point

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail, Observatory

    Address: Utah 84767, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the well-known trails in Zion National Park, Weeping Rock Trailhead, is the one leading to Observation Point. While the hike up to the point is a little taxing, the effort will totally be worth...Read more

  4. #4 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 232 itineraries
    Zion-mt. Carmel Highway

    Tags: Outdoors, Mountain, Scenic Drive, Nature

    Address: Zion – Mount Carmel Hwy, Utah, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zion National Park owes most of its popularity to this scenic highway. Connecting the park to the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, this 10-mile stretch is nothing less than a roller coaster ride...Read more

  5. #5 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 441 itineraries
    Canyon Overlook Trail

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail

    Address: Canyon Overlook Trail, Utah 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the quickest hikes in Zion National Park, the Canyon Overlook Trail is best for families with children. Covering over 1 mile for a round trip, this trail gives you a great view of the main cany...Read more

  6. #6 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 506 itineraries
    Weeping Rock Trail

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail

    Address: Weeping Rock Trail Springdale, UT 84767, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This unique landmark of Zion National Park is a trail which is family friendly in nature. As the name suggests, the rock formation along the trail literally 'weeps'. The bowl-shaped arch structure of ...Read more

  7. #7 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 528 itineraries
    Emerald Pools

    Tags: Trail, Waterfall

    Address: Emerald Pools Trail Hurricane, UT 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Considered to be one of the signature trails of Zion National Park, a view of Emerald pools will send you in a state of trance. A hike on this trail is quite favourite with the families as they can ha...Read more

  8. #8 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 203 itineraries
    Zion Canyon Visitor Center

    Tags: Tourist Center

    Address: 1 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767, USA

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Before you start your journey inside the magnanimous Zion National Park, visit the Zion Canyon visitor centre for an overview and a detailed information on every and every section of the park. There i...Read more

  9. #9 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 242 itineraries
    Temple Of Sinawava

    Tags: Trail

    Address: Zion National Park, Zion Canyon Scenic Dr, Springdale, UT 84779, United States

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The reason why the temple of Sinawava is famous is that it acts as a starting point to one of the most scenic trails of Zion national park: The Riverside Walk and the narrows. The temple looks magical...Read more

  10. #10 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 337 itineraries
    Court Of The Patriarchs

    Tags: Outdoors, Mountain

    Address: Sand Bench Trail Hurricane, UT 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This set of sandstone cliffs constitute one of the most mesmerizing sights in Zion National Park. Named individually after the Biblical figures (from Old Testament) of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, the co...Read more

  11. #11 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 269 itineraries
    Hidden Canyon

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail, Canyon

    Address: E Mesa Trail Springdale, UT 84767 USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zion national park is suffused with natural wonders that await you at every nook and corner as you explore the area. True to its name, this is a narrow and deep canyon hidden from the main canyon east...Read more

  12. #12 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 369 itineraries
    Watchman Trail

    Tags: Trail, Hiking Trail

    Address: Watchman Trail, Hurricane, UT 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The watchman trail takes you to the top of the Watchman Mountain from where you will be able to enjoy distinctive views of the south side of the park as well as the visitor centre located below. A tot...Read more

  13. #13 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 62 itineraries
    Kolob Canyon Road

    Tags: Scenic Drive, Canyon, Road

    Address: E Kolob Canyon Rd, New Harmony, UT 84757, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Kolon Canyon Road is relatively one of the lesser trailed roads in Zion National park that exudes scenic beauty and sights. The beginning point of this road lies outside the park, in the area known as...Read more

  14. #14 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 184 itineraries
    Checkerboard Mesa

    Tags: Outdoors, Hill

    Address: Checkerboard Mesa, Utah 84755, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Time for some great hike! The checkerboard Mesa is interestingly a colourful display of orange, brown and white slickrock that looks absolutely stunning. The majestic criss-crossed mountain appears as...Read more

  15. #15 of 45 Outdoors Activities in Zion National Park
    - Used in 61 itineraries
    Pa'rus Trail

    Tags: Trail, View Point, Nature

    Address: Pa'rus Trail, Utah 84737, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Relatively a newer one and an easily accessible trail, the Pa’rus trail has been named after "bubbling water," and offers you stunning views of the park around. The best way to enjoy the beauty ...Read more

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