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Road Trip To Zion National Park in Utah
Zion National Park Sandstone

Zion National Park Sandstone

Photo By Zeke Quezada
Explore the Southwest of the United States with Las Vegas, Nevada as your base of operations. From Las Vegas you can take a day trip to National Parks around the Southwest United States and be able to return to a comfortable and inexpensive hotel.

Zion National Park is only 168 miles from Las Vegas and you drive through a few canyons carved out by the Virgin River. Once you get to Zion National Park you can park your vehicle and enjoy the ride on the free shuttles provided by the National Park Service.

Essentially, you get a free guided tour through the park and are driven to points of interest in the park as well as popular hiking trails and vistas.

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Zion National Park

Location:
Springdale, Utah 84767
Phone: (435) 772-3256
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Admission Cost for Zion National Park:
Zion Canyon:
Private Vehicles/RVs - $25 per vehicle-7 day pass

Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motorcycle:
$12 per person-7 day pass. (not to exceed $25 per family)

Things to do in Zion National Park

  • hiking
  • biking
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • camping
  • Tubing on the Virgin River

Check out some Las Vegas Weather resources to help you plan your visit.

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Before you go start doing some research on activities and rates. I say this everyday but I'll say t again. Be patient, don't jump at the first thing you find. There are good deals out there and you can find them.


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