Zion National Park - Utah

Resources and Nearby Attractions

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Resources & Nearby Attractions


Cities & Towns
  • Springdale, Utah: adjoins the park on the south.
  • St. George, Utah: 42 miles southwest.
  • Cedar City, Utah: 25 miles north.
  • Beaver, Utah: 78 miles north.
  • Panguitch: 66 miles northeast.
  • Hurricane, Utah: 25 miles west.
  • Mt. Carmel, Utah: 23 miles east.
  • Kanab, Utah: 40 miles east.
  • Fredonia, Arizona: 47 miles southeast.
Parks & Monuments
Recreation & Wilderness Areas
Resources & Points of Interest
  • Pioneer Museum: Beaver
  • Daughters of Pioneers Museum: St. George
  • Brigham Young Winter Home: St. George
  • Jacob Hamblin Home: St. George
  • Paunsagunt Wildlife Museum: Panguitc


Zion National Park
Springdale, UT 84767-1099
Vistor information 435-772-3256

Overview| Climate/Map | Description | Things to Do | Where to Stay | Nearby


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