WHAT TO DO FOR FUN
Southern Utah has a wide variety of activities for every kind of adventurer. Within and around the park itself you'll find guided tours, hiking, rock climbing mountain biking river rafting, jeep tours, canyoneering, horseback riding, helicopter rides, shopping, dining, and more. In the surrounding area, there are many recreational areas including Sand Hollow State Park, Quail Lake, Red Cliffs, Brian Head, and several mountain reservoirs. These areas contain lakes, sand dunes, hiking and biking trails, camping, skiing, and ATV trails.
Zions Tiny Oasis itself is nestled on the west side of Zion Park near North Creek, and many mountain biking trails are to be found just to the south. Just up the road are a few free hikes that lead to beautiful caves and ancient petroglyphs. Also nearby are the trailheads for the famous Subway and West Rim hikes. Further on up the road is the Kolob reservoir. Check out our more detailed list below of some of our favorite activities in the area.
One of the most thrilling and adventurous activities in the area is taking a guided tour on a side-by-side utv. Whether the trail is in the backroads of Zion or the Hurricane Sand Dunes, you cant go wrong. We've partnered with Mad Moose Rentals to bring you the best UTV experience around, and we highly recommend taking a tour for yourself. Check out their site at the link below for more details.
RIDE ZION ADVENTURES
Ride Zion is an all-inclusive eBike and Hike tour company that takes you through the National Park. They provide a full-service experience, meaning they even pick up and drop off on site! If you’re looking for a great way to see all that Zion has to offer, look no further. Taking a bike or hike tour saves you from waiting for a shuttle or trying to find parking. Book your scenic adventure today with Kurt and Sarah through the link below.
LAKE ADVENTURE TOURS
Dig Paddle Sports provides kayak, bike, and paddle board rentals near Zion National Park at Quail Lake Reservoir. They provide stand up paddle board classes, tours, and fun family events. Book your unique kayak and petroglyph tour with Bill. Enjoy a multi faceted adventure that includes snacks, water sports, and hiking.
One of our favorite activities in Zion and certainly one of the most breathtaking is to take a tour in a helicopter to see the beauty and grandeur of the park from above. It is truly a once in a lifetime experience, and we highly recommend it. It is however, a bit more expensive, but if you have the budget, its a must see. Below is our preferred, and currently the only company that offers this tour.
ZION ROCK AND
Zions Rock And Mountain Guides provide guided tours, repelling, biking, canyoneering, shuttling, jeep tours and more. They also provide package opportunities, corporate trips, yoga, outfitting and camping under the stars. Weather you're looking for rock climbing, or retreats, they've got you covered!
SNOW CANYON TRAIL RIDES
Phone Number: 1-435- 817-3730
Snow Canyon Trail Rides is a horseback riding company for everyone! It doesn't matter if you have experience or not. They provide you with the chance to explore approximately 18,700 acres of the Red Mountain Wilderness while on horse back.