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Zion National Park

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Zion National ParkZion National Park, located in southwestern Utah, stretches over 229 square miles and provides visitors many colorful canyons, some of which are extremely narrow and steep. Zion Canyon is the main feature of the park. It is about 10 miles long and offers visitors a wide variety of hiking opportunities. Zion National Park receives over 2.7 million visitors a year, making it Utah's most popular tourist destinations. During the summer of 2009 the park marked the official centennial of its designation as a national monument.


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Average Temperatures
52°F 29°F
 February 57°F 31°F
 March 63°F 36°F
 April 73°F 43°F
 May 83°F 52°F
 June 93°F 60°F
 July 100°F 68°F
 August 97°F 66°F
 September 91°F 60°F
 October 78°F 49°F
 November 63°F 37°F
 December 53°F 30°F


Park ActivitiesZion National Park

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arrow iconClimbing

arrow iconHiking / Backpacking

arrow iconHorseback Riding

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