Hwy 9

Hwy 9 information

Location
Zion National Park , USA
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East of the main park entrance, Hwy 9 rises in a series of six tight switchbacks before the 1.1-mile Zion-Mt Carmel Tunnel, an engineering marvel constructed in the late 1920s. It then leads quickly into dramatically different terrain – a landscape of etched multicolor slickrock, culminating at the mountainous Checkerboard Mesa .