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Park in Zion National Park

Zion National Park

If possible, enter Zion from the east, following Hwy 9 west from Hwy 89. The route is jaw-droppingly scenic as it rolls through colorful red rocks and a gallery-dotted tunnel before switchbacking 3.5 miles into the …
Museum in Zion National Park

Human History Museum

A half-mile from the park's southern entrance station, the Zion Human History Museum presents a modest exhibit of the geological and human history of Zion and its birth as a park. A 22-minute introductory video is s…
Cafe in Zion National Park

Castle Dome Café

This counter-service cafe serves sandwiches, pizza, salads, Asian-ish rice bowls and ice cream. A beer garden serving local suds is located on the patio from May through mid-October.
American in Zion National Park

Red Rock Grill

Settle into your replica log chair or relax on the big deck with magnificent canyon views. Though the dinner menu touts its sustainable-cuisine stance for dishes like roast pork loin and flatiron steak, the results …
National Park in Zion National Park

Cedar Breaks National Monument

Books in Zion National Park

Zion Natural History Association

Runs the excellent visitor center bookstore. Good online book selection for advance planning.