Things to do in Zion Besides Hiking

With its unique landscape and diverse wildlife, Zion is sure to leave you with  memories that will last a lifetime.

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Zion Visitor's Centers

Zion National Park is open every day of the year. We always recommend a stop at the Visitor Center to see what programs are available when you are there. 

Ranger-Led Programs

Zion Ranger-Led Activities You’ll find a variety of Ranger-led programs at Zion:

– Patio Talks – Ranger-led Walk – Watchman Evening Program – Junior Ranger Programs – Zion Nature Center

Zion Scenic Drives

There are four Zion National Park scenic drives to see and photograph the landscape in the park. The views you’ll see along each scenic drive is breathtaking!

Bicycling at Zion

Riding your bike is a great way to explore the park and avoid the shuttle. Bicycling at Zion is also a great alternative to riding the shuttle to access Zion Canyon. You can rent bicycles in Springdale.

Horseback Riding at Zion

This fun activity will give you a view of Zion many don’t see as you ride through the iconic red canyons and cliffs of this park.

Photography in Zion

The Zion landscape is filled with amazing things to photograph: towering rock walls, the majestic Virgin River, intricate canyons, and views from above after a hike.