Zion National Park in May

It’s important to know the weather, what to pack, where to stay and all the things to see, do and photograph in May at Zion.

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Visiting Zion in May

May is peak season for this popular Utah National Park and the crowds will be significant. Temperatures are pleasant with highs near 86 and lows near 54 degrees F.

In May the Zion National Park shuttle will run every day.  Zion Canyon will not be accessible by car during this time.  Highway 9,  Kolob Terrace and Kolob Canyon scenic drives are always accessible.

Does the Zion Shuttle run in May?

There are four breathtaking Zion National Park Scenic Drives: -Zion Canyon -Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway -Kolob Terrace -Kolob Canyons

Scenic Drives in May

Zion Activities in May

Zion activities include hiking, canyoneering, biking, and photography! There are also tours and Ranger-led programs. 


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