The Complete Guide to the Narrows

The Narrows: A 16 mile span of running water surrounded by steep cliffs up to 2,000 feet high. The winding Virgin River, shallow enough to wade through in most places, demands to be explored by visitors to Zion. Perfect for keeping cool in the summer, this hike involves walking through water the whole time. You… Read More

The Complete Guide to Angels Landing

Sure, you’ve heard of Angels Landing: the 1,488 foot tall rock formation in the heart of Zion National Park. But do you know what it’s like to actually climb it? Angels Landing is the most famous hike in Zion and features everything from strenuous switchbacks to breathtaking dropoffs. The summit offers a stunning 360 degree… Read More

Family Forward Recap

Our Family Forward Retreat in May brought a group of expert bloggers to our property.  The weekend was filled with adventure, interesting classes, and even a helicopter ride over Zion National Park. As we’ve followed these participants on social media, we’ve gained better insight into their impressions and experiences here at the Zion Ponderosa. Here are a few… Read More

Kid’s Camp

Since Memorial Day Weekend Kid’s Camp has been back up and running at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort. This child care service is offered Monday-Sunday until Labor Day Weekend. Children ages 4-11 are able to participate in kid’s camp while their parents go explore. While at Kid’s Camp, children participate in a variety of recreational activities… Read More