Zion National Park | Did You Know?

Ancient History The Zion area has drawn attention since 6,000 B.C. when ancient native peoples hunted and gathered this spectacular landscape. In the 1800s, pioneers explored and settled the surrounding area.  In 1863, Issac Behunin built the first log cabin in Zion Canyon (which can still be seen today), and by the beginning of the… Read More

Zion in Winter Offers Peace and Solitude

We know it’s coming every year, but somehow December still seems to sneak up on us. As we’re winding down from non-stop activity of summer and fall, we’re enjoying the solitude of the winter season. Zion Ponderosa camping and activities are closed through February, but our vacation homes are still available for your enjoyment. Coupled… Read More

Fall 2015 Events at Zion Ponderosa

Join us at Zion Ponderosa for these fun fall events! HALLOWEEN BUFFET Join us for a spooktacular Halloween buffet on Saturday, October 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. We’ll be serving up a scary good buffet dinner that includes ribs (pork, not human!), rope sausage, chicken tenders, Buffalo and BBQ wings, green salad, Italian tortellini salad,… Read More

12 Hours of Zion Recap

On September 26, Zion Ponderosa welcomed Rapid Cycling Racing and their exciting new race, 12 Hours of Zion. The race kicked off with a pre-race meeting at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday morning and racers lined up at 7:45 a.m. 12 Hours of Zion commenced at 8 a.m. and finished up at 8 p.m. Saturday evening…. Read More