Guided Hiking

10 Things You Want to Know About Visiting Zion

A lot goes into planning a Zion National Park vacation. We’ve rounded up and answered 10 of the most commonly asked questions from our guests about visiting Zion and staying at Zion Ponderosa.  1. Is there any way to get to Zion without a car? Yes! Our on-property guide company East Zion Adventures runs a shuttle into the main canyon …

Zion National Park Weather to Expect Each Season

Zion National Park is a beautiful place to visit any time of year. No matter the season, Zion offers stunning views and there’s always something to experience or activities that will make your trip memorable whenever you visit. However, the Zion National Park weather can vary greatly depending on the season. We want to make sure that you’re prepared for …

Fall Leaf Peeping and East Zion Adventures 

As cooler temperatures make their way to Zion this fall, colorful foliage will be close behind. If you want to see the fall colors, keep in mind that elevations within park boundaries vary from about 3,600 to 8,700 feet.  No matter when you visit between mid September and early November, you’re in for a treat! Here’s what you can typically …

Camping vs Glamping: What’s the Difference?

Throughout human history, people have been camping in one form or another essentially since the beginning of time. What started as a survival skill, camping has become a hobby for many people who want to become more connected to the great outdoors. In fact, you’d be hard-pressed to find a person who hasn’t ever gone camping and “roughed it” in …

Where to Stay in Zion National Park

So you’ve decided to visit Zion National Park. That’s just the first step of planning what will be an unforgettable experience. Now you need to determine what activities you’ll be doing, where you’ll be eating, and, most importantly, where to stay in Zion National Park. The area in and around Zion offers several lodging options, so no matter what kind …