Our Zion Cliffs Sunset Jeep Tour

New East Zion Adventures You Won’t Want to Miss

At Zion Ponderosa, our goal is to help you have an entirely unique Zion vacation. That means finding the perfect adventure that appeals to your interests, group size, time constraints and comfort level. Multiple tour options for horseback riding, jeep tours, canyoneering and guided hiking provide plenty of options—and we’re always striving to create new East Zion adventures for our …

Fall Colors - Zion National Park

Fall Colors – A Longer Season at Zion National Park

With area elevations ranging from 2,000′ to over 11,000 feet you can expect a long season of fall colors as the leaves change with each elevation zone. The main canyon of Utah’s Zion National Park is 4,000 feet in elevation, while Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort sits atop the East Zion Plateau at 6,500′. It stands to reason that the leaves …

Observation Point Hiking Nature

Visit Zion and Discover the Benefits of Nature

Over the past year, many of us have found solace in the great outdoors as a way to escape stress, get some fresh air and exercise, and safely socialize. Maybe it’s our natural affinity to nature. Maybe it’s simply the opportunity to unplug from technology and reset mentally. You can’t explain it but, when you’re outdoors, it just feels good.  …

6 Awesome Rock-Climbing Routes in Zion National Park

If you’re a long-time rock climbing enthusiast, we’ve no doubt you’ve probably been to Zion National Park in southwest Utah. Some of the most world-famous rock-climbing in the world can be found here. In fact, it’s so good that Alex Honnold, renowned free-solo climber, trained in Zion for an even greater challenge; in 2017, Honnold was the first free-soloist to …

Our Favorite Spring Activities in Zion National Park

Spring has officially sprung! Free yourself from the winter doldrums by taking yourself on the trip of a lifetime in Zion National Park. Check out this sample 3-day itinerary of our favorite spring activities at Zion. Zion Spring Itinerary Day 1: There’s no better way to begin your trip at Zion than conquering the infamous Angel’s Landing trail. While the …

Road Trip: The Perfect Way to De-stress During These Trying Times

The coronavirus pandemic has put a halt on many people’s travel plans with the need to stay at home and practice social distancing. The sudden change has undoubtedly altered things, causing a shift towards the new normal. While air travel may have dropped significantly due to restrictions and safety concerns, this did not mean that the quest for adventure stopped. …