NPS Temporarily Suspends National Park Entrance Fees

On March 18, 2020, the National Park Service announced a decision to temporarily suspend national park entrance fees until further notice. The decision comes after careful consideration by Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt. “Our vast public lands that are overseen by the Department offer special outdoor experiences to recreate, embrace nature and implement some social distancing,” he said. Suspending …

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Great Outdoors Month – Summer in Zion

Each June, Great Outdoors Month reminds us to discover the majestic world around us. From Zion National Park to off-the-beaten-path backcountry trails, Zion Ponderosa is surrounded by expansive nature, awe-inspiring views, secret slot canyons and wide-open spaces, all just waiting to be explored. Share the love It doesn’t matter what you do, as long as you head to the great …

Women's Retreat hike in Zion

Celebrate National Public Lands Day #NPLD

You may be surprised to learn that more than 30% of America is public land. They don’t call it America the Beautiful for nothing – and now you can give back. This year, take time to celebrate something we all share: our public lands. Saturday, September 30 is National Public Lands Day #NPLD. Originally established in 1994 to promote environmental …

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National Park Senior Pass Price Increase

The U.S. National Park Service recently announced that the price for a Senior Pass will increase from $10 to $80, effective August 28, 2017. The eightfold price increase will be used to pay for major public lands projects and enhanced services. For those who act fast, the lifetime Senior Pass will still be available for $10 (+ $10 processing fee) …

Zion Ponderosa 2017 Season Grand Opening

Zion Ponderosa 2017 Season Grand Opening

We’re all buzzing around here at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort, getting ready for the 2017 season grand opening. As of Friday, March 10, all of the resort amenities will be available, including dining, cabin rentals, and recreation. What’s new at Zion Ponderosa for 2017? We’re happy to announce that the 2017 season will bring more services, more cabin suites, additional …