• Temples and Towers of the Virgin

    Zion

    National Park Utah

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  • Early Fall Shuttle Schedule

    Starting September 7, the last shuttle leaves the Temple of Sinawava at 8:30 pm. More »

  • Trail Closures Extended

    Monday to Thursday through 10/3: The East Rim Trail from Weeping Rock to Echo Canyon, including Hidden Canyon, is closed.
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Fifth Grade Curriculum

Step 1: Open the Activity Guide:

Step 2: Click on the PDFs below for the images that accompany each activity described in the activity guide:

Accompanying Pre-Visit Materials:

  • Activity 1 - Earth's Power Punches (pdf)
  • Activity 2 - Rock On Zion! (pdf)
  • Activity 3 - Then and Now (pdf)

Accompanying Post-Visit Materials:

  • Activity 1 - Map Minds (pdf)
  • Activity 2 - It Happened Here! (pdf)

Did You Know?

Tarantula

During the summer or fall, you may see a tarantula crossing a road or trail in Zion National Park. But don’t be frightened-- tarantulas are actually amazing arachnids--gentle, basically harmless creatures that have suffered a bum rap. More...