Fire restrictions prohibiting campfires and charcoal fires in Watchman and South Campgrounds are in effect. More »
Monday to Thursday through 9/18: The East Rim Trail from Weeping Rock to Echo Canyon, including Hidden Canyon, is closed.
The Hidden Canyon Trail is closed through 9/18. More »
The Big Green Bus Visits Zion National Park
July 12, 2007
The Big Green Bus will be coming to Zion National Park and Springdale, Utah, on Sunday and Monday, July 15 and 16. The bus and several students from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, are touring the country educating Americans about renewable energy and sustainable lifestyles. On July 15, the bus will be in the Zion Canyon Visitor Center parking lot in the morning and at the Zion Lodge in the afternoon. The bus will be at the Springdale Community Center on July 16. The public is invited to tour the bus and talk with the students.
Within the national park system, Zion National Park is recognized as a leader in sustainable practices. The appearance of the Big Green Bus at Zion National Park is consistent with the park’s commitment to sustainable design, renewable energy, and energy efficiency.
Did You Know?
Over 207 different types of birds fly through Zion National Park every year, making it a great place for bird watching. More...