Fire Restrictions In Effect Starting June 20th in Zion National Park
Effective June 20th Watchman Campground and South Campground in Zion National Park are closed to campfires due to the abundance of highly flammable cheat grass. Propane and gas stoves are permitted. Fireworks are always prohibited in Zion National Park. 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?
Not finding what you're looking for? The definitive listing of scheduled ranger-led programs can be found in the current edition of the park newspaper, the Zion Map and Guide. More...