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Bicycling

Bicycling on Par'rus Trail

Bicycling on the Pa'rus Trail

Help us protect the park and ensure you have a safe and enjoyable bicycling experience by follow the rules and regulations below.

  • Bicycling is permitted on all park roadways and on the Pa'rus Trail. All other park trails, off-trail routes, and the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel are closed to bicycling.

  • Bicyclists attempting to travel though the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel must obtain a ride through the tunnel, which is often possible by hitchhiking. Rangers are not allowed to arrange for, or transport cyclists through the tunnel.
  • Bicycles must ride single file on park roads and stop to let shuttle buses pass. Do not pass a moving shuttle bus.
  • Each shuttle bus has a rack for at least two bicycles.

Frequently Asked Questions about Bicycling


Did You Know?

Zion Mount Carmel Tunnel in 1930, Zion Museum Collection, ZION 12366-59

When dedicated on July 4, 1930, the 1.1 mile Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel was the longest tunnel in the United States. More...