• Temples and Towers of the Virgin


    National Park Utah

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  • Fire Restrictions

    Fire restrictions prohibiting campfires and charcoal fires in Watchman and South Campgrounds are in effect. More »

  • Trail Closures

    Monday to Thursday through 9/18: The East Rim Trail from Weeping Rock to Echo Canyon, including Hidden Canyon, is closed.
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South Campground
Open: March through October.
South Campground information: 1-435-772-3256.

Description: This is a first come/first serve campground.
127 sites (no hookups/showers).
Fee - $16.00 per/night.*

Watchman Campground

Open: Year-round Reservations: March 20, 2008 through October 25, 2008.

Campground reservations can be made by calling 877-444-6777 or online at www.recreation.gov.

63 RV electrical sites,
16 riverside sites,
66 tent sites, and 7 group sites. (No showers)

tent sites - $16.00/night
RV electric sites - $18.00/night
riverside sites - $20.00/night
group sites - $3.00 person/night.*

*50% discount for Golden Age/Golden Access card holders.

Lava Point Campground
Open: June through October.
Lava Point Campground information: 1-435-772-3256.

This is a first come/first serve, primative campground with 6 sites and limited facilities (no water). Lava Point is located off the Kolob Terrace Road, about a 1-hour drive from the Zion Canyon Visitor Center. Lava Point campground is a seasonal campground (closed in winter). No reservations, no fee.

Backcountry Camping
Click here for more information on Zion's backcountry areas and camping permits.

Did You Know?

Pa'rus Trail

Zion National Park has a trail where pets are allowed. The Pa'rus Trail winds along the Virgin River for 2 miles at the entrance to Zion Canyon and is also a bicycle path More...