In summer, temperatures in Zion National Park often exceed 100°F/38°C. Zion experiences monsoons from mid-July into September that results in an increased risk of flash floods. Always be aware of the threat of storms and lightning and be prepared for a wide range of weather conditions. Check the weather forecast and know what to expect on the Weather and Climate page, or find out what it looks like now on the park webcam.
River ConditionsFlow Rate of the Virgin River
All trails are open.
For trailheads along the Kolob Terrace Road, be aware of construction-related road closures in 2015 (see below).
Road ConditionsFrom November to May, road conditions in the park will be updated here. In addition to this page, you can also find updated road conditions on Twitter. For Utah road conditions, call 866-511-8824, or if you are in Utah, dial
5-1-1 on your cell phone.
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive: The Zion Canyon Scenic Drive is accessible by shuttle bus only through October 25 and on weekends in November. Shuttle Schedule
Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway: Open. The rockfall has been cleared and the road is now open through the park. more...
Kolob Canyons Road: Open. In winter, the Kolob Canyons Road closes frequently during inclement weather.