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    Zion

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    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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Hiking in Zion

Hikers on the West Rim Trail.
 
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Hiking
Hiking in Zion, even short hikes, requires advance planning. Your safety is your responsibility.


Flash Floods
Some hikes involve walking in water. Rivers and washes are subject to flash flooding. Know the weather and flash flood potential forecasts before starting your trip. Many canyons require ropes, hardware, and advanced technical skills for rappelling and ascending.

Group Size Limits
The group size limit for all wilderness trails, including The Narrows beyond Orderville Canyon, is 12 people.

Print out your Zion National Park Hiking Guide.

For wilderness trail information, visit Wilderness Trail Descriptions.

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