Wilderness Stewardship Plan (Formerly Zion Backcountry Management Plan)

Wilderness Stewardship Plan and FONSI

Backcountry Plan News Release
Plan Cover (PDF)
Wilderness Stewardship Plan (PDF 1 MB)

A. General Location (PDF 6 MB)
B. Study Area (PDF 5 MB)
C. Wilderness (PDF 5 MB)
D. Zones (PDF 5 MB)
E. Trails (PDF 5 MB)
F. Campsites (PDF 5 MB)
G. Vegetation - North (PDF 7 MB)
Vegetation - South (PDF 10 MB)

A. Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)
B. Leave No Trace Principles
C. Minimum Requirement Analysis
D. Legislation
E. Commercial Use Analysis
F. Floodplain Statement of Findings
G. Campsite Monitoring
H. Trail Monitoring
I. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Utah State Historic Preservation Office Consultation

Last updated: September 17, 2021

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Mailing Address:

Zion National Park
1 Zion Park Blvd.

Springdale, UT 84767


If you have questions, please email zion_park_information@nps.gov. Listen to recorded information by calling anytime 24 hours a day. Rangers answer phone calls from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. MT, but a ranger may not answer if they are already speaking with someone else.

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