From the small Black Chinned Hummingbird to the large California Condor, Zion National Park is the perfect home for many birds. 291 bird species can be found in Zion throughout the year. Zion National Park is the perfect place for experienced and novice birders. The varying habitats allow for many different species to be found. Birds like the White Throated Sparrow and the American Coot have been spotted overwintering in the park and will leave when the temperatures rise. Other birds like the reintroduced California Condor and the native Canyon Wren can be seen year round.
Zion Virtual Museum Exhibit
Learn more about the Birds of Zion. Explore observable characteristics such as bills and talons, plumage, size and shape used to identify bird species in the wild.
Last updated: January 13, 2022