Climbing Permits

Permits are not limited for climbing bivouacs.

Climbing bivouac reservations are available for Moonlight Buttress, Lunar Ecstasy, Prodigal Son, Spaceshot, Desert Shield, Monkeyfinger, Tricks of the Trade and Touchstone climbing areas.

A climbing bivouac reservation is a prerequisite for obtaining an on-line permit through the Zion Express Permit Program.

A non- refundable reservation fee of $5.00 applies to climbing bivouac reservations.

Climbing Home Page (including climbing closures)

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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1 Zion Park Blvd.
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Springdale, UT 84767


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