Operating Hours & Seasons

Zion Canyon Visitor Center
Zion Canyon Visitor Center

The park is open every day of the year.


2021 Facilities Hours

Updated May 11, 2021

Zion Canyon Visitor Center
(Outside Information Desk)

8 am - 7 pm

Park Store

8 am - 7 pm

Zion Canyon Wilderness Desk
Allow for at least 20 minutes to obtain a permit.

7 am - 5 pm

Zion Human History Museum


Zion Nature Center


Kolob Canyons Visitor Center

8 am - 5 pm


Shuttle System

Access to the Zion Canyon Scenic Drive is by Shuttle Bus only.
Zion National Park shuttle ticket system is discontinued. In response to updated guidance on transit systems in National Parks and Covid-19, Zion National Park is discontinuing the temporary shuttle ticket system for Zion Canyon. Tickets for the shuttle will no longer be needed starting Friday, May 28, 2021. Previously purchased tickets will be given priority in shuttle line.



Watchman Campground is open - reservations required.
South Campground is open - reservations required.

Zion Lodge

Zion Lodge

Zion Lodge is open with limited services.



Is there a best time to visit Zion? It depends what you're looking for, and each season has its advantages. Learn more about Zion in summer, fall, winter, or spring, and find out what kind of weather to expect.

Last updated: June 22, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Zion National Park
1 Zion Park Blvd.
State Route 9

Springdale, UT 84767


Recorded park information available 24 hours a day. Phones are answered 9 am to 4 pm Mountain Daylight Time. You can also send your questions to us at zion_park_information@nps.gov.

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