Operating Hours & Seasons

Zion Canyon Visitor Center
Zion Canyon Visitor Center

The park is open every day of the year.


2022 Facilities Hours

Updated January 2, 2022

Zion Canyon Visitor Center

(Outside Information Desk)

8 am - 5 pm

Park Store

8 am - 5 pm

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

8 am - 10 am & 3 pm - 4:30 pm

Zion Human History Museum


Zion Nature Center


Kolob Canyons Visitor Center
(Outside Information Desk)

8 am - 5 pm


Shuttle System

Daily shuttle service is not operating in both Zion National Park and Springdale.
Access to the Zion Canyon Scenic Drive by private vehicle is allowed.
Rangers will temporarily close the Zion Canyon Scenic Drive when all parking spots are full.
Masks are required to ride the free shuttle. Shuttle tickets are no longer needed.

2022 Zion Canyon Shuttle Hours January 2 to February 18
First shuttle leaves the Visitor Center not in service
Last shuttle leaves the Visitor Center not in service
Last shuttle out of the canyon from the Temple of Sinawava not in service


Watchman Campground is open - reservations required.
South Campground is closed for the season.

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: January 19, 2022

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Zion National Park
1 Zion Park Blvd.
State Route 9

Springdale , UT 84767


(435) 772-3256
Listen to recorded park information 24 hours a day. Staff answer phone calls from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mountain Time. You can also email zion_park_information@nps.gov.

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