Operating Hours & Seasons

Zion Canyon Visitor Center
Zion Canyon Visitor Center
Zion National Park is temporarily closed. State Route 9 (Zion-Mount Carmel Highway and Tunnel) and Kolob Terrace Road, the two roads through Zion National Park will remain open for the safety and needs of local residents only. Stopping at pull offs will be prohibited. More.

We are focused on ensuring employees, their families, volunteers, and visitors are safe by following the most current guidance from the enters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the Department of Interior Office of Emergency Management (OEM), and other federal, state, and local health authorities.

Some services and facilities may close or reduce hours during parts of the year.


2020 Facilities Hours

March 1 to March 16 Starting March 17
Zion Canyon Visitor Center 8 am - 5 pm Closed
Park Store 8 am - 6 pm Closed
Zion Canyon Wilderness Desk 8 am - 5 pm Closed
Zion Human History Museum 10 am - 4 pm Closed
Zion Nature Center Closed Closed
Kolob Canyons Visitor Center 8 am - 5 pm Closed


Shuttle System

On March 17, 2020, Zion National Park temporarily suspended the park’s shuttle operation. More.



Zion National Park is temporarily closed. This includes Watchman and South Campgrounds.

Zion Lodge

Zion Lodge

All Zion Lodge operations will be closed from March 20 through May 21, 2020.



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: April 3, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Zion National Park
1 Zion Park Blvd.
State Route 9

Springdale, UT 84767


(435) 772-3256
Staffed daily from 8 am - 4 pm. Recorded information is available 24 hours a day. If you are unable to reach someone by phone, please email us at zion_park_information@nps.gov.

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