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Narrow trail and sheer drops - not as family friendly as I had expected from other descriptions

The view from this trail, and especially from the top, are lovely. The walk through the fields to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
roserose1
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Boston
Great Trail near the Entrance

My wife and I did a portion of this trail on our first day at Zion. The trail is not difficult... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
newlymarriedman12
,
Tampa, Florida
via mobile
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“short loop” (3 reviews)
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"moderately strenuous hike"
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"early hike"
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"visitor center"
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"great hike"
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"worth the climb"
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"favorite hike"
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"hike begins"
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"two hours"
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"elevation gain"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from this trail, and especially from the top, are lovely. The walk through the fields to get to the part that climbs is beautiful. The climb is easy because of the switchbacks - not steep at all, and no climbing over big rocks...More

1  Thank roserose1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I did a portion of this trail on our first day at Zion. The trail is not difficult though there are some moderate dropoffs. Other hikers mentioned seeing a rattlesnake along the trail. We enjoyed the views along the way. It is...More

Thank newlymarriedman12
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did this hike on a Sunday when the line for the shuttle was super long. You do not have to take the shuttle as the trail head is a short walk from the visitors center. We did 2 "easy" hikes & 1 other "moderate"....More

2  Thank slourash
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best friends trip. Such a great hike, moderate according to the park ranger. We had so much fun and the views were stunning. An absolute must when you go to Zion.

1  Thank JBAcosta
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

First time hiking out west. Went out with family and after an easy first day we decided to take this one on. There were a few steep spots but nothing to scary and some narrow drop offs but again as long as you hug the...More

2  Thank hungryguy50
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We’d done this trail before on other visits and it really wasn't top our list as had really intended parking up along the scenic drive and doing some other trails such as Observation Point but all the parking spaces were taken so returned to the...More

1  Thank Henry T
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

You can get a view of the park entrance. Not overly challenging. A good view in the end. Worth the effort.

Thank yyyzzz_utah
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with a photo group and got to the Watchman t ail late in the day, so we were able to walk quite a bit and have lots of views of the Watchman. The sun coming down on the mountains with the yellow cottonwoods...More

Thank Rich D
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This trail was perfect for us in the heat of September. Short trail that offers diverse views of Springdale/Zion park. We really enjoyed it and it was not busy at all. We barely saw many poeple on the trail, which was a nice break from...More

1  Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This trail is quite a bit different from other trails at Zion. Instead of gaining a lot of elevation in the cooler inner canyon, this trail is mostly a walk through the desert, with very little shade. It only goes up about 350 feet in...More

1  Thank MrCarver
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