Trail Closures Remain in Effect in Zion National Park

Keep in mind when making your hiking plans for the day, the following trail closures in Zion are still in effect (as of 8/3/18)

  • Emerald Pools
    • The Upper & Lower Emerald Pools trails are closed from the rockfall location
    • The trail is open from the Emerald Pools trailhead to the just beneath the waterfall
  • Kayenta Trail
  • Lower West Rim Trail
    • The trail is closed from the Grotto to Cabin Springs
    • This closure includes access to Angels Landing from the Grotto

The Zion Shuttle will continue to make a stop at the Grotto to pick up passengers, though it will not be dropping off passengers there.

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Enjoy the beautiful rain, but please keep in mind that it is unpredictable during monsoon season. Your safety is your responsibility, so please use caution when hiking in washes and slot canyons to avoid being caught in a flash flood. For additional safety considerations during monsoon season, please take a moment to read this previous post. 😊