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Hiking to Zion National Park’s Historic Cable Mountain

Do you recognize this wooden structure that sits high on the cliffs overlooking Zion Canyon? Cable Mountain is one of Zion’s best-kept secrets, often attracting only the most determined hikers – but East Zion Adventures has tips to save miles off your trek. And while the views are enough to make it worth it, knowing…

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December 28, 2019

Celebrating 100 Years of Adventure in Zion National Park

November 19, 2019 marks the 100-year anniversary of our beloved Zion. In 1918, Mukuntuweap National Monument was renamed Zion National Monument and then in fall 1919, a bill was passed by Congress that officially made Zion a national park. Join us on a journey of celebrating Zion over the decades. Oh, how we love this…

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November 18, 2019

Zion National Park’s Best Fall Adventures

We love to adventure all year long, especially when it comes to taking advantage of fall’s cooler temperature and thinned out crowds. Here are some of Zion National Park’s best fall adventures in the park and around East Zion. Spooky Sunset Jeep Adventure Do you know the spine-tingling tale of Jolley Gulch? We’ll tell…

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October 21, 2019

East Zion Adventures Fall Bucket List

It’s fall and we couldn’t be more excited. Autumn in Zion is in Zion is just incredible. Whether you’re hiking in the main canyon or canyoneering in the backcountry, you’re in for breathtaking colors that are perfectly complemented by Zion’s red sandstone. And let’s not forget how pleasant Zion National Park is with autumn’s cooler…

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September 30, 2019

Unforgettable Labor Day Weekend In Zion National Park

There’s nothing better for an adventurous spirit than a three-day weekend. Whether it’s hiking, canyoneering, camping, horseback riding, hitting the backcountry trails on a Jeep tour or just relaxing, be sure to get outside and enjoy that extra day off. Hike Observation Point This 7-mile round-trip hike leads to panoramic views of Zion National Park,…

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August 30, 2019

Horseback Riding – Which Tour Is Best?

Horseback riding in Zion National Park is one of the best ways to experience stunning views and above slotted canyons. Here is a list of some of the best Zion horseback riding tours you’ll want to consider.  Sunset Horseback Ride Tour This ride is the perfect way to end your day. The tour starts at…

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August 16, 2019

How to Prepare for Your Zion Canyoneering Adventure

Canyoneering is the ultimate way to experience southern Utah’s beauty. The Zion National Park area features world-class canyoneering that includes hiking, climbing, scrambling and rappelling. We are excited to take you out on this Zion canyoneering adventure. Practice Climbing and Rappelling East Zion Adventures provides training prior to heading out on canyoneering adventures. Our guides…

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July 27, 2019

Breaking Down the Backcountry Tours of Zion: Radio Tower Jeep Tour

One of the most popular tours offered at East Zion Jeep Tours is the Radio Tower Jeep Tour. This 2-hour tour provides incredible views of Zion and the surrounding area, views that too often go unseen. You will not want to forget your camera on this fun, family-friendly adventure.   The Experience The Radio Tower tour is…

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July 12, 2019

Do What You Love and the Adventures Will Follow

They say when you do what you love, you’ll never “work” a day in your life. Parker S. knew he wanted to incorporate his love for the outdoors into his hospitality management studies. During a career fair at school in 2017, he was introduced to Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort and decided to apply as a…

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June 30, 2019

Should I do a Jeep Tour While Visiting Zion National Park?

Jeep Tours are a popular way to explore almost any backcountry area, so it is no wonder that people are eager to book a jeep tour at Zion National Park. If you are wondering if a jeep tour is a good choice for you, below are some reasons why you should seriously consider taking a one…

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June 13, 2019

Jeep Tour + Canyoneering = One Epic Zion Adventure for Kids

They say parenthood is an adventure, but it shouldn’t stop at your backyard. More and more, families are going beyond ordinary vacations to enjoy outdoor adventures that create lasting memories. East Zion Jeep Tours guests often tell us that their Jeep and canyoneering, experiences near Utah’s Zion National Park are awesome. Brooke and Sam from…

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May 31, 2019

Canyoneering with Kids – Your Next Zion Family Adventure

In today’s fast-paced world, family time is precious. It’s important to get outdoors, where families can really connect and break away from technology, chores and other distractions. Outdoor time helps families unplug and bond while reducing stress and even improving health. It’s win-win all around. What better way to enjoy your time together than by…

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May 31, 2019