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Canyon Overlook Trail

Intermediate

Trail

0.7 mile 1.2 kilometer loop
95% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 101' 31 m
Descent: -101' -31 m
High: 5,233' 1,595 m
Low: 5,181' 1,579 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 8% (5°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

A short trail that leads to incredible views of Zion Canyon.

Brian Smith

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Overview

A quick run out to an amazing overlook.

Description

This short trail originates at a parking lot on the east side of the highway 9 (Zion Park Blvd.) tunnel. The trail traverses out to the rim above a steep canyon wall. Views to the west are breathtaking from the overlook.

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May 7, 2017
Bill Mann

Trail Ratings

  4.7 from 94 votes

#2

in East Zion

#44

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  4.7 from 94 votes
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#2

in East Zion

#9

in Utah

#44

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2,884 Since Feb 4, 2015
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Photos

Zion Canyon Overlook with Rainbow
Aug 25, 2015 near Springdale, UT
Fire on the rocks
Feb 5, 2015 near Springdale, UT
Neat.
Jul 6, 2016 near Springdale, UT
Zion National Park from Canyon Overlook
Jan 22, 2016 near Springdale, UT
Typical scenery on The Canyon Overlook Trail
Apr 20, 2015 near Springdale, UT
Canyon overlook.
Feb 5, 2015 near Springdale, UT

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