Although Zion National Park is in southwestern Utah, it’s only a slightly longer drive than Yosemite and definitely within reach of L.A. and Las Vegas road-trippers. This gorgeous park’s majestic topography is formed by the intersection of three distinct geologic areas and features the dizzying Angel’s Landing and world-famous Subway trails.

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Lower Pine Creek Falls

Lower Pine Creek Falls

Distance: 0.8 mi

Time: .5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 200 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

Canyon Overlook Trail

Canyon Overlook Trail

Distance: 1 mi

Time: 1 hrs

Elevation Gain: 140 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

Riverside Walk

Riverside Walk

Distance: 2 mi

Time: 1.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 50 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

Emerald Pools via Kayenta Trail

Emerald Pools via Kayenta Trail

Distance: 2.3 mi

Time: 1 hrs

Elevation Gain: 300 ft

Difficulty: Beginner

The Watchman Trail

The Watchman Trail

Distance: 3.2 mi

Time: 1.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 650 ft

Difficulty: Moderate

Double Arch Alcove

Double Arch Alcove

Distance: 4.5 mi

Time: 2.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 500 ft

Difficulty: Easy

Northgate Peaks

Northgate Peaks

Distance: 4.6 mi

Time: 2.5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 700 ft

Difficulty: Moderate

Angel’s Landing

Angel’s Landing

Distance: 5 mi

Time: 4 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1488 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

Cable Mountain

Cable Mountain

Distance: 7.4 mi

Time: 4 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1100 ft

Difficulty: Challenging

Observation Point

Observation Point

Distance: 8 mi

Time: 5 hrs

Elevation Gain: 2120 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

The Subway from the Bottom Up

The Subway from the Bottom Up

Distance: 9 mi

Time: 7 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1500 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

The Narrows

The Narrows

Distance: 9 mi

Time: 8 hrs

Elevation Gain: 300 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

Coalpits and Scoggins Washes

Coalpits and Scoggins Washes

Distance: 10.8 mi

Time: 7 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1300 ft

Difficulty: Challenging

Kolob Arch

Kolob Arch

Distance: 14 mi

Time: 8 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1800 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

The West Rim Trail

The West Rim Trail

Distance: 14.4 mi

Time: 8 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1700 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

West Rim and Telephone Canyon

West Rim and Telephone Canyon

Distance: 15.3 mi

Time: 9 hrs

Elevation Gain: 4200 ft

Difficulty: Strenuous

The Chinle Trail

The Chinle Trail

Distance: 16.5 mi

Time: 9 hrs

Elevation Gain: 1900 ft

Difficulty: Expert

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Looking for Quarantine Hikes?Please listen to your local health officials

On May 8th, most Los Angeles city and county trails will re-open with restrictions and safety guidelines. 

This follows nearby trail re-openings in San Diego and Ventura Counties a few weeks ago, as well as in the San Francisco Bay area.

Because the situation on the ground is changing rapidly and so many different jurisdictions and land agencies are involved, we STRONGLY recommend checking with the park you'd like to visit before you go to make sure they're open. Bring a mask, stay socially distanced, and have backup plans in case the trailhead you want to use is too crowded.

Remember, these trails can be closed again and if we don't follow safety guidelines, they will be.