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Distance

2.7 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty

Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

~370 (+)

USGS Quad Map(s):  Zion National Park Topo Map

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Watchman Trail (ZNP)

Utah | Zion

  • View along the Watchman Trail in Zion National Park.
  • Watchman Trail in Zion National Park.
  • Watchman Trail in Zion National Park, Utah.

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Watchman Trail is an easy kid friendly hike in Zion National Park that rewards hikers with stunning views of the park. The park says this hike has "moderate drop-offs. Ends at viewpoint of the Towers of the Virgin, lower Zion Canyon, and Springdale." There are three campgrounds in Zion National Park. The South and Watchman Campgrounds are located in Zion Canyon. The Lava Point Campground is roughly an hours drive from Zion Canyon on the Kolob Terrace Road.

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Entrance and Camping Fees, Backcountry Permits Required
Contact: Zion National Park Springdale, UT 84767

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