Rock Climb in Zion National Park

Zion CanyonZion National Park in Utah offers some of the most stunning hiking, biking, and rock climbing in the North West United States. There are 40 climbing sections with over 160 different routes, making this one of the most popular climbing destinations for world class climbers. The richly colored sandstone cliffs top out around 2,000 feet and provide several big wall climbs. Few sections in the park are appropriate for beginners, but there are 2 bouldering areas in the main canyon. The weather is best for climbing from March to May after the snow is gone, then again in September to November after the summer heat dissipates. [Read more…]