Zion Canyon Scenic Drive (Floor of the Valley Road) all the way to the end. During the summer months, you will need to take the shuttle service to the Temple of Sinawava Shuttle Stop.
National Park Service. The total mileage for the hike is 2.2 miles roundtrip with an elevation gain of approximately 60 feet for the hike.
Virgin River winding through the towering canyon walls is stunning. This is not a strenuous hike, but rather is one the whole family can do together. We saw multiple families hiking on the Riverside Walk Trail.
Zion National Park is a beautiful place that is a hikers paradise. It offers a wide range of trails from easy to strenuous. Ashley and I are looking forward to our next visit to Zion National Park. We stayed at the Zion Lodge which we also highly recommend to visitors looking to spend quality time at Zion National Park. Zion Lodge is located along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive (Floor of the Valley Road) in the heart of Zion Canyon.
Rating: Elevation Gain: 60 ft. (Easy), Distance: 2.2 Mile Roundtrip (Easy).
Time to Complete Hike: 1.5 - 2 hours.
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Riverside Walk Trail (This Post)
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