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Beautiful Views, No Crowds

This is a beautiful corner of the park that is not crowded like the main section. We were the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jon C
See Back Side of Zion

Lots of great hiking back here. Don't forget about it! We drove up to the place you can hike about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A winding road that climbs to a high elevation with beautiful scenery and very few visitors
Zion National Park, UT
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful corner of the park that is not crowded like the main section. We were the only people at most of the viewpoints. You will see an overview of the Zion canyon from afar. We were there around sunset and witnessed a...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of great hiking back here. Don't forget about it! We drove up to the place you can hike about 2 miles and see into the backside of the canyon.

Thank MaudraS
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Found this drive to take west of Zion park (27 miles) from Zion Camp RV. Simply remarkable!! Drive to Virgin and turn right on to Kolob Reservoir road (all paved).

1  Thank carawelch
Reviewed 28 May 2018

After hiking all day in Zion Canyon, we wanted a less busy place to experience the park. This was perfect a nice day's drive and a number of great moderate hikes off this road. It's just a few miles west of the main park entrance...More

1  Thank LSUTraveller
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Just 20 minutes from La Verkin and wonderful vistas. Way less crowded than Zion. Highly recommend to take time to venture here.

Thank Jeanie P
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Drove up to where the road leaves Zion the turned around. The road was secluded and the views/photos oppswere wonderful at sunset. Nice break from the crowds.

Thank Will S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I drove up the Kolob Terrace Road as a way for me to rest my sore feet after a long hike the day before. We went past towering peaks each with its own uniqueness and through beautiful alpine meadows. As you gain...More

Thank newlymarriedman12
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Get away from the crowds...see the other areas of he park. Nice drive, even better if you have SUV or 4-wheel.

Thank yvonne p
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I was originally looking to get to the canyon overlook which is off rt.15 . Waze took me to Terrace road instead, toward the reservoirs. As it had snowed a week before we reached a sign which said "road not plowed from this point". We...More

1  Thank elib_travels
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We were told by other park guests that this was a nice road in a different section of the park. The road was nicely paved and you did see the back of Zion National Park. There are several hiking trails leading off this road but...More

Thank wacotxtraveler
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Kristine W
2 May 2018|
Response from Jonathan M |
The road is closed starting as of 5/1
kelly n
28 September 2016|
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Response from RJKoko | Reviewed this property |
It is paved except for the road surrounding the reservoir.