This was a nice hike to start the day and get the blood flowing. It was about a 2 mile hike with nice places to stop and take photos and the 3 different pools/waterfalls. If doing this hike you must go all the way because...More
About Emerald Pools
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This is a pleasant, easy trail that anyone can do. While the 'pools' are nothing special, the geology and the vegetation in the area is more than enough reason to take this hike.
took the hike to all 3 pools in July, it got super hot by the time we reached the top. trail was not that crowded but the upper pool was. Nice hike, listen to the advice and take plenty of water and sunscreen!
You can take either lower or upper pool trail. Either or and you'll see lovely views of the Pools. Despite having low water, it was still lovely.
I have read tons of reviews on Zion and Bryce canyon and "crowded" seems to be the theme. Thankfully for me we were here in early December so there really wasn't a "crowd" problem. Yes we did encounter other hikers, but only a handful. The...More
Emerald Pools was a nice easy hike, though its very crowded. One of the most popular hike in the park for sure. The trail starts across from Zion Lodge, crossing the Virgin River on a footbridge and then going right to follow a paved path...More
We did this hike on Thanksgiving day. It was supposed to be an easy/moderate hike after doing The Narrows, and some of us doing Observation Point. The lower pool was easy, but going to the middle and upper pool required some high stepping (and I...More