appaloosa's photos with the Zion National Park

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - The Court of Patriarchs.

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - The Court of Patriarchs.
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

This is a shuttle stop within the Zion Canyon shuttle system. There's a little footpath where you can climb higher for a more panoramic view of these cliff formations.
Added on August 30, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
Weeping Rock Trailhead

Weeping Rock is a hollowed-out ledge up in the sandstone cliffs where water gently cascades in droplets from the cliff walls above the ledge. The water originates from within the sandstone walls (hence the "weeping"). From here, y…
Added on August 28, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Weeping Rock

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Weeping Rock
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Weeping Rock is a hollowed-out ledge up in the sandstone cliffs where water gently cascades in droplets from the cliff walls above the ledge. The water originates from within the sandstone walls (hence the "weeping"). From here, y…
Added on August 28, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Weeping Rock

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Weeping Rock
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Weeping Rock is a hollowed-out ledge up in the sandstone cliffs where water gently cascades in droplets from the cliff walls above the ledge. The water originates from within the sandstone walls (hence the "weeping"). From here, y…
Added on August 28, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Weeping Rock Alcove

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Weeping Rock Alcove
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Weeping Rock is a hollowed-out ledge up in the sandstone cliffs where water gently cascades in droplets from the cliff walls above the ledge. The water originates from within the sandstone walls (hence the "weeping"). From here, y…
Added on August 28, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Weeping Rock Trailhead.

This trail leads to the Weeping Rock alcove; a hollowed-out ledge up in the sandstone cliffs where water gently cascades in droplets from the cliff walls above the ledge. The water originates from within t…
Added on August 28, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Virgin River Along the Pa'rus Trail.

Accessible via the The Pa'rus (Paiute meaning "bubbling water") Trail. A very pretty place to rest under the shade of the cottonwood trees, and perhaps dip your toes in the river.
Added on August 27, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Diversion Dam Along the Virgin River.

The sign reads:

"The Virgin River is not entirely a free-flowing stream. Here the small drop in the river is not a cascade but a diversion dam, to shunt part of the flow to the town of Spri…
Added on August 27, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Virgin River Along the Pa'rus Trail.

Accessible via the The Pa'rus (Paiute meaning "bubbling water") Trail. A very pretty place to rest under the shade of the cottonwood trees, and perhaps dip your toes in the river.
Added on August 27, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

Virgin River Along the Pa'rus Trail.

The Pa'rus (Paiute meaning "bubbling water") Trail is easily accessible from the main gate (Visitor Center). The best time to walk this trail is in the late afternoon/early evening; just before…
Added on August 27, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Pa'rus Trail

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Pa'rus Trail
DAY 4
SAT 29 SEPT 2012

The Pa'rus (Paiute meaning "bubbling water") Trail is easily accessible from the main gate (Visitor Center). It is a very easy and pleasant walk that meanders along the Virgin River.
Added on August 27, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Virgin River

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Virgin River
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

Beautiful late afternoon sunlight reflected in the tranquil Virgin River (near the footbridge to the Emerald Pools trail).
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Virgin River

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Virgin River
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

Mother Nature, in all her glory.

Near the footbridge (Emerald Pools Trail)
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Emerald Pools Trail

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah -  Emerald Pools Trail
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

The paved trail along the rocky alcove follows the banks of the virgin river, and leads to the waterfalls.
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Mule Deer

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Mule Deer
They are quite common throughout the park, and are best observed left alone.
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Footbridge Over the Virgin River

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Footbridge Over the Virgin River
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

Once over the bridge, there's a paved trail that follows the banks of the virgin river and eventually leads to the waterfalls. A very easy and pleasant hike.
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Zion Lodge

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Zion Lodge
Zion National Park, Utah
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

The Zion Lodge is one of the major stops (and transportation hub) along the Zion Canyon shuttle route.

You can book a room here, dine in one of the several restaurants, browse the gift shop, use the indo…
Added on August 26, 2016

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Virgin River

Zion Canyon National Park, Utah - Virgin River
DAY 3
FRI 28 SEPT 2012

North Fork of the Virgin River; along the Riverside Walk Trail.

See: www.citrusmilo.com/zionguide/riversidewalk.cfm.
Added on August 15, 2016