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BEGINS IN: ST. GEORGE, UTAH

Zion National Park: Hike Tranquil Trails to Distinct Discoveries!

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Program #2276ENZ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
The Great White Throne, Angels Landing, Scouts Lookout, Walter's Wiggles, Observation Point, Echo Canyon, Weeping Rock and Emerald Pools — the names of the rock formations and features of Zion National Park beckon to be discovered. On this hiking adventure deep in the park, learn the how, why and when of their formation. A geologist and experienced instructors accompany you on field study involving short on-site classes and hikes to breathtaking vistas, narrows and unique locations.


Highlights

• Hike among Zion National Park’s massive rock formations, slot canyons and graceful waterfalls.
• Enjoy breathtaking hikes on Zion West Rim trail, Observation Point, and Zion River Walk.
• Come to appreciate the abundant plant life that thrives in this Ponderosa pine and desert habitat.

Activity Notes

Hiking up to eight miles on groomed trails, some uneven terrain and significant elevation changes. Elevations range up to 6,500 feet.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival St. George, 1 night; coach to Zion National Park, 3 nights; coach to St. George, 1 night; departure.

Coordinated by Dixie State University.


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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips

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