7 08, 2018

Zion Outback Safaris Inc. Purchased by Larry and Cheri McRae

SPRINGDALE, Utah, August 7, 2018 – Zion Outback Safaris Inc. dba Zion Jeep Tours Utah’s premiere outdoor recreational tour and guide service, announces that off-road athlete, sportsman and businessman, Larry McRae and his wife Cheri McRae of St. George, Utah have purchased the company, effective July 2018. About Zion Outback [...]

2 05, 2017

April Flowers

Spring in Zion Spring comes to Zion in stages, starting early in the low deserts and creeping its way up to the alpine meadows slowly over the course of several months. April brings the bright red pops of the Desert Paintbrush, the golden yellow Desert Marigolds, and the vibrant orange [...]

17 03, 2017

What 4 items I always carry in my daypack (not counting food and water)

While you always want to make sure that you pack plenty of food and water when hiking in Zion, there are some other items that I carry in my backpack, no matter where I’m hiking. Knife/Multi-Purpose Tool While the type and style of knife that you choose may largely depend [...]

6 03, 2017

Zion National Park Seasonal Weather: How to be prepared for your vacation

If you are planning a trip to Zion National Park, one of your big questions is probably “What will the weather be like when we get there?” When most people think of desert climates, they picture hot and dry. While we definitely have our fair share of that in June, [...]

Zion Area Weather Info

This weather report is provided as an aid to your planning. Please remember that the elevations in Zion National Park vary up to 5000', so temperatures can be as much as 30 degrees cooler at the higher elevations. The information shown here centers on Rockville, Utah, elevation 3740'. Safari tours may climb to 5500' or higher, so temperatures will tend to drop about 10 degrees or so as your tour progresses.

7:23 am7:23 pm MDT
Feels like: 63°F
Wind: 6mph ENE
Humidity: 50%
Pressure: 30.05"Hg
UV index: 1