In general, the east side of the park tends to be less crowded with both car and foot traffic. For experienced hikers, it is a must-see for any national park trip. Some great hikes on the east side include the Canyon overlook trail, the East Rim, and Slickrock country.
Many times when people think of Zion National Park, they think of the classic trails on the west side of the park. However, there are a variety of beautiful views and incredible adventures to be had on the east side. The east side can be very hot during the summer months. However, during the colder seasons, the full sun makes the hikes an incredible experience.
The Driftwood Lodge is just minutes away from the east side of the national park. Book your stay today!