Beautiful hike. Not to difficult but a little steep at times. May be difficult with children. Definitely worth doing!
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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
As someone with a fear of heights I picked this trail thinking it would not expose me to too many views over cliff areas of have narrow walkways. I must admit the hike up made me slightly nervous but nothing I couldn’t manage and the...More
First time in Zion national park and our first hike. The emerald pool hike was easy with paved trail till you reach the lower pools.then you have an option of continuing the hike to get to higher emerald pool for some better views.
This is not where you want to go for solitude. I've been here a couple of times and it is always jammed up with people. Because of the ease of access, all kind of people come here. For a nature lover it is somewhat frustrating....More
Its one walk or hike that does not merit that name. OMG its not worth going only to see a small ordinary body of water. The hike is not so hard but still not worth the effort.