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Temple of Sinawava Trail

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Address: Zion Canyon, Temple of Sinawava Shuttle Station, Zion National Park, UT
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This trail can be hiked to view the Narrows of the Virgin River Canyon.

This trail can be hiked to view the Narrows of the Virgin River Canyon.

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The most beautiful site in Zion

I fell in love with this spot. I could not stop staring at the waterfall. It has a serene beauty and the river and the sounds in the canyons just make it look and feel very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandyang
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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I fell in love with this spot. I could not stop staring at the waterfall. It has a serene beauty and the river and the sounds in the canyons just make it look and feel very peaceful and beautiful. You must take the walk to really admire the scenery.

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Berkeley, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Whatever. It is fine. It is pretty flat and pretty paved so it'd be good for mobility constraints, but with so many inspiringly gorgeous hikes, this should be at the bottom of your list.

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san francisco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This trail gets crowded. The canyon was beautiful and if you want to get away from the crowds on the concrete path, just head over to the river. You can walk partially to the Narrows by the river, instead of the concrete path. Our kids loved playing next to the water's edge of the river.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very scenic, but easy trail. A nice walk along the virgin river. Different beauty at each and every turn.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Visited on a cold but clear day. Views were amazing and I got lots of nice photos. Highly recommended. Also, you could continue to hike the narrows. Many do.

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Valhalla, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

So even if you are not going to take the walk thru the Narrows take the shuttle bus to the Temple of Sinawa, last stop on the shuttle bus, and walk to where the narrows starts. A nice 2 mile or so walk along the river on a paved trail. Once you reach the point where the narrows starts you... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We started the trail around 4.00 pm and many were heading towards us after having walked The Narrows. The trail along the river is flat and accessible and there are stunning views with every step. It took us around 45 minutes to reach the section where you continue across the river towards The Narrows. Definitely worth doing as this is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Easy hike- we saw several motorized wheelchairs on this hike. The river is gorgeous! Several in our group spontaneously decided to hike the narrows at the end of the sinawava trail... Brr! They said it was so worth the views! Thankfully there is a seating area at the end of this trail before you cross the river to head to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Temple of Sinawava Trail/Riverwalk trail is probably the easiest hike in Zion NP. It is the farthermost stop on the free shuttle and worth doing first thing in the morning as it gets busier as the day progresses. This path is fully paved and easily accessible to people of all ages and levels of fitness.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This trail is easy walking and the views are fantastic. Just take along water & wear comfortable shoes.

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