This was one of the most senic stretches of highway we have ever driven and started our National Park obsession. Watch out watch for wildlife if driving at night.
About Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway
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You can drive your car along this spectacular scenic road. At Canyon Junction you can stop and see the Virgin River. Stop at Canyon Overlook and take the trail to see spectacular views. Just after you drive through a mountain tunnel. Stop every chance you...More
It is a bit crowded, but there is a reason! The hikes are great and there are hikes for all, from easy to very hard. The scenery is out of this world! There is plenty of wildlife as well.
The Zion-Mt. Carmen Scenic Hwy has to be one of the most scenic drives in the US. Great views, several tunnels thru the mountains, numerous sharp curves and switchbacks on a newly paved road to navigate but certainly well worth the experience. Just don't go...More
We exited Zion via this route on our way to Bryce. Wow! We came from the canyon floor, going up in elevation through steep roads and hairpin turns. We stopped at a few points along the road to look out at the unbelievable views. At...More
We had to pass this way to get from Bryce to Zion and we are glad we did - it was a beautiful ride complete with an awesome tunnel, super great views and a well paved road with many hairpin curves and switchbacks. Breathtaking!
If you leave Zion National Park & go east you will encounter the best scenery & the hardest driving first. There are several sharp turns in the road that are best driven in your lower gears. There are also some tunnels to go thru. One...More
When you visit Zion, you must take this drive to complete your visit. It is considered to be one of the most scenic highways in the country. As beautiful as Zion is, this drive still was the highlight of our trip. From the east you...More