within Zion National Park's 229 square miles
(593.1 km) is a spectacular cliff-and-canyon
landscape and wilderness full of the unexpected
including the world's largest arch - Kolob Arch
- with a span that measures 310 feet (94.5 m).
such as mule deer, golden eagles, and mountain
lions, also inhabit the Park. Mukuntuweap National
Monument proclaimed July 31, 1909; incorporated
in Zion National Monument March 18, 1918; established
as a national park on Nov. 19, 1919. The Zion Natural History Association (ZNHA) is also a great source of information about the park.
National Park is also near St. George, Utah
and the well known Tuacahn
Amphitheater. Don't miss the chance to see
a professional show in an unforgettable setting.
Tuacahn is a must see on your next visit to
Southern Utah. If you plan on visiting the area,
make sure the weather is going to be good by
checking updated listings at Utah
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and get detailed information regarding Lodging
around Zion National Park.