Jeep Tours at Zion National Park

There exist several wonderful ways that one can engage in enjoying the outdoors.  Among those ways, are hiking, biking, camping, fishing, and rock climbing.  Jeeping is somehow often overlooked, even though it is one of the best ways to enjoy outdoor activities in Zion!  Jeeping is a fun filled activity for the whole family which can also be combined with other activities like the ones mentioned above. Moreover, jeeping enables one to get close to the outdoors, and is incredibly thrilling.

For those looking to act on it, Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort offers great jeep experiences on the eastern boundary of Zion National Park.


Jeeping can be a memorable experience for exploring the outdoors when you crawl along the cliffs and go up steep inclines while overlooking parts of Zion. Going along jeep trails, you can reach places where you would otherwise not have been able.  You can have amazing photographic opportunities by following jeep trails which also intersect with hiking trails, allowing you to get off and do some hiking as well.

It is important to keep in mind a few safety tips before going hiking. For example, it is important to have adequate food and water. Remember to also carry first aid supplies, and to wear suitable clothing for the weather. In case you are inexperienced with jeeping, or not familiar with the area, carrying a guide will be very useful. If jeeping is done safely, it is definitely one of the best ways to explore the outdoors.

Zion Canyon is an incredible place for jeeping activities. Along the backroads, there are several trails and the usual weather makes jeeping a lot easier. Jeeping is fun for newcomers as well as experienced jeepers.

It is however important to not go jeeping alone. Instead, you should go with a guide or someone who knows what they are doing. The following are some of the reasons as to why jeeping is among our favorite outdoor activities.

Photo Credit: Brian Smith

Jeeping is an exciting activity for the entire family! It is a fun filled activity whether it’s intended for friends, for a romantic getaway or intended for kids. It’s a break from hiking or other strenuous recreational activities.

Besides being exhilarating, jeeping is an exceptional experience. Jeeping enables one to see various parts of the trail which are not always visible on foot, or due to steep inclines. It’s exciting to go over rocky parts, even if it’s just to see if the jeep can conquer it, always makes for some adrenaline filled memories.

You can combine jeeping together with other outdoor activities as well. While it may be used as a resting time from hiking and other activities, it may also be combined with hiking and exploring places in Zion which you might not have ever seen without it.

These points show why jeeping in Zion is a popular activity that is sure to be fun for everyone involved. Take a jeep tour of Zion National Park today!

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