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Temple of Sinawava Trail

Zion Canyon, Temple of Sinawava Shuttle Station, Zion National Park, UT
+1 435-772-3256
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Walk Beside the River Through A Rocky Canyon

Clarification: This trail is named "Riverside Walk" and the trail head is in the north end of Zion... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CrankingChick
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Tucson, Arizona
Quite a distance

This is a good trail to hike, but is somewhat marred by the volume of people hiking this trail even... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mickigirl1310
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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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This trail can be hiked to view the Narrows of the Virgin River Canyon.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“easy walk” (25 reviews)
“virgin river” (67 reviews)
“last stop” (22 reviews)
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Zion Canyon, Temple of Sinawava Shuttle Station, Zion National Park, UT
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"easy walk"
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"pleasant stroll"
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"riverside walk"
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"handicapped accessible"
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"ups and downs"
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"paved road"
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"hanging gardens"
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"entire length"
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"shuttle stop"
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"picnic lunch"
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"first thing in the morning"
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Reviewed yesterday

Clarification: This trail is named "Riverside Walk" and the trail head is in the north end of Zion Canyon at a geologic formation named Temple of Sinawava (Zion Shuttle stop 9, about 7 miles from the visitor center). To reach it, you must pay entry...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good trail to hike, but is somewhat marred by the volume of people hiking this trail even in off season. The trail is easy to walk and the views are other lovely too

Thank Mickigirl1310
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After hiking the Emerald Pools loop in the early morning, we headed out on this paved out-and-back trail at about Noon. It was quite crowded (even in early February), but the trail is wide enough that it isn't hard to pass others and go your...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked along this popular trail on a beautiful January afternoon. There were a lot of people there but it was still lots of fun and the scenery is simply gorgeous as you hike along the river. We didn’t have a lot of time as...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The River Walk is one of the easiest trails in Zion. In January, it is not crowded and there is plenty of parking. I am sure July would be a different matter. Great to wander along the Virgin River and through the rocky landscape in...More

Thank 17KAG
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

We followed this trail with the Narrows as our destination. The trail itself is paved but at one point, we got off the crowded paved trail and opted to walk along the Virgin River. Much better! It was warm enough to walk in the water...More

Thank graymar6
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The only hiking we were able to do in Zion was THE TRAIL TO THE "TEMPLE OF SINAWAVA", because of time constraints by our Tour Company. This trail starts & returns to the snack bar & gift shop. It is a gentle paved trail which...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This is an extremely easy trail, it's quite busy but literally anyone can do it and feel like they have actually hiked part of Zion. Last stop on shuttle would total recommend. My family and I are fast hikers and were done in 45 minutes...More

1  Thank gina1230
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Busy trail as this goes to the narrows. Long and boring trail but easy and paved. By the river but not really the prettiest path.

Thank Tweetcoz
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This is a Very Easy 2.2 mile round trip hike on a paved trail. This is a very crowded trail. The Trail Head is at Shuttle Stop #9, The final stop at the upper end of the canyon. The view is excellent along the entire...More

1  Thank Mindy and Roger A
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Raylin G
29 January 2015|
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Response from dgs331 |
Only to the Narrows. That is a wet hike.... and cold. It's at the end of the trail and up the Virgin River.
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