9 Hikes in Zion That Don’t Need the Shuttle (Full Guide!)

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Zion National Park is one of the most famous national parks in the United States. There’s an abundance of hikes and trails that lead to precipitous overlooks, through narrow canyons, and meander alongside the Virgin River. Because it’s such a popular park, it’s often crowded. It received 4.49 million visitors in 2019! That many visitors … Read more

3 Stroller-Friendly Hikes at Zion for Babies and Young Children

Pa'rus Trail

Zion National Park is one of the most popular national parks in the United States. Not only does it draw thrill-seekers for some of its most challenging hikes, but a lot of families also come to the park to enjoy its attractions. Zion National Park is known for famous hikes such as The Narrows (hiking … Read more

How to Hike to Delicate Arch with a Toddler or a Baby: Essential Tips

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We completed a 3-week road trip with our toddler to many of the national parks in Utah and Arizona, and hiking to Delicate Arch was one of the highlights! This natural stone arch is 52 feet high and is completely freestanding. It’s easily the most visited arch in Arches National Park, which is saying a … Read more

The Ultimate Road Trip to Utah and Arizona (3 Week Itinerary)

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The American southwest is the perfect destination for a long road trip. You’ll find canyons, arches, waterfalls, and unique rock formations. After our trip to Europe was canceled due to covid, we decided to embark on an epic 3-week road trip to Utah and Arizona. We drove 3,590 miles and spent over 50 hours on … Read more

5 Best Places for Photos at Bryce Canyon National Park

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Bryce Canyon National Park will take your breath away. Between the deep reds of the canyon, the maze of hoodoos (tall columns of rocks), and the ponderosa pines, you’ll be thanking yourself for booking a trip to this incredible place. If this is your first time visiting, you’ll want to make sure that you see … Read more

How to Visit Bryce Canyon National Park Without a Car

Bryce Canyon National Park is one of the most unique national parks in the United States. Although it’s technically not a canyon, it’s actually a series of natural amphitheaters that have been carved over thousands of years. What makes Bryce Canyon special, though, is the fact that it contains hundreds of hoodoos (tall columns of … Read more

Visiting Bryce Canyon with a Toddler or a Baby (Everything You Need to Know!)

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Bryce Canyon National Park was one of our favorite national parks from our 3-week road trip to Utah and Arizona. We were amazed by the vibrant red and orange colors of the canyon, and we had never seen anything like the tightly packed hoodoos (tall columns of rock) in any of our previous travels. While … Read more

Sunrise Point to Sunset Point: One of the Best Trails at Bryce Canyon National Park

Bright red Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon National Park has dozens of hikes, so you might be asking yourself, “Which hike at Bryce Canyon is the best?” or “What trail do I absolutely have to complete when I’m there?” If you’re planning a visit to Bryce Canyon, you absolutely have to walk the portion of the Rim Trail from Sunrise … Read more

Our Guide to the Mossy Cave Trailhead at Bryce Canyon

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There are dozens of breathtaking hikes at Bryce Canyon National Park, and the Mossy Cave Trail was one of our absolute favorites. The Mossy Cave Trail is a short hike that packs a lot of punch. Along the way you’ll see a cave, a waterfall, a turret arch, a stream, and two bridges. This hike also … Read more