The 9 Essential, Must-Know Tourist Tips for Hiking "The Narrows" in Zion National Park, Utah

Updated: Aug 24, 2020

The Narrows Hike Zion National Park Utah

The Weber Fam Bam just returned from a road trip to Zion National Park in Utah, and it was quite possibly the best outdoorsy vacation we’ve ever taken!

If you haven’t been to Zion National Park, then you are missing one of America’s most beautiful parks, but there was an experience that stood out from the rest and totally made our vacation…

Hiking “The Narrows” in Zion National Park

It truly was an adventure that I know my entire family will never forget and is a family memory that we will always cherish.

When I think of “Hiking”, I envision lacing up my sneakers, packing a backpack with some snacks, water, and sunscreen and walking down a path in the woods…well, hiking The Narrows is SO much more than that, and honestly, you need to do some preparation to maximize your experience.

To help you avoid the common pitfalls of other hikers I saw while we were in The Narrows, I’m going to break down my top tips for making it the best experience possible!

Just as the Boy Scout Motto Says, “Be Prepared”…that’s the best advice for navigating The Narrows too! If you just show up and hope for the best, there will definitely be things you wish you had done differently.

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