The Grotto Trail - Hike near Springdale, Utah
Zion National Park, Utah 84737, USA,Springdale,Utah
37.25810316796069, -112.95185029506683
5.4 miles NE of Springdale, Utah
Address: Zion National Park, Utah 84737, USA
GPS: 37°15'29.2"N 112°57'6.7"W
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State: Utah

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The Grotto Trail is a short easy trail that connects The Grotto shuttle stop and Zion Lodge. It follows near the road for about 1.5 miles and has an elevation gain of about 130 feet.

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Be courteous, informed, and prepared. Read trailhead guidelines, stay on the trail, and don’t feed the wildlife.

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  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel & camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

Directions

From Springdale, Utah

  1. Head east on UT-9 E toward Manzanita Dr (2.6 mi)
  2. Turn left onto Floor of the Valley Rd/Zion Canyon Scenic Dr
    Destination will be on the right
    (3.3 mi)
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Park at the visitor's center and take the shuttle to The Grotto stop or Zion Lodge.

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