Zion National Park Swimming: Can You Swim in Zion National Park? (2022 Update)

Post Summary: Zion National Park Swimming

Zion National Park is the crown jewel of Utah’s National Parks. This desert National Park is surprisingly lush with its main feature being the Virgin River and the canyon this river has carved. Two of the park’s bucket list hikes are known to be water hikes where one expects to spend the day hiking in water anywhere from ankle to chest-deep.

With all this water, it is natural to wonder if there is anywhere to swim in Zion National Park. The answer is yes, you can swim in Zion National Park. In this article, we are going to share the best places for swimming in Zion as well as a few water safety tips and other things we think you need to know about Zion National Park swimming.

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