Top 6 STRENUOUS Zion Hikes to Add to Your 2024 List


Zion is a hiker's paradise with challenging and stunning trails. It's home to some of the world's toughest yet most beautiful hikes.

Whether tackling towering cliffs, narrow canyons, or breathtaking views, our guide unveils the top 6 strenuous Zion hikes for 2024, exclusively for experienced thrill-seekers.

Climb along a narrow ridge, using chains for support, while enjoying breathtaking views of Zion Canyon. This challenging 4.4-mile hike is not suited for the faint of heart.

Angels Landing Trail


Follow the creek through a picturesque canyon to reach the base of the Namaste Wall, a favored spot for sport climbing. This 2.7-mile trek is both sandy and steep.

South Fork Taylor Creek Trail


Wade through the Virgin River in a slot canyon with towering walls. This 10-mile hike is wet and cold but unforgettable.

Zion Narrows Bottom Up to Big Springs


Descend from Lava Point to the main canyon, traversing springs, forests, and cliffs. This 14.3-mile hike offers challenges but promises a rewarding experience.

West Rim Trail (Top-Down)


Hike, scramble, and swim through a distinctive tubular canyon boasting waterfalls and pools. This 9.1-mile hike requires a permit and technical skills.

The Subway


Embark on a trek along the creek to behold the world’s second-largest natural arch. This 13.8-mile journey is remote and rugged yet undeniably rewarding.

Kolob Arch via La Verkin Creek Trail


Complete all 6 strenuous Zion hikes in 2024 and earn a special badge from the Zion Forever Project. It symbolizes dedication and supports conservation. Visit their website for details.

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