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Zion National Park: Kolob Canyons
This less-visited corner of Zion National Park is only slightly less dramatic than the more popular Zion Canyon area. Thanks to its convenient location off Interstate 15, you can quickly explore the area, by driving the scenic drive out and back. At the end of the scenic road, Timber Creek Overlook Trail is also worth a quick hike. It’s 1/2 mile, one way, and should be easy for most hikers. Admission to Zion National Park is required — which might be the only reason for a casual tourist not to make a brief detour onto the scenic drive. As of …