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Court of the Patriarchs

Court of the Patriarchs

Named in 1916 by Frederick Vining Fisher, a Methodist minister, the Court of the Patriarchs represent three sandstone peaks towering over both Birch Creek Canyon and the Virgin River. The three peaks that form the Court of the Patriarchs are Abraham Peak on the left...
The Watchman

The Watchman

At 6,545 feet, Watchman Mountain is not the highest peak in Zion National Park, but it is one of the most recognizable. Located on the southeastern part of the main canyon, The Watchman can even be seen by visitors in the nearby town of Springdale.   The bridge near...
Canyon Overlook

Canyon Overlook

The Canyon Overlook Trail is a moderate, one mile round trip hike starting from just east of the Zion-Mount Carmel Tunnel. Although it is the easiest of three Zion National Park‘s high observation points, the view still makes this walk worthwhile.   Near the...