Zion Subway Rock Formation

The Zion Subway is one of the most popular slot canyon and canyoneering routes in Zion National Park.
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Zion Subway

The Subway by God of War via Wikimedia Commons

Zion Subway

Zion Subway by John Fowler via Wikimedia Commons

There are two routes, both approximately nine miles, through the Subway and both are strenuous and require route finding, water crossings, scrambling, or rappelling.

NOTE: Both routes require permits and are extremely popular. The weather is also a factor on these routes as they are prone to flash floods.

Visit the NPS.gov page for full details, conditions, and permit information.



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