Mount Carmel Highway Closed After Major Rock Fall

The Zion-Mount Carmel Highway, connecting to State Route 9, between Canyon Junction and the East Entrance is closed after a major rock fall. The road is expected to remain closed into the weekend.


Alternate east and west routes are available via Highway 59 from Hurricane, Utah to Fredonia, Arizona and Highway 14 from Cedar City, Utah to Long Valley Junction and Highway 89. People traveling to the park may access the park by traveling east on State Route 9 from Interstate 15. All park facilities including Zion Lodge the visitor centers, museum, and campgrounds are open and operating as normal.

For the most up-to-date information about road closures please visit Zion National Park’s Website.

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