Our friend, Elizabeth Rose, has published her fifth and final essay describing her trip through Utah's national parks. This time she focuses on Zion, participating in our Mighty Five Tour.
Here essay is excellent and well worth reading. Read the full article. Here are some excerpts:
It was then time to enter one of the most beautiful places in the United States. Traveling in on Highway 9 provides the visitor with a most impressive way to enter the park. There is a 1.1 mile tunnel through the side of the mountains and the tunnel has picture windows carved into the rock. It was through those windows that we glimpsed the majesty of what we were about to see in Zion National Park.
I was awestruck by the beauty of the canyon and wanted to spend time walking along the river and looking up at the immense cliff faces...
Southwest Adventure Tours’ Mighty 5 Tour from Salt Lake City was a wonderful way to explore the lands of the Colorado Plateau in southern Utah. It was so nice to not have to plan the trip, make hotel reservations, check road conditions or find points of interest along the way. It was relaxing to sightsee and not drive. This is clearly a “bucket list” trip.