(435) 319-0313

Zion Area
Spring + Fall
3 Days: 1 Day Ground School/2 Days on the Wall

Big Wall 3 Day Trip

From: $1,350.00

*Please call the office to book a trip @ 435-319-0313 as our online calendar is not always indicative of available dates.  Thank You!!

  • 3 DAYS Total
    • 1 DAY GROUND SCHOOL (not overnight)

Enjoy the comfort of going BIG WALLIN with one of our AMGA Certified Rock Climbing Guides. We have the only active AMGA Certified Rock Guide guiding in Southern Utah. This adventure involves:

Day 1: Ground School: You will need to book a hotel or camp

Days 2 and 3: on the Wall w/overnight on the Wall

This is a custom for people with previous climbing experience looking to climb 1,000 feet of beautiful crimson sandstone. ZMS is currently the only guide service in the area offering Big Wall climbing trips with guides who are certified to do so.

Note: As directed by the Superintendent, paid guiding for canyoneering and climbing trips is not permitted within Zion National Park. All trips and courses are done outside of the park in beautiful locations. Details will be given when you call to book your course or trip.

2:1 Client to Guide Ratio

Price per day/per person (Trip is for 3 days) 

1 $650 per day
2 $500 per day/per person

8.05 % sales tax added at checkout

*Please call the office to book a trip @ 435-319-0313 as our online calendar is not always indicative of available dates.  Thank You!!


Big Wall Trip

Meet Up Location:

Little Creek Station (Chevron)

1354 State Street, Apple Valley UT

DAY 1- Not an Overnight

Meet your guide at your specified time and location as stated in your confirmation email.  Your guide will inspect all personal equipment, and will outfit you with the necessary technical equipment that is missing.

Drive out to the Wall, haul a load to the base of the route, and begin learning the necessary skills needed for being a solid Big Wall Partner.


Meet up with your guide. Your guide will be leading all pitches as you try to make it to the bivy location. Enjoy the views from the portaledge as you sleep under a star-littered desert night sky.

Day 3

Rise with the sun and enjoy some hot coffee and breakfast. Leave the portaledge and haul bag behind as we push for the summit. From there, we rappel the route and hike out.




Gear Needed/Provided

Gear ZMS can Provide

  • Haul Bag
  • Portaledge
  • Climbing Shoes
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Locking Carabiner
  • Belay/Rappel Device
  • Dynamic Climbing Rope
  • Backpack

Gear You Provide

All of the gear below can be purchased at our shop.

  • Comfy Harness
  • Helmet
  • ATC
  • Approach Shoes
  • 4 Locking Carabiners
  • Knee Pads
  • Large Backpack
  • Food: snacks, sandwiches, apples oranges etc. for 3 days
  • Water: 2-3 L per day
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Foam Matte
  • Appropriate Clothing for the Season
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
lead climbing course

Springdale, UT Getting Here

Visiting Zion National Park?

Springdale, UT is located in the heart of Zion Canyon. ZMS is located in the heart of Springdale, UT.

  • 2.5 Hours to Vegas (We are an hour ahead of Vegas)
  • 4.5 Hours from Salt Lake City
  • 45 minutes from Saint George, UT


Best option is to fly into Vegas, NV,  and either drive or hire a shuttle to drop you off in Springdale, UT.


Both the town of Springdale and Zion National Park offer free propane powered shuttle systems that can drop you off in town or at any spot in the main canyon.

Waivers & Cancellation

Cost Includes

  • AMGA Certified and/or highly accomplished rock and alpine climber guides with over 10 years of experience
  • Technical Equipment

Not Included

  • Food & Water
  • Guide Gratuity
  • and, specific gear listed in the “Gear” Section Tab


Advanced registration is required to secure your private guide. We have a limited amount of guides and book up regularly.

Feel free to call our office to book your trip at 435-319-0313.

Please leave a text or voice message if we are unable to take your call and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Please leave the following information: Name, Type of trip, Dates, #of people in your group, Phone #

Please note that the online calendar is not always indicative of actual availability. If you tried to book online, our website will ask that you call our office to confirm if the date is available.

Medical and Liability Waiver

All participants must read and fill out our Online Medical Waiver & Liability Waiver HERE

Cancellation Policy:

Unless arrangements are made, payments are due in full at the time you book your trip. Zion Mountain School does everything in their power to ensure trips run as planned.

If for any reason Zion Mountain School cannot run a trip as scheduled, we will offer a full refund or reschedule your planned event.
If you need to cancel your trip more than 30 days out, Zion Mountain School offers a full refund minus a 10% administrative fee.

Once within the 30 day window, but more than 48 hours before the trip, Zion Mountain School will refund 75% of the trip cost. The remaining 25% can be used as credit for future trips with ZMS. This credit is valid for two years.

Non-emergency cancellations less than 48 hours of your trip, are non-refundable.

Multi Pitch Climbing