(435) 319-0313

SW Utah
Year Round
Easy- Strenuous
3-4 HRS

Half Day Zion Rock Climbing

From: $230.00


Half day zion rock climbing is a great way to experience the local stone. Learn to climb with Zions’ Only Comprehensive Guide Service & Instructional School. All Trips & Courses are Private & Custom. Our passion is climbing and we truly enjoy sharing these beautiful cliffs with others.

On the half day zion rocking climbing trip enjoy the comfort of going out with either one of our AMGA Certified Climbing Guides, or accomplished Rock and Alpine climbers. Our guides have an extensive knowledge of the climbing in the Zion area and beyond. If you are on a road trip, don’t forget to stop by the shop for route recommendations.

Climbing in the Zion area is a great way to get off the beaten path and enjoy the varied rock of this area. The dry desert air allows for enjoyable climbing in any season. That’s why it’s easy to find solace in the shade during the summer months or stay warm in sun during the cooler ones. Our guides are passionate climbers that love sharing climbing with climbers new to the sport and experienced leaders. From sandstone to basalt and limestone, we have areas that are perfect for All Ages & All Ability Levels. This 4-5 hour outing is great option for families and couples. 

What to Expect:

  • 3-4 hour outing
  • Climbs 30-150 ft in length
  • Instruction on basic climbing techniques and equipment
  • Climbs with a range of difficulty and styles

Price Per Person:

1 $230.00
2 $150.00
3 $135.00
4 $125.00
5 $115.00
6 $110.00
7 $105.00
8+ Call for Group Rates

8.05% sales tax added at checkout

If you are booking online, please call the shop first to make sure the date is available: 435-319-0313

Half Day Itinerary: 4-5 hrs

Meet your guide at our store in Springdale, UT at your specified time (stated in the confirmation email). If you do not have any personal equipment, your guide will outfit you with the necessary technical equipment.

Depending on the size of your group, you will either get in one of our guide vehicles or follow your guide(s) out to one of our various canyoneering areas for the day.

If you are driving to Vegas after your trip, you will follow your guide out the canyoneering area, and drive to the airport directly from there.

A short 1/2 Mile hike will get you to the base. Enjoy the varied and fun rock that Southern Utah has to offer. We don’t simply tie you into a rope and say good luck. Our instructional based guiding methods enables you to learn safe use of the equipment as well as proper climbing movement.

Hike back to the car, and we will be happy to drop you off at your hotel or back to your car parked at our Store.


Half day beginner zion canyoneering

Gear Needed/Provided

Gear ZMS can Provide

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

Gear You Provide

  • Food: snacks, sandwiches, apples oranges etc.
  • Water: 1-2 L
  • Appropriate Clothing for the Season
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
lead climbing course

Springdale, UT Getting Here

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. This enables you to travel to the area without need of renting a car.

Costs, Booking, & Cancellation

Cost Includes

  • AMGA Certified Guide/s
  • Technical Equipment Needed
  • Transportation to & from Climbing Area (dependent on group #)
  • As a 1% For the Planet Member, a 1% Donation from your Total Trip Cost is made to Environmental non-Profits focused on conservation & preservation

Not Included

  • Food & Water
  • Guide Gratuity

Registration & Cancellation

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 store during business hours to book, or simply book online if you’re ready to secure your date.

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

Please review our Cancellation Policy HERE

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