Can You Hike The Narrows In April

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What is the best month to hike the Narrows?

The Narrows is a popular hike through the knee-deep Virgin River. Due to cold water temperature and high water levels, the trail is closed in winter and spring. The best time to hike The Narrows is from late May to October, but watch out for summer thunderstorms that can cause deathly flash floods.

Can you hike in Utah in April?

Spring is one of our favorite times to get out and hike in Utah because we are eager for adventure after the long winter. Unfortunately, the weather in Spring can be unpredictable, and so can the trails. There can still be mud or even snow along many trails, especially high in the mountains.

When can you hike the Narrows in Zion?

The hiking season for the Zion Narrows is typically summer and autumn, but the start of the season is controlled by the spring runoff and water levels. The Zion Narrows is typically closed to hiking between mid-March and late May, depending on how much snow fell on the high country in winter.

Can you hike narrows in May?

The hiking season for the Zion Narrows is typically summer and autumn, but the start of the season is controlled by the spring runoff and water levels. The Zion Narrows is typically closed to hiking between mid-March and late May, depending on how much snow fell on the high country in winter.

Can I hike The Narrows in Tevas?

The Narrows is the narrowest section of Zion Canyon in Zion National Park along the Virgin River. You can hike the Narrows in two different ways: 1- the Top Down Hike (permit required) OR what we did- The Bottom Up Day Hike (no permit required).

What is Utah like in April?

April Weather in Salt Lake City Utah, United States. Daily high temperatures increase by 8°F, from 58°F to 66°F, rarely falling below 45°F or exceeding 80°F. Daily low temperatures increase by 6°F, from 38°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 29°F or exceeding 55°F.

Can I hike Angels Landing in April?

You must have a permit to hike any portion of Angels Landing. Permits are needed every day and at all times beginning April 1, 2022. Permits (issued in three time slots) are available by two lottery processes.

Is Zion open in April?

Zion National Park is open year-round, though the most popular months to visit are April through October, when the shuttle busses are running in Zion Canyon. Spring, summer and fall are more crowded than winter.

Can you hike The Narrows right now?

Most recent water temperature (11/26/2021): 42ºF/5ºC The Narrows closes when the flow rate is over 150 cubic feet per second (CFS), or during spring snowmelt. The Narrows also closes when a Flash Flood Warning is issued by the National Weather Service, and remains closed for two hours after the warning is lifted.

Can you hike The Narrows now?

Canyon Overlook Trail closed Monday to Thursday until early-June.