Going to the Grand Canyon will take 925 miles and 19 hours round trip. This itinerary from our RV trip planner includes Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon and dinosaur tracks in St. George. A great route which allows you to see some additional National Parks that your family will never forget.
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Access RV Booked
Access RV is your starting place to great weekend recreation in our Late model motorhomes and travel trailers. Make sure you book your RV first as those are the first to go. Then you’ll be able to get your other reservations and plans.
Pick up time is between 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm. Check out and orientation takes 45 minutes to an hour.
Address: 2240 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: (801) 936-1200
Access RV to Zion National Park is 301 Miles. 4 Hours and 30 Minute drive.
Designated in 1919, Zion is Utah’s oldest national park. Known for its incredible canyons, including The Narrows, which attract canyoneers from around the world. Hiking possibilities are endless. With nearly three million visitors per year, Zion is Utah’s most heavily used park.The road is served by a free shuttle bus from early April to late October and by private vehicles the other months of the year.
Address: Kolob Road, UT
Phone: (435) 772-3256
Zion National Park to Watchman Campground is 24.4 Miles. 39 Minute drive.
Watchman Campground Booked
Facilities include restrooms, drinking water, picnic tables, fire grates, RV dump stations. Showers are not available. Sites are on a first-come basis November to March. Reservations can be made up to five months in advance during the rest of the year.
Sites: $16 per night without electricity
Sites: $18 per night with electricity
Sites: $20 per night for river sites
Amenities: restrooms, picnic tables, RV dump, drinking water and utility sinks. Open all year.
Address: Watchman Campground Highway 89, C Loop, Springdale, UT
Phone: (877) 444-6777
Watchman Campground to Zion River Resort is 14 Miles. 20 Minute drive.
Zion River Resort Booked
This resort has been designed to accommodate the smallest to the most sophisticated recreational vehicles on the road today. Their friendly staff and hospitality brings vacationers and snowbirds back year after year.
Address: 551 Utah 9, Virgin, UT 84779
Phone: (435) 635-8594
Zion River Resort to St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site is 26.7 Miles. 34 Minute drive.
This site is described by many paleontologists as “one of the ten best dinosaur track sites in the world” and is one of the most important discoveries in Early Jurassic paleontological history. It gives a ‘snapshot’ of an ancient ecosystem, and a wonderful opportunity to reconstruct, study and understand it.
Address: 2180 East Riverside Drive, St. George, UT 84790
Phone: (435) 574-3466
St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site to Kaibab Camper Village is 102.7 Miles. 1 Hour and 51 Minute drive.
Kaibab Camper Village Booked
This RV park is the closest to the Grand Canyon that also has full RV hookups. Great choice for staying and experiencing the Grand Canyon.
Address: Grand Canyon, AZ 86023
Phone: (800) 525-0924
Kaibab Camper Village to North Rim Campground is 44 Miles. 1 Hour and 11 minute drive.
North Rim Campground Booked
The North Rim Campground is open from mid May until approximately October 15th, weather permitting and has 82 campsites. Sheltered by ponderosa pine and quaking aspen, this forested campsite does not have RV hookups; but there is a dump station, hot showers, a laundry (for a fee), and potable water. RV’s up to 40 feet in length can be accommodated.
Reservations are strongly recommended and should be made as far in advance as possible. Reservations can not be made more than five months in advance. You can make reservations online by visiting the National Park Reservation Service or by calling 1-800-365-2267. Last minute reservations are done on a first come first serve basis. Check in is 11:00 AM and checkout is 11:00 AM. If you are going to be late arriving to the park you need to call 520-638-7888.
Address: Grand Canyon Village, AZ 86023
Phone: (877) 444-6777
North Rim Campground to Bryce Canyon National Park is 156 Miles. 3 Hour and 9 minute drive.
Bryce is distinctive due to geological structures called hoodoos, formed by wind, water and ice erosion of the river and lake bed sedimentary rocks. The red, orange and white colors of the rocks provide spectacular views for park visitors. Bryce is at a much higher elevation than nearby Zion National Park.
Bryce Canyon National Park to Ruby’s Inn RV Park & Campground is 2 Miles. 4 Minute drive.
There are over 240 shaded campsites at this campground, including full hookups with electricity and water, free wireless internet, large pull-thru’s to accommodate modern RV’s, shaded tent sites, and large group sites nestled beneath the pines. Rest rooms with shower units are included in the nightly rate and are located near the site.
Address: 300 South Main Street, Bryce Canyon, UT 84764
Phone: (435) 834-5301
Ruby’s Inn RV Park & Campground to Lakeside RV Campground is 226.5 Miles. 3 Hour 26 Minute drive.
Lakeside RV Campground Booked
Lakeside RV Campground is a full service, year round park. Our campground is the perfect balance of “close-enough-to-activity” and “peaceful, quiet enjoyment.”
Address: 4000 West Center Street, Provo, UT 84601
Phone: (801) 373-5267
Lakeside RV Campground to The Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point is 21.5 Miles. 25 Minute drive.
The Museum of Ancient Life is one of the world’s largest displays of mounted dinosaurs with 60 complete dinosaur skeletons in their galleries, along with more than 50 hands-on exhibits. Right now, you can check out the working paleontology lab where workers are unearthing real dinosaur bones. Check the website for more information on what else is coming to life!
Address: 2929 Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, UT 84043
Phone: (801) 766-5030
The Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point to Salt Lake City KOA is 26.8 Miles. 28 Minute drive.
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