To post trip reports, offer corrections, updates, or for more Be prepared to get your heart (and thighs and calves) pumping as you tackle this series of 21 switchbacks. Zion Park Hiking Restrooms: Scout Lookout (when working) at the Angels Landing junction and at the Grotto Picnic area. Luxury hotel venues, spacious condominiums and apartments featuring panoramic views and a terraced, ground-level, open-air public plaza that will soon become “downtown’s divine destination experience” are all in store when Angels Landing’s duo-towered development rises … One would think that this narrow ridge with deep chasms on each of its flanks would allure only the most intrepid … Wear a mask and check the website before you go. The hike is thrilling, extremely photogenic, and appeals to those who enjoy exchanging leg power for views. This busy path begins by traveling through a riparian woodland of cottonwood, pinyon pines and junipers. Angels Landing and the West Rim Trail - The Angels Landing Trail is one of the most famous and thrilling hikes in the national park system. The path turns toward a gap between Angels Landing and Cathedral Mountain. The case of Kansas cult killer Daniel Perez, also known as Lou Castro, is being explored on Sunday. Site Map II This is the saddle at the junction of the Angels Landing Trail and the West Rim Trail. Coyote Butte 57 Angels Landing is one of the most popular hiking trails in Zion, with some of the most stunning scenery you will ever see. The first two miles of the Angels Landing hike follows the paved portion of the West Rim Trail. A few ambitious trees are tenaciously growing in cracks high on the sheer cliff, adding bits of green between sections of rock that is stained by iron oxide and desert varnish.