National Park is located in the heart of Southern Utah's Color Country.
Zion is Utah's most popular national park. Along with offering spectacular
biking and canyoneering, Zion National Park is home to some of the most
scenic mountain biking trails in the Western United States. Mountain biking
activities at the Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort is an all-inclusive resort
located on the east rim of the park. Zion Ponderosa offers challenging advanced
mountain biking and beginner trails and shuttle service to the best rides
in the park.
Guests of Zion Ponderosa will have free use of new Schwinn Mountain Bikes, helmets, and water bottles. Our bikes are durable enought to tackle the rugged terrain throughout the ranch. Guests will be able to choose from a variety of sizes for adults to young children. The recreation staff is committed to providing an exciting mountain biking experience for guest of the resort.
Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort has been home for three consecutive years to a professional NORBA (National off-Road Mountain Biking) Mountain Biking race. The course is a professionally groomed, 7 mile, figure eight loop, that boasts 900' elevation change and stunning views of the Park. Come and compare your times with the pros on your alternate between narrow single track on steep plateaus and stream beds through deep ravines.
Navajo Lake is a pristine mountain lake located in a forest of aspen and pine at 10,000 feet above sea level. Zion Ponderosa will shuttle guests of the resort to the lake where they can spend time riding the groomed trails around the lake, as well as fishing, canoeing, or swimming. The 29 mile. 3500 foot descent back to the resort will be a highlight of your vacation.