Zion Utah Private Photography Tours – Trip Ideas


Zion National Park's famous Virgin River Narrows. © Michael DeYoung

This guided photo tour explores the photogenic Zion Narrows on one day and another nearby slot canyon.

EVENING PRIOR: Meet in the evening for a 1-2 hour presentation and dinner. Overnight in Springdale.

DAY 1: Hike up to Orderville Canyon in the Narrows stopping at several key spots to capture the beauty of this canyon. Appropriate river travel outfitting provided by Zion Guru. After the Narrows, the rest of the afternoon and evening will be spent in other photogenic locations in Zion Canyon. Break for dinner in Springdale before heading out for a sunset shoot location. Overnight in Springdale.

DAY 2: Meet early in the morning to drive to another spectacular slot canyon. Walk approximately 1.7 miles to the entrance. Total hiking distance traveled will depend upon whether there is any water in the canyon and how absorbed we get photographing the light and the canyon features. Head back to vehicle by mid-afternoon and travel a short distance to some other interesting features nearby to photograph until sunset. Return to Springdale. END OF TOUR.

ESTIMATED COST FOR THIS 2-DAY/2-NIGHT NARROWS & SLOT CANYON PHOTO TOUR: $2,610 – $3,210. Final cost may vary based on various seasonal accommodation rates and lodging availability. Price includes our guide fee, ground transportation in our private vehicle, outfitting gear for the Narrows hike, and 2 nights accommodations for 1-2 people sharing a room.

DeYoung Photo Workshops, LLC