Traffic Advisory: Temporary road closures; Springdale, Zion Canyon

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SPRINGDALE / ZION CANYON — Springdale and Zion National Park have announced upcoming short-term road closures to accommodate a run taking place Saturday and a project evaluation Wednesday.


Beginning at about 8:50 a.m., roads in Springdale and Rockville will be closed for the Butch Cassidy 5K and 10K runs, more particularly:

  • State Route 9 through Rockville and Springdale 8:50-9:30 a.m.
  • Bridge Road to Smithsonian Butte Road in Rockville 8:50-11 a.m.
  • Grafton Road in Rockville 8:50-10:30 a.m.

Times are approximate.


The Zion-Mount Carmel Tunnel in Zion National Park will be closed for periods not exceeding 30 minutes Wednesday, from 6-8 a.m. Park staff will be conducting a project evaluation during this time. Traffic will revert to normal operations at 8 a.m. with regular traffic control for oversized vehicles.

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