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Depending upon water levels, Emerald Pools can be a true treasure of Zion National Park. If you time your visit right, and it has been a wet spring, the water cascading from the cliffside into Upper Emerald Pool and down to the Lower Emerald Pools is stunning. Rich in minerals, this life-giving water shines with an "emerald" glow.

If it has been a dry year or you're visiting the pools in late summer, skip this attraction and spend your time in other areas of the Park.

Short Hike: Follow the Emerald Pools hike description.

Gem Type: Geologic Feature

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Tom Robson

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Aug 8, 2018
Josh Winik
Aug 1, 2018
Shawn DeJarnett
Jul 25, 2018
Jean-Claude Linossi
Great place to experience the park
Jul 24, 2018
Amber Jackson
Jul 23, 2018
Lamere Buchanan
Did it today!!!!
Jul 14, 2018
Issac Liu
Jul 11, 2018
Karen James
Jul 11, 2018
Sydney Fritz
Really cool hike- Awesome views

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