- The list below includes 29 free or cheap things to do in or near Springdale, Utah, including 41 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Art Gallery, Movie Theaters and National & State Parks.
- From Zion National Park to Angel's Landing, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Springdale and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hurricane, Virgin, Kanab and Leeds.
Situated on 229 square miles, Zion National Park features both high plateaus and deep canyons along the Virgin River. The park provides areas suitable for camping, climbing and wildlife viewing along with hiking trails, a visitors center and a museum.
With minimal elevation. The Grotto trail is an easy and enjoyable quick hike that connects the Zion Lodge to the Grotto picnic area. The trail contains beautiful emerald pools, views of the canyon, and spectacular wildlife.
David J West Gallery features a wide range of quality photographs of the national park and other collaborative works by the photographer, David J West who is, at times, available to offer a personal tour of his gallery.
At Zion Photography Tours, professional landscape photographers lead excursions into the Zion National Park in search of unforgettable photographs. The tours include photography instruction, and run on a daily basis.
With one of the largest screens in the world, Zion Canyon Theatre has a continuous running show of an informative and entertaining movie about the canyon's cultural history. Occasionally, the theatre also plays popular Hollywood movies.