We were driving on Mount Carmel highway to Checkerboard Mesa. Majestic peaks rise over 3,000 feet above the valley floor. Before Memorial Day or after Labor Day is the best time to go, as you can drive right through the park instead of boarding buses.
- Who: Rhonda Golden, Fargo
- What: Zion National Park near St. George, Utah
- When: March 7
- Distance from Fargo: 1,475 miles