Under the Eaves Inn is in the heart of Springdale. Springdale is centrally located in Southwest Utah, two minutes from the gate to Zion National Park and is a convenient "home base" for travel throughout the Grand Circle region.
Springdale has several great restaurants, an outdoor theatre, an Imax and many 'rock' and art galleries all combining to make a multiple-night stay here very enjoyable. Bryce National Park, The Grand Canyon North Rim, and Lake Powell are all within 2.5 hours drive, and make great day trips!
What to do in Zion?
Below are just a few of the more unusual opportunities that might be if interest to you if you stay at Under The Eaves. There are many more companies and activities than the few listed here; if you want to see others, please check the Zion Canyon Visitors Bureau. This site offers a great list of options, ideas and experiences, as well as general Springdale information.
location & activities
Zion Adventure Company
Zion Adventure Company®, a guide service, trip leader, adventure outfitter, and outdoor retail store located just outside Zion National Park. Zion Adventure Company rents canyoneering shoes (5.10 Canyoneer 2s), drysuits, drypants, wetsuits, drybags, waterproof and water resistent camera bags and boxes, neoprene socks, walking sticks, harnesses for rock climbing and canyoneering, rock climbing shoes, helmets, tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, backpacking stoves, day packs and overnight backpacks, trekking poles, infant carriers, child backpacks, and fleece jackets, pants, hats, and gloves. We also rent river tubes, for folks who want to go tubing in the Virgin River. In addition to our rental products, we offer many guided trips, including canyoneering, rock climbing, mountain biking, road cycling, hiking, backpacking, overland 4x4 truck and Jeep tours. Zionadventures.com
Zion Cycles offers bicycle rentals for the entire family. Whether your riding Gooseberry Mesa or the Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, stop by for trail advice or browse the huge selection of parts, accessories, trail maps & more. Expert mechanic on duty for all your service needs. Located in the Zion Outdoor Center, behind the Zion Pizza Noodle Co., just 1 mile from the entrance of Zion National Park.
Springdale Tanner Amphitheater
Enjoy a performance in the stunning 2000-seat outdoor amphitheater surrounded by the cliffs of Zion National Park located at the End of Lion Boulevard in Springdale. Live concerts every Saturday night at 8:00 from Mid-May to September, including Symphony, Blue-Grass, Folk, Country, Dance, Celtic, New-Age and Jazz.
Horseback Riding in Zion
You'll see The Three Patriarchs, the Beehives, and take a breathtaking jaunt through beautiful cactus gardens; or follow the Virgin River for about one mile to the Court of the Patriarchs and return you back to the loading corral. For a more adventurous horseback ride the 1/2 day trip will take you around the Sandbench Trail, gradually ascending 500 feet giving you a spectacular view of the Southern end of the valley.