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George A. Barker River Park


  1. Benches (optional)
  2. Grill
  3. Parking (optional)
  4. Picnic Tables
  5. Restrooms
  6. Trails
  7. Water

The George Barker River Park is located at Zion Park Boulevard and includes the River Park (cultivated park area), the Marj Bonner Dog Park (the native area east of the Virgin River) and all picnic areas, and trails.


The River Park has picnic facilities, restrooms, barbecues.

Dog Park

Across the footbridge is a the natural park area of the Marj Bonner Dog Park. Inside the dog park are trails that run along the Virgin River and provide an excellent opportunity for walking. Please be aware that the dog park is an "off-leash" area and visitors to the park may encounter dogs that are off leash at any time.


The River Park is intended to stay open and accessible to the community at large during all regular park hours an may not be rented or reserved. The park is open to non-commercial, private events on a first come, first served basis. However, no single event may expressly or constructively exclude any other users or groups from enjoying and using the park. Please see the policies for complete details.