Temple of Sinawava, Zion National Park, Utah

This evocative name describes the semicircular canyon that encloses this area in Zion National Park. The Temple of Sinawava is the at the end of Zion Canyon Drive and the beginning of the Riverside Walk.

Kodachrome Reproduction by Mike Roberts

The description states: TEMPLE OF SINAWAVA ZION NATIONAL PARK, UTAH Located at the upper end of the highway in Zion Canyon, the Temple of Sinawava is  natural amphitheater almost surrounded by the vertical canyon walls. The canyon floor is flower-covered and shaded by giant cottonwood trees, and from this point an oil-surfaced foot path penetrates a mile farther up the canyon to the Narrows. –This card likely dates to the 1950s.

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