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Covered Wagon #1 Between Zion and Bryce

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1 bedroom, Internet, bed sheets
Balcony
Fireplace
1 bedroom, Internet, bed sheets
Hair dryer

Overview of Covered Wagon #1 Between Zion and Bryce

Covered Wagon #1 Between Zion and Bryce

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAlton Amphitheater16 min drive
  • Popular LocationMammoth Cave35 min drive
  • Popular LocationDon Spring Mountain36 min drive
  • AirportKanab, UT (KNB)45 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Covered Wagon #1 Between Zion and Bryce

Vacation home in Alton with fireplace
Visiting Zion and Bryce while staying in a Conestoga wagon is unique, spiritual and down right exciting. WhisperingPines Glamping Resort allows you to do it with all the luxuries and conveniences of the 21st century. Along with staying in our comfortable wagons, our guests enjoy all the activities we provide such as a horse shoe pit, many hammocks for reading and relaxing, 2 separate waterfalls and streams for the kids to play in. A 4,000 sqft grassy lawn to play soccer and volley ball.

The Space:
Experience the Wild West in Luxury!

When you think of Western United States, you think of the early pioneer settlers. Rolling below the beautiful cliffs of Zion and Bryce, our pioneer ancestors experienced the simple yet breathtaking landscapes through the windows of their covered wagons.

Enjoying these beautiful parks while staying in a Conestoga wagon is unique, spiritual and down right exciting. WhisperingPines Glamping Resort allows you to do it with all the luxuries and conveniences of the 21st century.

Whispering Pines Glamping Resort is easily accessed off HWY 89, perfectly located only 35 min from Zion National Park and 40 min from Bryce Canyon. (Right in the Middle)

WP Resort currently has 4 Conestoga Wagons located in the most beautiful valley.
After entering through our unique gate, you will meander 1/2 mile under towering Ponderosa Pines, through our flowing grassy meadow, below the white cliffs, past grazing mule deer up into our hidden getaway full of waterfalls, manicured bluegrass sod and old time relics from past.

Our Wagons are great for couples, solo adventurers, small families and even large family reunions. If your family is larger than 18 individuals, we have a large grass lawn for pitching tents and additional parking areas for campers as well.

1. Each wagon sleeps 4 with 1 king bed and 1 bunk bed (One of our wagons sleeps 6: 1 king bed and 2 bunk beds)

2. There is no water in the wagons, but you will be within 50 feet of a water hydrant and your private bath and shower room.

3. Each private bathroom has a shower, sink, toilet and heater. Towels will be provided.

4. Each wagon has a small refrigerator, a microwave, Coffee maker, BBQ grill, picnic table and a fire ring.

Along with the national parks, our guests enjoy all the activities we provide such as a horse shoe pit, many hammocks for reading and relaxing, 2 separate waterfalls and streams for the kids to play in. A 4,000 sqft grassy lawn to play soccer and volley ball. We also have a basketball hoop, a trampoline, a large swing, a tomahawk throw (adult supervision needed) a tree hut with kitchen for the little ones, beautiful hills for hiking, and a huge meadow for flying kites and playing kick ball. We even have special fairy huts and lightning bugs in the trees bringing that fun magical atmosphere.

The large grassy meadow lying beneath the white cliffs is always full of grazing mule deer. Make sure to bring your binoculars so you can see them up close.

We have gone to great lengths to display some of the original history of our valley. The site is carefully decorated with original features such as the two seater out house used by Old Grandpa Tom and his wife. Also, Seamans Canyon was originally homesteaded by John and Alice Seaman in the mid 1800 s. They had a lumber mill. We found their big pile of scrap wood and have made some neat displays of items commonl to get out of the heat of Zion and Bryce for he evening. But it can also get a little chilly at night. Spring and Fall weather can be a little more wet and chilly as well so be prepared with warm jackets. We do provide gas heaters and electric blankets inside the wagon and the private bathrooms.) ABOUT US, THE BARRICK FAMILY -(Fun History) 2016, Dr. Robert Barrick and Family of 6 kids left their 6000 sqft home on the golf course in Cedar City, and moved into a 700 sqft, 1960 s hunting cabin off the grid. At the time, it only had one bedroom and a loft. With a record breaking winter (350% of normal) the Barricks grew close as a family and learned how to do hard things as they labored together to help build what you see today as Whispering Pines.That first year proved to be a defining and character building time for them all. From their generator shed burning down leaving them with little power for over a month, to their daughter being attacked by a bear and courageously chasing it off the mountain. The Barricks had a year to remember.As you sit and watch the deer peacefully graze out into the meadow, you can hear the wind whisper through the pines. Listen closely and you will hear Ol Tom Haycock welcoming you to his cherished valley. Grocery stores are 20 min away so make sure to stop at a grocery store on your way in. Coming from the North, shop at Panguitch, Coming from the south, shop at Terry s or Family Dollar in Orderville. If coming from Cedar City, shop in Cedar city.There is a gas station only 2 min away that provides your normal gas station food along with some pretty good steak burgers, chicken wings, and hotdogs. If you are wanting to eat out, I suggest traveling 15 min to Duck Creek village where there is a great deli called Martin s Corner Deli. Hatch also has the Cafe Adobe (closed Sundays and Mondays and close sometimes at 7pm) so go early. Orderville has a great german bakery and a pizza place.Guest Access:Whispering Pines is a 250 acre piece surrounded by Forest. Guests are welcome to hike the hills around camp.Interaction with Guests:Throughout the week we will occasionally have fireside songs and history of the area. We are excited to get to know all of our guests. If you want to hang to yourself, that's just fine.The Neighborhood:Complete seclusion (except other guests). Private Gate. Towering Ponderosa Pines, Large meadows full of Deer.Other Things to Note:(Remember this property is at 7200 ft elevation. It's the perfect elevation to get out of the heat of Zion and Bryce for he evening. But it can also get a little chilly at night. Spring and Fall weather can be a little more wet and chilly as well so be prepared with warm jackets. We do provide gas heaters and electric blankets inside the wagon and the private bathrooms.) Our entrance on HWY 89 has a locked gate with a keypad. You will receive the entrance code after booking.There is a gas station 2 miles away with basic foods like Hamburgers and hotdogs.Groceries are located 15 miles south in Orderville. If you are coming from the North, shop in Panguitch. If you are coming from Cedar City, shop in Cedar. If you are coming from the south, shop in Kanab or Orderville.House Rules:• No smoking• No pets• Check-in is anytime after 3:00 PM
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and hair dryers.

Property manager

Robert Barrick

Property amenities

Internet

  • Internet access

Bedrooms

  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace

Laundry

  • Washing machine and dryer

Comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

General

  • Sleeps 4

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

Pioneer Paradise Conestoga Wagon 1 Between Zion Bryce Canyon
Covered Wagons Midway Zion Bryce House Alton
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About this area

Alton

This vacation home is located in Alton. Alton Amphitheater and Mammoth Cave are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Dixie National Forest and Don Spring Mountain.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Alton Amphitheater - 16 min drive
  • Cascade Falls - 32 min drive
  • Navajo Lake - 34 min drive
  • Mammoth Cave - 35 min drive
  • Don Spring Mountain - 36 min drive

Frequently asked questions

4.8
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 3 out of 4 reviews
5 - Excellent 75%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 4 reviews
4 - Good 25%
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Amenities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
This place is excellent! By far the most peaceful and relaxing vacation I've had. The wagon is so unique and super clean. Staff are very friendly and accommodating. We'll definitely come back again :)
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Comfortable camping with the amenities!
Staying in the covered wagon was awesome! We were welcomed by a nice young man when we arrived who made sure we had everything we needed. We had the comforts of home......king size bed with heater blankets....bunk beds, microwave, fridge, Coffee maker, grill, own camp fire area, solar lanterns outside, heater, firewood, private bath and shower. Everything is decorated and built top notch inside and out. The property is so nice, many acres of woods and peace and quiet. Rob and Christy are great hosts along with their entire family. Everything was so clean. We were privileged to have the family do a little concert with song and music around the bon fire one night which even included marshmallows. It was hard to leave such a peaceful and nice place. This was a great place to stay for our visits to Bryce and Zion for a few days. We looked forward to coming back every night. Hospitality was great!

4/5 Good

This was a quiet place to get away.
The owners were very attentive and helpful to make our stay the best possible.

5/5 Excellent

Amazing campsite
Girlfriend and I stayed in one of the covered wagons during a trip out west. It was our favorite place we stayed at during the course ofour entire trip and wish we could have stayed there longer. 10/10, we highly reccomend the property and will stay there again next time we are in the area.