Checkerboard Mesa is an aptly named mesa near the east entrance of Zion National Park with a pattern that resembles a checkerboard. This is a great spot to stop off on the Zion Mt Carmel Highway Scenic Drive to soak in the stunning desert views.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit checkerboard mesa is near sunset to watch the light sweep across the mesa.
Things to Note
Checkerboard Mesa is located near the East Entrance of Zion National Park about 45mins driving from Springdale.
Checkerboard Mesa | Zion National Park, Utah
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