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Virgin, Utah: Fort Zion

A goofy outdoor photo-op Wild West town, a petting zoo, and a gift shop that sells dead rattlesnakes and Frisbees shaped like cow patties.

1000 W. Hwy 9, Virgin, UT
Fort Zion. West edge of town, on the north side of UT-9.
Store Su-F 10-6:30, Sa 10-8 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Petting Zoo $2.
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Virgin Trading Post

It is a cool little Old West town and petting zoo. A lot of photo-ops. Great store also.

[Debra Durham, 05/05/2023]

The store sells some noteworthy souvenirs, including dead rattlesnakes and Frisbees shaped like cow patties.

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