ST. GEORGE, Utah (ABC4) – The National Scenic Byway Foundation is officially announcing State Route 9, the road leading to Zion National Park, as a National Scenic Byway. On February 17, the National Scenic Byway Foundation in coordination with the Federal Highway Administration named SR-9 between La Verkin and the Zion National Park east entrance as one of 34 newly designated National Scenic Byways and All-American Byways across the United States.