The Thunderbird Golf Course is located on the east side of Zion National Park. The course is a creative and well manicured nine-hole executive course nestled in the gorgeous mountains of Mount Carmel Junction. Besides the sand traps, two water hazards and a Texas sand trap the course offers a variety of obstacles. Low green fees! Vacation Golf Packages. Escape the summer heat of Saint George and Las Vegas and join us for relaxing golf amid the beautiful Mount Carmel mountains.