Score the perfect Christmas tree on a Christmas Chopping Trip!

Take a Christmas Chopping Trip CEDAR CITY, UT – Start this holiday season out with a family outing to find the perfect Christmas tree for your home.  This is the PERFECT family adventure to get outside, play in the snow, drink hot cocoa, and adventure our beautiful backyard.  Christmas tree cutting is a tradition of […]


When planning your vacation to southern Utah, many factors come into play when building your itinerary.  Are you bringing children?  What kind of family activities are there? What trails are kid-friendly?  And, for many, can we bring the dog along?  Cedar City prides itself in being a family friendly destination.  In doing so, Cedar City […]

Drive Southern Utah’s Beautiful Fall Color Loop this Fall

As the weather starts to cool, the area around Cedar City prepares to put on a dramatic show. With a backdrop of striking red rocks and southern Utah’s national parks, Cedar City provides an unmatched destination for of fall foliage viewing. Rated as one of the “Top Eight Unique Destinations to View Fall Colors” by […]

Get out and enjoy the southern Utah snow before it melts away

Get out and enjoy the southern Utah snow before it melts away! With spring quickly approaching, winter withdrawals may be starting to set in.  Fortunately, recent snow storms have provided Brian Head Resort, and Dixie National Forest – near Cedar City, Utah – with plenty of that fluffy white stuff to go around for a […]

Three Refreshing Hikes to Cool-off the Kids this Summer

Hiking in Southern Utah is a great way to explore the region and experience the beautiful scenery. Trails in and around Cedar City include everything from arches to hoodoos, ancient forests, narrow canyons and majestic overlooks. As the summer heats up (the kids start to get bored), we are all looking for ways to cool-off […]

Venture Out of the Well-Traveled Zone & Explore Five More™

Written By Kenzie Lundberg 2016 marks the Centennial of the National Parks Service and throughout the year, NPS will engage in a broad public campaign called “Find Your Park” to reintroduce national parks, monuments, recreation areas and historical sites to a new generation of Americans. Parks100, along with the Cedar City • Brian Head Tourism […]

Adventure with the Iron County GeoTour

The Cedar City • Brian Head Tourism Bureau has partnered with the Utah Office of Tourism in their Life Elevated® GeoTour of Utah  to encourage additional visitation and exploration throughout the state.  “The Utah GeoTour is very much in line with our mission to increase visitation here in Iron County and opens up a whole new […]