15 Fall Activities in Cedar City

Fall in Cedar City offers an abundance of activities to explore and celebrate Cedar City’s heritage; from festivals to local favorites, there is plenty to do before the weather turns cold.    Visit a Pumpkin Patch Is there anything that says fall more than a visit to a pumpkin patch? Cedar City is fortunate to […]

Fall in Love with Cedar City This Season

    Immerse yourself in a world of wonder as the area surrounding Cedar City puts on a dazzling show; dressed in their fall finest. Until those fall colors decide to show there are plenty of ways to get-your-fall-on in Cedar City while keeping a close eye on those changing leaves! Enjoy the comforts of […]

Why Visit Cedar City this Fall?

Fall in love with Iron County as you take in the dazzling spectacle of fall colors put on by the area surrounding Cedar City.  As the temperatures start to cool and the colors start to shift Cedar City becomes a must see destination on any fall enthusiast’s bucket list. Rated as one of the “Top […]

Top 5 Things to do at Navajo Lake

  Recreate among the lava beds and swim among the clouds at Navajo Lake, Dixie National Forest. The Navajo Lake recreation area is located atop Cedar Mountain (approximately 25 miles east of Cedar City). This pristine lake was originally known to the Paiutes as “Pa-Cu-Ay”, meaning “Cloud Lake”. Early pioneer settlers gave it its present […]

Cedar Breaks National Monument’s Wildflower Festival

    Written by Kenzie Lundberg, 2017     In the heart of Southern Utah’s national parks, Cedar Breaks National Monument is tucked in the mountains just east of Cedar City. High atop the Markagunt Plateau, this giant amphitheater is over 2,500 feet deep and more than three miles across. Formed by an abundance of minerals, the colorful […]

Starting Spring in Cedar City on the Right Foot

  Things to do once the warm weather hits There may still be snow in the forecast but we see hints of green and are ready to get out and play! With something for every adventurer, Cedar City is the perfect place to spend springtime and we can’t wait to show you around. Check out […]

Hike Among Traces of the Ancients at the Mysterious Parowan Gap

  Just north of Cedar City, Utah, on the edge of the Great Basin is a piece of rising desert prairie. At the center of this red uplift, water from an ancient stream cut a narrow path through the sandstone. Eventually the stream vanished and the wind picked up where the water left off, whittling […]

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 […]