Favorite Instagram-worthy Locations to Celebrate the 1st Day of Summer


The first day of summer is here and we are ready to get out and celebrate!
Share the first day of summer 2019 with your friends from one of these 5 Picture-Perfect selfie locations around Cedar City.  Visit all five for a perfect day trip to some scenic locations or pick your favorite location and make a day of it.

Be sure to tag us in your photos @visitcedarcity or #visitcedarcity and have a fantastic first day of Summer!


Cedar Breaks National Monument

Can you ask for a better view than looking into a red-rock amphitheater from 10,000 feet surrounded by quaking aspens, hiking trails, and incredible views?


View of Cedar Breaks National Monument ⠀

A post shared by Phuong Tran (@ppepero)

Parowan Gap

Dinosaur tracks, petroglyphs, and incredible sunsets all in one place? The Parowan Gap is a truly unique site and the perfect place to welcome summer.
Join experts and enthusiasts this Saturday evening at the Parowan Gap to celebrate the Summer solstice!



View of the Parowan Gap ⠀

A post shared by E. Paul Smith (@epaulsmith)


Spring Creek, Kanarraville

Hike among red-rock slot canyon walls and find your sense of wonder along this beautiful trail.
This canyon is a wilderness study area that serves as a home to various birds of prey, so keep an eye out!


View of Spring Creek, Kanarraville ⠀

A post shared by MJ Dianne (@mjdianne)


Top of the C-Trail

The view is well worth the hike! With an elevation gain of a little over 2,000 feet, this hike requires some effort, but it is well worth it.
The view from the “C Trail” on Cedar Mountain is


View of Cedar City from the C-Trail on Cedar Mountain ⠀

A post shared by Brock Twitchell (@brocktwitch)


Brian Head Peak

Another viewpoint well worth the climb is that at the top of Brian Head Peak. See if you can find a unique window at 11,307 feet elevation! @brianheadresort


View from Brian Head Peak at Brian Head Resort ⠀

A post shared by Julius Fortuna (@julius_fortuna)

No matter where you choose to celebrate the first day of summer, have fun, and remember… let WONDER be your guide.

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