Explore Five More: An Adventure Bucket List for the Grand Circle area of Arizona, Nevada and Utah

Explore Five More | An Adventure Bucket List for the Grand Circle area of Arizona, Nevada and Utah | Visit Cedar City

This year, Parks100 is at it again with a 2017 adventure bucket list that is sure to have you venturing out of the well-traveled zone and exploring five (or 100) more! Find Parks100’s Top Twenty Adventures below, then head to parks100.com/100-adventures for the entire list of insta-worthy stops, dark sky explorations, ancient trails, dog friendly spots, scenic drives, even winter fun.

National Parks without the Crowds: Exploring Kolob Canyons

National Parks without the Crowds: Kolob Canyons in Zion National Park, Visit Cedar City

Utah’s five national parks are home to some of the state’s most incredible scenery: think Island in the Sky District in Canyonlands, or iconic Delicate Arch—featured on Utah license plates—in Arches National Park. It’s no wonder visitors from all over the world flock to these beautiful places, but sometimes it’s nice to enjoy America’s Best Idea in solitude.

5 Epic Ways to Celebrate the National Park Centennial in Southern Utah

5 Epic Ways to Celebrate the National Park Centennial

August 25, 2016 marks the National Park Centennial and throughout the year, the National Park Service has called on visitors to “Find Your Park.” The initiative celebrates of the birth of the national park system and reintroduces national parks, monuments, recreation areas and historical sites to a new generation of Americans. Find Your Park, along […]

The Secrets of Parowan Gap

The Secrets of Parowan Gap

Discover the writings of an ancient people and fossilized dinosaur tracks preserved in stone. With over 90 panels and 1,500 figures, Parowan Gap is believed to be one of the most concentrated collections of petroglyphs in the West – and one of the most accessible.   Wind, water and sand carved out this natural passageway […]

Art in the Parks

Arts in the Parks: Explore Utah's National Parks through the Eyes of Local Artists | Visit Cedar City

Are you ready to experience the colors, shapes, and structures of Southern Utah’s National Parks in a whole new way? Ready to be inspired by the way others see and interpret the beauty of the parks? The National Park Centennial celebration is bringing with it numerous opportunities to experience nature through art with exhibitions, art […]

Summer Sun Comes Out of Its Winter Home

Before groundhogs and modern-day calendars, ancient people used the movement of the Sun through uniquely aligned rock formations to tell them of the changing seasons. This Saturday, these ancient traditions are coming to life as the Summer Sun comes out of its winter home at the Parowan Gap. During the winter, as the morning sun […]

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 […]