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Cedar pocket exit on I-15, just north of Littlefield in the Virgin Gorge, Littlefield, AZ 86432
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Reviewed May 15, 2019

The BLM Arizona Strip Field Office announces the temporary closure of the Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area Campground beginning April 8, 2019, and continuing through August 31, 2019, for renovations of the facilities to ensure the health and safety of public land users. This is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

We did not stop at the Recreation Area. But our tour bus did drive through Virgin River Canyon/Gorge on Arizona Route 15 on our way to Las Vegas. This was yet another great experience. The rock formations and the river are striking all along the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

On the drive down I-15 the Virgin River Canyon is a nice variation, a place of beauty. A place where the road and you are in the midst of the amazing geologic scenery And there is a great little BLM campground with water taps and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area might be called “our little secret”! Thousands of people pass within a few hundred yards of this absolute gem each day, totally unaware that it exists. Interstate 15 runs from California to the US-Canadian border. Along this route, in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank wijram
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This recreation area is off hwy 15 and it is not far from the main road. You pay a small fee ($2) for using the beautiful picnic area which also has bathrooms. The campground is $8 per night or half if you have the America...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

We did not stop at the recreation area but the drive through the gorge is breathtaking. Sheer rock walls on I-15 with twisting turns and great scenery make this 15 miles of I-15 worth the drive to Vegas. Stunning. The recreational area is a nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Casey1919
Reviewed September 1, 2018

This is a stunning areas with many places to stop and walk a bit. It is very barren and stark. There are so many spectacular places in the West. But this is quite stark and barren. We drove through the area on our way to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank JoeNathan9249
Reviewed August 27, 2018

March - April are great months to visit. Desert Flower are out and temp is just right. The area is not heavy with tourist. Best Red Rock viewing in the SW. Head East or West on I-15 and North on Old 91 for great views...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jimdartt
Reviewed January 15, 2018

This place can get pretty hot by May, but in cooler weather, or if you have an A/C in an RV, this would be a nice place to camp. We merely stopped to stretch our legs while driving from Las Vegas to St. George, but...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Robert J
Reviewed June 6, 2017

We stopped at Cedar Pocket to get some good views of the Virgin River. We were there mid May, and the water was flowing pretty good. Beautiful scenery! Pretty desert flowers. We even saw a few pica and some kind of lizards with long tails.

Date of experience: May 2017
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July 25, 2018|
Response from Lisa V |
First come first serve basis.. paybiyxes with envelopes at entrance. Place is awesome. Worth the stop
April 16, 2017|
Response from rwasr1953 | Reviewed this property |
check the canyon park site