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Beautiful small national monument

This park was awesome. The views were fantastic. The colors so vivid. Short trails. Short in... read more

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kivec
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Breath taking scenery

Cedar Breaks National Monument is absolutely breath taking. Unbelievable geology and formations... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Scott A
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A smaller version of Bryce Canyon, this 2,500-foot deep basin filled with strange limestone formations in a vivid array of colors and hues offers breathtaking views on a five-mile drive along the rim. This naturally formed amphitheater has guided...more
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State Highway 143, Cedar City, UT 84720
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Reviewed yesterday

This park was awesome. The views were fantastic. The colors so vivid. Short trails. Short in the park drive. Well worth the visit.

Thank kivec
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cedar Breaks National Monument is absolutely breath taking. Unbelievable geology and formations. Beautiful colors and so stunning. There are many other fantastic National and State parks in the area. Utah is absolutely Beautiful and Fantastic to visit. We will be back many times to visit...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must see this if you’re in the area. One of the most beautiful and awesome areas I’ve ever seen. Great views from pull-offs.

Thank Johna F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started the day out of Hurricane, UT and tried to get into Zion. The crowds were horrible with no parking anywhere. Cars are not allowed on the scenic drive, only the park shuttle which does not allow pets. Decided to make the 90 minute drive...More

1  Thank donfarrell911
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I've lived in Utah for over 40 years, this was my 1st visit. Planning to return soon as rain curtailed our planned hikes.

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by the Cedar Breaks Monument while enjoying a weekend getaway in Brian Head. This National Park destination is only about a five mile drive past Brian Head, right off highway 143. We went at sunset with our young children and the views were amazing....More

1  Thank Liselle D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hiked here on two separate days and each hike was awe inspiring!!! The wildflowers, the trees, and the geology have to be seen to believe. Definitely a must do in Utah!

1  Thank Ken F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were able to go to cedar breaks and I highly recommend it. There is small and big hikes. Well worth the stop. This is a hidden gem!

1  Thank may2009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice views. When you are this close to wandering if you should stop or not.... thank about this, If you drive on by you will always wonder what you would of seen.. Oh shoot, just go see it and maybe you too can say,...More

2  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cedar Breaks National Park is 76 miles east of Cedar City, Utah and well worth the trip. The color in the pinnacles are a spectacle winner and the tail are well worth spending all day but take lots of water or buy it there. Cedar...More

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JBRetired
April 21, 2018|
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Response from CrankingChick | Reviewed this property |
Most of the trails start along UT148, which is a paved road. Check the park website to see if the road is open before you go. The park is at a high elevation and gets a lot of snow; UT148 won't be open until the snow is... More
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Swan L
March 31, 2018|
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Response from tetonhiker4141 | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on how much rain we get over the summer. The moisture in the leaves can make a spectacular fall, or a dry brown fall. Both weekends would work. Everything depends on the weather! Sorry.
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dickmetz20
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Brenda B |
Weather is very unpredictable at this time of year. We had some family venture up to Cedar Breaks a couple weeks ago. The weather was fine in Cedar Valley but they encountered heavy snow on their way up the mountain, tried... More
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