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A two-million acre national forest replete with natural wonders, "The Dixie" has deep canyons, fascinating rock formations, mountains, lakes and towering ponderosa pines. Visitors can hike, fish, camp or simply immerse themselves in the natural...more
Cedar City, UT
+1 800-733-5263
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Okay - check out the Australia movie the Castle. Google the serenity. Stopping at the pull over of the Dixie Park sign, take in the ‘serenity’. I imagined it, I loved it, I will never forget it. It’s a 5 min stop - please don’t...More

Thank CavesAnna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't much care for Yellow or Orange as colours go - BUT this personal dislike did not detract as I marvelled at the beauty that nature had created. A very unusual & very beautiful landscape. We were both blown away with what we saw before...More

Thank valericl2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You want Great views? Will you found them. We love all that nature has to offer and this is no exception to that rule. You will agree... we hope.lol Enjoy, we did.

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing....went from bryce to cedar springs....going all the way through Dixie park. You will not be dissatisfied with anything. No traffic and parking all over.

Thank jerod b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving in and out of DNF all the time while going to National Parks and Monuments. Enjoyed it even though it wasn’t actually on our itinerary from the beginning. Appears like it’s greatly utilized by hikers and hunters alike. Saw much wildlife and...More

Thank Marlin M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Drive trough the Dixie Forest on our way to Bryce from Arches . So glad we did ! Beautiful views everywhere, cool air and lots of pine forests . The drive gets up to around 9,000 feet at the summit but the drive is not...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The heck with the Famous Parks Dixie National is amazing and they allow dogs! Awesome trails, beautiful sights and very helpful staff at the ranger station in Red Canyon. We will be back.

Thank Jolene M
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Excellent forest with lots of very good trails and beautiful vistas. I really enjoyed all the wildflowers in the meadows.

Thank sabimax
Reviewed July 25, 2018

This is one of the most beautiful drives in Utah. The temperature drops the higher you go. It was 77 in Cedar City and 59 at Cedar Breaks on July 22! It warmed up some but take a jacket and an umbrella or rain jacket...More

Thank Kaye N
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Take a slow drive through the Dixie Forest and enjoy all the beauty of Mother Nature. The views are stunning and should be savored.

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July 8, 2018|
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Response from jg3arrow | Reviewed this property |
The road between Brian Head and Parowan was closed in early July by a major mudslide.
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March 15, 2018|
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Response from Tomcod | Reviewed this property |
Southwestern Utah was called "Dixie" by the Mormon pioneers, because it was so much warmer than Salt Lake City. This reminded the pioneers of the Southern States, which were warmer than the Northern States, and this part of... More