Located in beautiful southwest Utah amidst mountains and canyons of raw red and orange rock terrain lies St George, a city with a rich pioneer history, Old West culture and modern day ranches. The arty and historic downtown area is alive with museums, galleries, playhouses and musical theatres. Attend the Arts Festival or an outdoor concert at the Tuacahn Amphitheater in Snow Canyon State Park. Enjoy live jazz in the park or simply find solitude in the forested mountains above the red rock desert. Known as Utah’s golf capital there are many award-winning golf courses to try with exceptional views over Zion National Park set against red canyon walls.
An Outdoor Mecca
St George lies in the northeastern-most part of the Mojave Desert and 30 minutes from the spectacular Zion National Park. Surrounded by State Parks, with over 300 days of sunshine, mild winter temperatures and incredible natural beauty, St George is a mecca for outdoor adventurers. High elevations of beautiful red rocks makes for ultimate rock-climbing experiences. Miles of paved trails surrounded by beautiful red cliffs provides hours of adventure for hikers and cyclists. Explore the area on horseback or take to the skies for an air tour or skydiving. Cool off with some watersports in the middle of the Utah Desert at one of the 3 lakes at Sand Hollow State Park, Quail Creek State Park and Gunlock State Park, an oasis in the desert. Or head to Snow Canyon’s sand dunes and hiking trails with beautiful red rock scenery. Take a scenic Drive on the Zion Park Scenic Byway, along the Virgin River to Zion National Park, for outstanding scenery and outdoor fun.
Explore the beauty and adventure of this scenic destination.