Things to Do in Saint George, Utah

Things to Do in Saint George, Utah
Saint George is a beautiful town situated in the red rocks of southwestern Utah on the precipice of some of the nation's most terrific scenery. Saint George offers a wide variety of activities that cater to everyone from the casual tourist to the hard-core adventure seeker. Here are some of the best things to see and do while visiting Saint George, Utah.

Take a Hike

Lace up your hiking boots and head to the great outdoors. St. George is the perfect place to go hiking, with Snow Canyon State Park, the Red Cliffs Desert Preserve and Zion National Park all offering miles of trails that traverse through diverse and beautiful scenery. If you don't want to hike alone consider visiting one of St. George's premier spas that offer guided hiking tours.

Catch a Play

Saint George is host to one of the most breathtaking outdoor amphitheatres, where some of the nation's best talent comes to perform. Their outdoor summer series has boasted show's such as, Aida, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Sound of Music and Annie all set against the backdrop of towering red rock cliffs that echo the music all around you.

Shop Historic Main Street

Rest from your adventures in downtown St. George. Recently renovated historic Main Street offers unique shopping, creative dining and family friendly entertainment. Buying old-fashioned candy and soda at Judd's, perusing the many eclectic shops and cooling off at the splash pad are just some of the many activities Main Street provides.

Visit the Pioneer Sites

Take a tour of St. George's past. Saint George has a storied pioneer history and several of the early homes and buildings still exist to tell their tale. Go on a free guided tour of some of St. George's earliest sites and learn of its original settlers.

Article Written By Hollie Reina

Based in St. George, Utah, Hollie Reina recently started her professional writing career writing outdoor-related articles for She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Utah.

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