Cedar City, UT Trails and Parks

Cedar City has 39 trails in the vicinity, including 17 hiking trails and 13 for mountain biking. These trails range from 1 to 62.4 miles in length. The most popular trails are Zion Narrows Trail, West Rim Trail, Zion Canyon and Thunder Mountain Trail. Trails.com member Breck T. recently completed Kolob Arch.
  • Zion Narrows TrailView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  12.5 hours
    •  17.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This is probably the best known hike in Utah. The watery North Fork Virgin River Canyon offers a welcome respite from Southern Utah’s hot summer ...

  • Thunder Mountain TrailView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  3 hours
    •  14.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Located 65 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: The trails in Bryce Canyon National Park are closed o bikes, but this great ride descends singletrack ...

  • Virgin River Rim TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  33 miles
    •  Guide

    The Virgin River Rim Trail (VRRT) is one of the newest trails in the Dixie National Forest and has instantly become a new-found classic. The ...

  • West Rim Trail, Zion CanyonView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  8 hours
    •  15.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The diversity of this hike, combined with the magnificent views of Zion Canyon from the West Rim, make it one of the most enjoyable trails in ...

  • East Rim Trail, Zion CanyonView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  10 hours
    •  16.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Zion National Park is probably the best all around hiking area in the state of Utah. The trails here are very popular, so if it is solitude you ...

  • Cedar Breaks Scenic BywayView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    A 6-mile drive with riveting views of the cliffs and amphitheaters of Cedar Breaks National Monument. Cedar Breaks Scenic Byway combines a unique ...

  • Cedar Breaks Bottoms (Dixie National Forest)View Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  5-6 hours
    •  8.9 miles
    •  Guide

    A backpack route that begins at Crystal Spring in Dixie National Forest and ends in Cedar Breaks National Monument with several trail options. ...

  • Kolob Road DriveView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    •  Easy
    •  2 hours
    •  48.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This picturesque drive through a range of plant zones, including grassy hills, pinyon-juniper woodlands and forests of aspen, fir and towering ...

  • Ashdown Gorge Wilderness TrailsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  15.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Ashdown Gorge is a small but unique wilderness area next door to Cedar Breaks National Monument. Locals use the area during the hunting season, ...

  • Navajo Lake LoopView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  3 hours
    •  11.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 23 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: A very scenic loop around Navajo Lake that passes through a rugged lava flow. The ride ...

  • Kolob ArchView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    •  One day to overnight
    •  14.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A long day hike or overnighter into the Kolob Canyons section of Zion National Park. Along the way you’ll enjoy dramatic views of the Finger ...

  • Markagunt Scenic BywayView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  40 miles
    •  Guide

    A 40-mile highway across the Markagunt Plateau, with stunning views, lakes, and wilderness. The Markagunt (MAR-ka-gunt) Scenic Byway traverses ...

  • Ashdown GorgeView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  6 to 8 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The narrow gorge extends for several miles, exiting the narrow section just upcanyon from your car at the lower parking area. You’ll spend much ...

  • Rattlesnake Creek - Ashdown Gorge TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  6 hours
    •  9.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This diverse hike has something for almost everyone-from high alpine wilderness to a walk through a narrow limestone river gorge. There are also ...

  • Kane County - Unnamed Peak (Andy Nelson Peak)View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    “Terrible and beautiful wasteland…. Colored by every color of the spectrum…. Sculpted by sandblast winds…. Carved, broken and split by canyons ...

  • Blowhard MountainView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  3 hours
    •  11.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 13 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: A technical trail for expert riders, this trail skirts the edge of Ashdown Gorge Wilderness, ...

  • Red MountainView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 1 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: Challenging singletrack that is easily accessible from town. A good ride during the cooler ...

  • Strawberry Point LoopView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  4 hours
    •  14.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 34 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: Excellent views from the Virgin River Rim; challenging singletrack. Tread: 5.9 miles on ...

  • Ice Cave LoopView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  3 hours
    •  11.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail, a wide singletrack, climbs parallel to the road. After about a mile the climb moderates. Watch for an amphitheater in the Pink Cliffs; ...

  • Cascade Falls LoopView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  4 hours
    •  16.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Located about 29 miles east of Cedar City. Highlights: Spectacular, panoramic views of the Pink Cliffs and Zion National Park. Tread: 11.9 miles ...

  • Newcastle ReservoirView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Fishing  
    •  Guide

    Newcastle has a boat ramp and restrooms. Although the shoreline is owned by the Newcastle Irrigation Company, public access is unrestricted. ...

  • Duck Creek Springs LakeView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Fishing  
    •  Guide

    Duck Creek Springs gets a lot of local pressure as well as anglers from nearby states. The lake is stocked regularly with catchable rainbows ...

  • Navajo LakeView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Fishing  
    •  Guide

    The scenery and cool high alpine setting is the big draw at Navajo Lake, a popular place for southern Utah and Las Vegas residents to escape ...

  • Kanarra Creek TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Hiking  
    •  3-4 hours
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Like all slot canyons, the one that the Kanarra Creek Trail runs through is pretty cool. It is even more so than many because water ?ows through ...

  • Iron Mountains ChallengeView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cedar City, UT

    • Road Biking  
    •  62.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a 62.4-mile out-and-back ride along flat and hilly terrain. The ride starts and finishes in Cedar City, venturing into the Iron Mountains ...