Hiking Near Cedar City, Brian Head, Cedar Breaks

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There are excellent hiking trails in the mountains around Cedar City. This area includes the Kolob Canyons section of Zion National Park, where you will find fun canyon hikes with Zion's impressive scenery. The list below features most trails inthe Cedar area. See this page for trails within Zion Park.

Alpine Pond Nature Trail Easy
This easy loop trail runs through the forest and along the rim of Cedar Breaks National Monument, providing outstanding views of the “Breaks.” You...(more)

Bristlecone Pine Trail Easy
This loop hike runs through a stand of Bristlecone Pine trees on Cedar Mountain, east of Cedar City. Bristlecones are the oldest living organisms on e...(more)

C-Trail Strenuous
This steep trail runs down the face of Cedar Mountain, from a the C-Overlook down to the edge of town. It offers beautiful views out over the valley....(more)

Cascade Falls Easy
This easy trail leads to a vista overlooking Cascade Falls, on Cedar Mountain. The trail also provides great views out over Kolob Terrace and Zion Nat...(more)

Cedar Canyon Walking Trail Easy
This is a paved walking trail along the banks of Coal Creek, on the east side of Cedar city. It runs from the Baseball fields through the Canyon Parks...(more)

Henderson Hill Moderate
This trail is located in Dixie National Forest east of Parowan. It runs from the Yankee Meadow Road up to a natural spring, and then up to the top of...(more)

Kanarra Creek Canyon Moderate
Kanarra Creek offers a fun slot canyon hike in a very photogenic canyon just outside the Kolob Canyons section of Zion National Park. Access is easy,...(more)

Rattlesnake Creek Trail Strenuous
This steep, rugged trail cuts through the Ashdown Gorge Wilderness Area below Cedar Breaks National Monument. The trail is not maintained and is not w...(more)

Spectra Point/Ramparts Overlook Trail Moderate
This hike follows the rim of Cedar Breaks National Monument, providing spectacular views in all directions. The trail approaches an elevation of 10...(more)

Spring Creek Canyon Moderate
This is an easy hike into a beautiful slot canyon located just outside the Kolob Canyons area of Zion National Park. It provides a taste of canyoneeri...(more)

Twisted Forest Moderate
This hike offers up close views of ancient Bristlecone Pine trees and fabulous vistas above Cedar Breaks National Monument. It is located in Dixie Nat...(more)

Vermillion Castle Moderate
This trail runs through red rock hoodoos to an overlook offering scenic views into the Noah's Ark formation on Cedar Mountain. Most of the mountain is...(more)

Virgin River Rim Trail Moderate
This trail connects several popular points in Cedar Canyon and on Cedar Mountain, east of Cedar City. The trail runs for 32 miles. Enthusiasts can hik...(more)

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