Length: 4.2 miles one way
Description: 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. Fall is a great time to do this hike because of the fabulous fall colors.
Have someone drop you off at the trailhead, and meet you at the end of the hike. To reach the trailhead, drive east from Cedar City following Hwy 14. Five miles into the canyon, turn right on to the Kolob Reservoir Road. Follow that road for 4.6 miles to the signed parking area/trailhead.
Follow the well-marked trail down to the edge of the city. It is mostly downhill, and steep in spots. You’ll drop about 1130 feet over the route. The trail ends at the parking lot at 820 South 300 East, in Cedar City. This trail is popular with mountain bikers. It is a fast, exciting ride, with options to make it a loop.