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Snow Canyon State Park

1002 N. Snow Canyon Road, UT 84738
+1 435-628-2255
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Nature's Amusement Park

Zion National Park is the international attraction that brings folks to this area and it truly is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Los Angeles, California
A Surprise Find!

This State Park is not to be missed, perhaps even nicer than Zion National Park. It is less... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Columbia, Maryland
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1002 N. Snow Canyon Road, UT 84738
+1 435-628-2255

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Zion National Park is the international attraction that brings folks to this area and it truly is worth a trip from anywhere. But a visit to Snow Canyon State park is a must addition. From slot canyons to box canyons, sand dunes, lava tubes, and...More

Thank valtraveler10
Reviewed 1 week ago

This State Park is not to be missed, perhaps even nicer than Zion National Park. It is less crowded and the sandstone rock formations are very unique.

Thank FamilyH5000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snow Canyon is a hidden gem just a short drive out of St. George, Utah. The park features red and white sandstone rock formations, lava tubes, petrified sand dunes, and slot canyons. The trails are very well marked, and range from easy to difficult. The...More

1  Thank Johann D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Utah State Park is a real treasure! It has beautiful “red rock” scenery, nice hiking trails (two with dogs allowed), and it is a nice place for a bicycle ride. This park is not as well known as the big names in the area,...More

Thank Roger R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located just north of downtown St. George, UT. We were in the state to take in the Mighty 5 national parks, but this little state park is also worth seeing. The petrified sand dunes were really amazing. We didn't have much time so we did...More

1  Thank kathyc20152015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was in St. George for the Huntsman's Games. Snow Canyon was only a 20 minute drive from my motel so I spent a couple of hours between games driving & stopping thru the park taking photos. I can only imagine what Zion & Bryce...More

Thank memse
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Snow Canyon is just north of St. George, Ut. It was a must do during our trip, but I was disappointed Since my husband and I are not hikers, we only experience a place from the car. While the park is beautiful, it is also...More

1  Thank ct782
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Snow Canyon State Park just a little north of downtown St. George is a little talked about INCREDIBLY BEAUTIFUL Utah State Park. The history it represents, the scenery, the hiking. It is the perfect place 2 B in St George! I concur with virtually every...More

Thank 2015tanuki
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We spent about a half a day here. We did the Butterfly trail and the Hidden Pinyon trail. The Butterfly trail took us to a small lava tube, we climbed down in and there was a small cave you could explore. Also there was an...More

Thank Allyn M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

spent 1/2 day here and could have more time there. Lots to see and do if you like to hike. Has some great picture opportunities also

Thank Edmund1138
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Buzz F
20 June 2017|
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Response from Allan_Journeys | Reviewed this property |
Hi I was in this park on several occasions last May and June and I never encountered anything dangerous. I saw a lot of rabbits and birds, but no snakes. And while there are probably some in the park, during 6 or 7 hiking... More
Patrick S
26 April 2017|
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Response from Yellow V | Reviewed this property |
Like 6 miles, it's in Ivins. Use the South entrance off of snow canyon drive.
Stgd D
26 February 2017|
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Response from Kirsten M | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't that long. I would say no more than a half hour, more likely less.