Snow Canyon State Park


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Snow Canyon State Park


Location:8 miles north of Saint George on Hwy 18.
Facilities:29 campsites, group camp, electrical hookups, showers, modern restrooms (é), picnic areas, group pavilion, hiking trails, bike trails, bridle trails, visitor center.
Activities:Camping, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, wildlife observation.
Special Features:A remote desert park in southern Utah, Snow Canyon's spectacular landscape includes a rugged mix of red rock, black lava rock, and serpentine sandy washes. The canyon is named for Mormon pioneers Lorenzo and Erastus Snow--not for its winters, which are usually quite mild.
Address:1002 Snow Canyon Dr
Ivins, UT 84738

Phone:435-628-2255
Web: www.stateparks.utah.gov/park/index.php?id=SNSP
Size: 7,100 acres. Elevation: 4,875 feet.

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