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Red Cliffs National Conservation Area

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So Much Beauty, So Little Time...So, Keep Coming Back

While vacationing in St. George several years ago, we discovered this area, and made sure we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
St. Michaels, Maryland
Our local favorite.

Easy hike (the red cliffs one- on the left at the top of the picnic area). Lots of children do it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St. George, Utah
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While vacationing in St. George several years ago, we discovered this area, and made sure we returned during our recent vacation.This area is huge, full of canyons, desert, rocks, and colors like you won't see anywhere else (well, maybe Bryce and Zion, etc.) and it's...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy hike (the red cliffs one- on the left at the top of the picnic area). Lots of children do it and also dogs can be taken on a leash. This is our favorite to take people when they come to St. George and want...More

Thank mi3ander
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This was a nice, quiet, less touristy or people place to go and explore. Saw some lizards and horse tracks. The scenery is nice and trails are not bad.

1  Thank jhd28
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Short distance off road. $6 parking little hikes everywhere. One of the few hikes for dogs. Campground, bouldering, caves, great picture taking places, go in late afternoon. Spring waters you may find Polly wogs so bring a Tupperware. Fire pit, many times free wood lying...More

3  Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The red cliffs are beautiful but I wish we saw them BEFORE we saw all of the Canyons, as they were just not as dramatic after we visited Red rock, Grand Canyon, Bryce, and Zion!

2  Thank Mssftnss
Reviewed 11 May 2018

My husband and I hiked here about 4 times while camping in this area recently. It was my absolute favorite which is why we returned so many times. I found it beautiful, quiet and so peaceful. Especially compared to the business of Zion. If you...More

3  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 6 May 2018

These cliffs are red. This is a great park. Located just north of St George. There are some beautiful rock formations. There is a bike path along the road. it is a nice ride but very hilly. Go early in the day to beat the...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Wife and I visited for a couples getaway, had great trails and amazing scenery. We stopped her a day before going to Zion National Park; so expected more than we saw. But; honestly was my fault; I expected it to have more like Zion But...More

1  Thank MrSouth75
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Many hikes here .Take your time and enjoy the panoramic views,easy to trip if you’re not watching where you are walking.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We have only seen a small portion of this park but it is beautiful. Rock climbing at Chuckwalla was fantastic.

1  Thank Kent K
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24 May 2016|
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
It depends a bit on where you are staying in St. George. There is a good bit of hiking and there is public transportation (SunTrans bus) that will take you very close to trailheads. You can get on SunTran at many different... More
5 November 2015|
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Response from MoniSoUt | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but they must be on leash at all times.
26 June 2015|
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Response from MoniSoUt | Reviewed this property |
Since this area only receives one snowfall a year or so it doesn't get any precipitation from the snow-pack since there is no snow-pack. The river is rather shallow compared to others in the area, and only rises a bit during... More