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Dixie National Forest

Cedar City, UT
+1 800-733-5263
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A two-million acre national forest replete with natural wonders, "The Dixie" has deep canyons, fascinating rock formations, mountains, lakes and towering ponderosa pines. Visitors can hike, fish, camp or simply immerse themselves in the natural beauty.
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Took a motorcycle trip through Utah and rode through Dixie National Forest. Beautiful scenery from the rising rocky cliffs, valley floor, forests and winding curves galore...don't miss this ride!!!

1  Thank andrewpR1186BL
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The autumn leaves on the Dixie National Forest are as brilliant and colorful as you will find anywhere. When you find yourself high in the alpine meadows lined with ever green pine trees and see the splashing of the golden, red and orange aspen leaves...More

Thank ricklunt
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We stayed in Duck Creek and drove through the Dixie National Forest on our way to Bryce Canyon. It was beautiful, complete with mule deer, Bison (on a private ranch), coyotes, pronghorn antelopes and Ospreys.

Thank 108Linda
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We drove up and down from Cedar City through the Dixie Forest. We saw some four wheelers and it must be wonderful for them to be able to drive through such beauty. There are a few lakes along the way, one is Navajo Lake and...More

Thank SantaFeDiva
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We drove through Dixie National Forest on our way to Bryce Canyon. As we got close to Bryce, there were some cool tunnels made through the red rock formations that we just had to stop and photograph. Beautiful area, wish we'd had more time to...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Driving into the red rocks here is awe inspiring and truly a photographers paradise. A wonderful introduction into what is to come in Bryce Canyon.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Dixie National Forest is a around 2 million acres of protected forest in southern Utah, which overlaps and buts up against National Parks like Bryce Canyon. We recently drove through sections of this National Forest during a two week road trip and were particularly...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This area is beautiful.. Lots of pull offs for pictures keep your eyes peeled for animals .. Scenic and then some..

1  Thank donna g
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Can't be missed while traveling around Bryce. This is a beautiful forest and natural wilderness run by government. Very nice.

1  Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

While driving north out of Page, AZ on Highway 89 you will eventually come upon the turnoff to Bryce National Park, which is in Utah. Do yourself a favour and turn off to Bryce even if you can't spare the time. Drive 3 miles or...More

6  Thank woodmister
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shelley r
12 June 2016|
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Response from scorpio6737 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure service dogs are allowed. You can probably check the park website for a definite answer. Some trails at parks allow non-service dogs, some do not. Usually there are signs. :)
15 March 2016|
Response from 5sunny |
Rest of the trip plan LV to Zion Zion to page Page to Bryce Bryce to Lasvegas Hwy 14 - drive going to give different experience can have extra 1-2 hrs on hand if so.