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Red Cliffs Recreation Area

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excellent easy level hike

If you are looking for a quick easy going hike this one is for you. If you want to get in the water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kirk B
West Point, Utah
Nice park for hiking and camping

This park is located between Leeds and Hurricane and wasn't crowded. Our national parks pass got... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Magnolia, Texas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a quick easy going hike this one is for you. If you want to get in the water you can. If you want to stay out of it, that's easy to do.

Thank Kirk B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is located between Leeds and Hurricane and wasn't crowded. Our national parks pass got us in free. We hiked the Red Reef trail to where the waterfall fills several pools. Unfortunately, it was late summer and the waterfall stopped flowing, but the pools...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

We sure are glad we found this little gem between Leeds and Hurricane Utah. What a beautiful place. We hiked the Red Reef Trail to the water pools and had it to ourselves. The colors in the rock formations are so pretty and the pools...More

1  Thank Rita J
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Super convenient spot for an easy hike and climb. Right off the road with great views of downtown St George. Super hot during summer days with no shade, so be prepared. Easy climb up to some great rocks for picture taking. If going to Gardens,...More

1  Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent views of the red sandstone formations with some simple easy to moderate hikes with some brilliant scenery. We did this as our first hike before trekking into Zion National Park. One word of advice tho is that the whole area is exposed to the...More

2  Thank Jared C
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Red Cliffs Rec. area encompasses areas on both sides of I-15, the east side being the largest. Red Reef trail was great. Not too long and you walk along a nice stream with some small pools. If you go up and over the first large...More

9  Thank Utah801ski
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a great park to visit, great trails, if you like photographic then this is a must for you. especially doing the Red Cliffs trail. there are about 4 trails but Red Cliff is the best (less the a mile, easy trail)

6  Thank Tonmilv
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We have hiked this area and had a lot of fun playing in the water pools as we traveled into the canyon. At the trail head they have camping spots and it is well maintained.We love it there..

2  Thank Kirk W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This trail is at the campground. The ranger had told us there was no water at this time so no waterfall to see. We hiked the trail anyway and it was still totally worth it. Great red rocks, high rock walls. It would have been...More

1  Thank CherSc
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We decided kind of last minute to take the kids down to SG to get out of the weather up North and go for a camping adventure. We read other reviews about Red Cliffs RA and decided to give it a go. Luckily we had...More

1  Thank Ben K
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Kathy R
6 September 2018|
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At the Red Cliffs campground.