Snow Canyon State Park

Events

September 29
West Canyon Discovery Hike
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Join us on this two-mile, round trip walk with a ranger and talk about the discoveries we find along the way—you can even bring your canine pal!

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

October 5
Sunset Hike
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Explore the twilight sights and sounds of the canyon during a one-mile, round trip hike.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

October 13
Lava Land
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Join park staff for an explosive afternoon discussing cinder cones and the effect lava flows have made on shaping our canyon.  Gain a deeper understanding of our park as you discuss the canyon’s volcanic past and watch a live demonstration on cinder cone eruptions.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

October 20
Monsters in the Desert
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Gila monsters are one of the most mysterious and endangered creatures of southwest Utah.  Join Ann McLuckie, Wildlife Biologist, as she discusses the biology of these fascinating lizards.  Find out how Gila monsters are studied using radio-telemetry and try radio tracking for yourself!

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

October 26
Sunset Nature Sketch Hike
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Admire the changing colors of early evening and enjoy the magic of sketching nature on this one-mile, round trip hike.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 3
Lava Tube Hike
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Join park staff for a two-mile, round trip hike and the chance to explore the unique formations of a lava tube

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 9
Sunset Hike
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Explore the twilight sights and sounds of the canyon during a one-mile, round trip hike.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 10
Playing With Fire
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Knowing how to start and build fires is an essential part of any survival situation.  Learn about and try your hand at different techniques.  Not recommended for children under 10.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 17
Nature’s Bounty Hike
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Learn to identify traditional uses of some of Snow Canyon’s edible and medicinal plants during this 1.5-mile, round trip hike.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 23
Moonlit Hike
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Join park staff for a moonlit, two-mile round trip hike.  Enjoy the opportunity to see the canyon by moon-glow.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.

November 24
Moonlit Hike
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Join park staff for a moonlit, two-mile round trip hike.  Enjoy the opportunity to see the canyon by moon-glow.

Space is limited, registration required.  All programs are free and open to the public.  To request more information, register for a program, or receive a list of upcoming activities, please phone (435) 628-2255.