Snow Canyon State Park

Events

September 14
Canyon Sunrise Tribute
6:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.

From stars to sun’s first ray, watch the magic of a new day unfold!  Catch Orion before he retires and welcome the sun as it begins its climb above our canyon walls.

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.

September 21
Lava Land
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 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.

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.

September 27
Scorpion Search
7:45 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to see a scorpion up close?  Join us to learn more about these amazing creatures and search for resident scorpions!

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 4
Sunset Hike 
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Explore the twilight sights and sounds of the canyon during a 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.

October 11
Moonlit Hike
8:00 p.m. to 9:30 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.

October 12
Moonlit Hike
8:30 p.m. to 10:00 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.

October 19
Orionid Meteor Shower
5:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.

Join us on this early morning adventure as we scan the pre-dawn sky for signs of the Orionid meteor shower!  BYOC (Bring Your Own Coffee).

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
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.

November 1
Sunset Hike 
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Explore the twilight sights and sounds of the canyon during a 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 8
Moonlit Hike
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 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.

November 9
Moonlit Hike
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 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.

November 16
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 23
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 abut the discoveries we make 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.

November 30
Nature’s Bounty
9:00 a.m. to 10:30 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.