Snow Canyon State Park

Events

In efforts to reduce transmission of COVID-19, all interpretive programs are cancelled for the remainder of the month of April until further notice.

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April 3
Scorpion Search
8:15 p.m. to 9:30 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.

April 11
Nature’s Bounty
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.

April 17
Up in the Night:  Intro to Bats
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Eighteen species of bats reside in Utah–sixteen of these call Washington County home.  They are creatures so sophisticated and so misunderstood!  Join Keith Day, Wildlife Biologist, and learn more about bats and who’s “up in the night”!  Presentation- 6:00-7:00 pm.; Demo- 7:30-8:30 pm.

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.

April 25
Morning Sketchwalk
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Admire the morning glow of the canyon and enjoy the magic of sketching nature–especially spring wildflowers–on this short stroll.

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.

May 1
West Canyon Discovery Hike
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join us on this two-mile, round trip walk with a ranger and talk about 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.

May 8
Desert Reptile Awareness- Presentation
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Are you aware that Southern Utah has the greatest number of reptiles in the state because it is in a transition zone between the Mojave Desert, Great Basin Desert, and the Colorado Plateau?  Join Ann McLuckie, Wildlife Biologist, and learn more about their unique desert adaptations during an evening presentation.  Next day, join us on a morning hike and look for signs of reptiles!

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.

May 9
Desert Reptile Awareness- Hike
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Are you aware that Southern Utah has the greatest number of reptiles in the state because it is in a transition zone between the Mojave Desert, Great Basin Desert, and the Colorado Plateau?  Join Ann McLuckie, Wildlife Biologist, and learn more about their unique desert adaptations.  Join us on a morning hike and look for signs of reptiles!

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.

May 15
Sunset Hike
8:00 p.m. to 9:30 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.

May 22
Evening Sketchwalk
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 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.