Utah St. George Golf
When you visit southern Utah, St. George and its surrounding area boasts scenic and natural historic attractions the whole family can enjoy
The recreation capital of southern Utah, St. George is near many scenic attractions, including Zion National Park, Snow Canyon State Park, and Red Cliffs Recreation Area. Zion National Park is a striking spectacle of enormous sandstone monoliths, narrow canyons and forested plateaus. Snow Canyon and Red Cliffs are showcases of red rock scenery. If golf is on your itinerary while in southern Utah, St. George boasts 11 scenic courses, many winding through or lying beside red rock outcroppings or cliffs. The St. George, Utah area also features ghost towns, pioneer historic sites, outlet stores, top-notch theatrical venues, and fascinating natural history attractions.
Located next to the premier convention center in southern Utah, St. George’s Rosenbruch Wildlife Museum exhibits over 300 species of wildlife from around the world in life-like dioramas. Visitors meander through the 25,000-square-foot facility via a quarter mile pathway that leads through natural looking representations of the forests of North America, the mountains of Asia and the plains of Africa. The museum has an interactive children’s room featuring touchable animals, puzzles, animal pelts and a full-size treehouse. Southern Utah’s other natural history attraction is the St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, which shows off more than 1,000 dinosaur tracks. It also includes a visitor center displaying other dinosaur remains. These unique specimens are the only ones of their kind in Utah. St. George is an ideal vacation spot for families with children interested in dinosaurs and wildlife.
A playground for residents of northern Utah, St. George is a favorite getaway spot known for its favorable weather. Boasting over 300 days of sunshine per year, St. George’s winter daytime temperatures hover in the 60s. When you want to head south to enjoy St. George’s scenery and weather, contact the St. George Area Convention and Visitors Bureau for up-to-date, detailed information on southern Utah’s lodging, activities, dining, entertainment, shopping and much more! We want your southern Utah/St. George vacation to be the best ever!