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March 13, 2019 | Lavafall Admin
We took a beautiful trail ride last week in Snow Canyon State Park, only a 5 minute drive from Lava Falls At Entrada, with Snow Canyon Trail Rides. We've hiked and biked Snow Canyon many times in our 25 years of living in this beautiful area but never had explored it via horseback. Be sure to call ahead to schedule your date and time as they tra...
October 30, 2018 | Lavafall Admin
The Vortex Hike located between Dammeron Valley and Gunlock Reservoir has been on our bucket list of hikes for awhile now. When the scorching summer temperatures finally dropped, we took the incredible hike. In fact, the hike was so unique and enjoyable, that we took our son back up there less than two weeks later. Located about 20 miles to the no...
October 07, 2018 | Lavafall Admin
Fall is a great time of year to see and hear Zion's majestic elk herd. It's best to see them in the early morning hours or evening hours during the rut season when the elk are most active. You need to be very quiet as you hike out to get a better view and try to be downwind of the herd as they are very alert and will be able to smell your scent and...
July 27, 2018 | Lavafall Admin
Getting out of the heat in mid-summer is something we do frequently and Kolob Reservoir has become one of our favorite places to do just that. At a 8,100' elevation, Kolob Reservoir is a good 10 - 20 degrees cooler than St. George making it a perfect place to take a scenic drive, maybe with a picnic lunch, view the wildflowers and if you like to fi...
July 19, 2018 | Lavafall Admin
If you're looking for a hike with stunning scenery in the heat of summer, Water Canyon Hike outside of Hildale, Utah might be the one for you. The trail is considered moderately difficult with steeper switchbacks, some death drops on one side along with areas of wet slick rock. There's plenty of shade and water on portions of the hike making it one...