In case you didn’t know, there’s so much more to Utah than just Salt Lake City. In fact, Utah has an extraordinary amount of fun things to go and places to go. One of them, in particular, is St. George. Located on the Arizona/Utah border. You’ll be amazed at how many people this little town draws in each year, and you’re about to find out why!

Just a quick 90-minute drive to Las Vegas, St. George offers a warm climate and fun activities to all who visit. Read on to find out some of the great things to do and see while in St. George, Utah. 

What to do in St. George

Regardless of what brings you to St. George, you’ll be surprised at where you may end up if you let yourself be open to what there is to do. For the outdoor lovers, you’ll fall head over heels for the beautiful red rocks and the fresh air. Spend plenty of time outdoors hiking and taking in the views. 

Visiting St. George, Utah

On the other hand, if the indoors is where you prefer to be…well, go outside! Go for a hike or hop on a boat. Take a bike ride on the Anasazi Trail. Go horseback riding. Go fishing. Get outside and explore!

National Park Gateway

You didn’t think we were going to write this article without mentioning the National Parks, did you? This applies to any lover of national parks, and even those who don’t necessarily care for them. The most popular? Without a doubt it is Zion. Zion is the area largest visitor destination for hikers, bikers, campers and all who just want to get out and see how beautiful it is. Not far away is Bryce Canyon, the Grand Canyon, the Greg Basin and Capitol Reef. All are within driving distance and can be visited in a day or two. 

Zion National Park. Utah

Zion National Park

Bryce Canyon, Utah

Bryce Canyon

So there you have it, just a few extraordinary things to do and see while you’re in St. George, Utah. And yes, they are all outdoor activities! You just can’t visit St. George and stay inside – you’ll be missing out on all the fun. For more information about visiting St. George, please see the contact details below.

St. George Tourism Office

1835 Convention Center Drive

St. George, UT 84790


Have you been to St. George? We’d love to hear about some of the things you love doing there – tell us about it in the comments below!

Visiting St. George