here for the Snow Canyon Photo Gallery!
Despite its name, Snow Canyon State Park rarely sees the
snow, for which Utah is so famous (The park was named
for Mormon Prophet Lorenzo Snow). White and red Navajo
sandstone, black lava rock, and sand dunes create an incredible
landscape for photography, hiking, horseback riding, and
camping. Southern Utah's moderate climate makes Snow Canyon
a prime destination during early spring, fall, and even
winter. The colorful canyon is popular with hikers and
rock climbers willing to try their skills on the towering
This strikingly colorful Snow Canyon State Park is 11
miles northwest of St. George. Facilities include a 35-unit
campground, modern rest rooms, hot showers, electric hookups,
sewage disposal station, a covered group-use pavilion
and overflow campground.
Acres - 5,738
Elevation 3,200 ft.
Park Open - All Year
Reservations Accepted - All Year
Stay Limit - 14 days
Total Units - 35
RV Trailer Sites - 17
Maximum RV Length - 35 ft.
Tent Sites - 34
Utility Hookups - 14
Camping Fee - $12 & $14
Day-use Fee - $4
park also includes picnicking, a group pavilion, drinking
water, modern rest rooms, vault toilets, showers and
of the activities include hiking, biking and watchable
updated information regarding facilities for the physically
challenged, contact the park.
Reservations may be made by calling Utah State Parks and
Recreation, 322-3770 in the Salt Lake City calling area
or toll-free 1-800-322-3770, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday
through Friday. Individual campsite reservations may be
made from three days to 16 weeks in advance of departure
date. A $6 non-refundable reservation fee will be charged
for each site reserved. A $10 nonrefundable fee is charged
for group sites and building rentals. An additional reservation
fee will be charged for any changes to existing reservations.
Visa, MasterCard and personal checks are accepted. A $5
fee is charged for an extra vehicle and is collected at
Permits and Passes.
The Single Park Permit is $40 and allows the cardholder
and up to seven guests in the same private vehicle day-use
entrance into Snow Canyon State Park. The permit
is valid for the current calendar year. The Five-Day
Pass is $15 and allows day-use entrance to most Utah state
parks for five consecutive days.
Canyon State Park
P.O. Box 140
Santa Clara, Utah 84765-0140