Breathtaking Snow Canyon State Park

Utah’s wide open spaces are covered with majestic national state parks. Snow Canyon State Park is not to be missed. It happens to be conveniently located just 8 miles north of Sunset Boulevard and Bluff Street in St. George, Utah. The scenic drive to the park entrance alone is enough to take your breath away. Once… Read more »

New, trendy, CAFE SABOR takes over St. George’s restaurant scene

. Cafe Sabor – You find yourself vacationing in St. George and you’re looking for a family friendly dining experience that’s light on the pocket book but amazing on it’s ambiance.  If you’re like me, you like to eat at the local restaurants while on vacation.  Let me introduce you to Cafe Sabor! Cafe Sabor opened… Read more »

Unique Red Hills Desert Gardens is Waiting for You to Explore

“Desert Gardens” may sound like an oxymoron. Red Hills Desert Gardens will clarify that for you.  This 5-acre preserve with more than 5,000 desert plants is located along Red Cliffs Parkway. You can follow the sign off the parkway just east of Dixie Rock. Take the right hand fork and pull into the convenient parking… Read more »

World Wildlife in St. George! (A museum well worth your time.)

Do you have a hankering for wild places? Do you yearn to travel outside your country’s borders? St. George’s World Wildlife Museum just might help scratch that travel itch. Conveniently located from the I-15 freeway off the Dixie Drive exit, at 1835 S Convention Center Dr, St George, UT 84790, the museum is open from 10-5 Monday… Read more »

Dixie Rock or Sugarloaf, it’s an unforgettable view!

Once upon a time, Dixie Rock (accessed via St. George’s Red Cliffs Drive with the handy help of a couple of parking lots on either side) was called “Sugarloaf.” What’s a sugarloaf, you ask? Writer Brian Passey offers you more details along with interesting historic photos here. Dixie Rock is part of a multi-acreage area… Read more »

Thunder Junction All Abilities Park – St. George, Utah

 An inviting entrance. Have you ever wanted to explore the backside of a waterfall? Have you wondered what it would feel like to slide down a dinosaur’s back? Have you harbored a hankering to huddle inside an erupting volcano? Then you don’t want to miss the free admission Thunder Junction All Abilities Park located at 1851 S Dixie… Read more »

Unique Time Machine – Silver Reef Ghost Town near St. George, Utah

If you are into uniqueness, then you’ll be right at home in the Silver Springs ghost town, just a mile or so north, then turn west past a delightful Old West store-front outdoor mall for about another mile off Leeds Exit 22. Actual Address: 1903 Wells Fargo Rd, Leeds, UT 84746. One un-matched feature of Silver Springs… Read more »

Review | Shrek and Newsies at Tuachan St George | Summer of Fun 2017

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Last year was a great year for Tuacahn goers with Mary Poppins and Peter Pan, two time-tested productions.  I must state at how surprised I was last week when we watched both Shrek and Newsies.  These  two shows by far out class any other years production since I started reviewing in 2008.   Newsies is already… Read more »

Ghost Town – Grand Canyon – History & Awe

Everyone knows the Grand Canyon is amazing – but do you know its only about 59 miles from St George AND you can drive there!?  This is a journey my wife and I took about two weeks ago with our kids.  (Actual road miles due to the road is just over 100 but certainly within a… Read more »