Crystal Inn Cedar City
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Hot tub
- Concierge desk
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Travel Blogs from Cedar City
... of how muddy it was, Everyone was having a great time. The hike to the Emerald Pools was fun, a little up and down path, not too strenuous. At the end, there were a couple of very small waterfalls and it dripped along the path to cool everyone off.
We left the Lodge, and boarded the shuttle for the Court of the Patriarchs, which is basically an easy 100 yard hike up an overlook to take pictures of the 3 peaks called ...
... the trails of Zion took more preparation than just reading a short description in the park newspaper. I did want to at least see the beginning of The Narrows to find out what all the fuss was about and then I figured I didn't need to come back to Zion. It seemed too dangerous to me.
The Narrows is a hike through the Virgin River at the north end of the Zion Canyon. The draw is how different this hike is from any other offered ...
... fork of Taylor Creek and set off - however, we were soon thinking that the trail seemed even more strenuous than the sign had warned... To cut a very long story short, we'd lost the trail and found ourselves bush whacking and scrambling up loose slopes, eventually ending up on top of a sheer cliff, looking down on a perfectly good trail in the valley below. Not to ...
... they found this area and named it Zion, after the name of the holy mountain. Because of the high Mormon presence that has passed through the area, the landmarks have a mixture of Native American names and ancient sounding Christian titles.
The drive on the shuttle bus was an incredible scenic drive. Thanks to the presence of the Virgin river, the valley floor is vivid with life. Green trees nestle into the canyon climbing up the sides and clinging onto the deep ...
... here was Angels Landing. This had some serious switch backs and gained 1400 feet elevation which I believe put the top above 7000 feet (we should google, sorry BING that). At the view point we decided it was time for Owen and Siena to turn around, so I went up the cliff to the top on my own. Believe it or not there has been multiple fatalities here because of people falling off the cliffs. They put in chain type fencing for people to hold ...