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St. George Travel Tips
Utah’s Dixie--Saint George is an Ideal Location
Saint George, Utah is conveniently located to visit the many sights and activities around this area. It includes Washington County and borders Iron County and Kane County in Utah; Mohave County, Arizona; and Lincoln County, Nevada. The major Highway is I-15 and getting around the region is convenient with excellent links by State Routes 9, 17, 18 and 59. Choosing a St. George lodging will make it convenient to visit the National Protected Areas of Dixie National Forest and the world-famous Zion National Park. To fly here, the local airport is Saint George which has excellent links to the major airport at Salt Lake City. The area is often referred to as "Utah’s Dixie" because of its mild winters.
Zion National Park is Truly Spectacular
If for no other reason, visitors flock to St. George condos for their proximity to Zion National Park with its breathtaking, unique landscapes and variety of outdoor pursuits. The park attracts visitors from around the world for its incredible hiking, climbing and canyoneering. The park is divided into four main sections: (1) Zion Canyon with Court of the Patriarchs, Emerald Pools, Angel Landing an Riverside Trail, (2) Kolob Canyons for its scenic drive, Taylor Creek and Kolob Arch, (3) Kolob Terrace with the Subway and great backcountry trails and (4) Highway 9 which includes the Tunnel, Canyon Overlook trail and Checkerboard Mesa. Many of the trails can be hiked year-round. During summer with its hot weather, the ideal time for hiking is in the morning. Winter months can be icy but the routes remain accessible. Spring is a wonderful time to hike here as the streams have been enlarged through the winter and create wonderful waterfalls. The park also provides fantastic climbing and canyoneering and biking. There are also a variety of off-road driving routes. Or hire horses and discover this area the way the original inhabitants did. The views remain almost unaltered since the beginning of time.
The History on Your Doorstep
While staying at St. George vacation rentals, most visitors enjoy excursions to the variety of historic sites around the region. The first Mormon Temple is found here. The Saint George LDS temple was completed in 1877, making it the first to be completed in Utah. It is a stunning white structure and a local landmark. Other Mormon historic sites include Brigham Young Winter Home and Jacob Hamblin Home. Venturing into downtown St. George, visitors will enjoy Ancestor Square for its historic buildings housing shops, galleries and boutiques.
There are two preserved ghost towns here. One is Grafton Ghost Town, located on the Smithsonian Butte backway. Another worth seeing is Silver Reef Ghost Town, the site of a community that sprang up because of the discovery of rich veins of silver nearby. Here, there is a small museum in the old Wells Fargo Express office and the building is on the National Historical Register. Take care when exploring the area around this old ghost town; open shafts remain and caution is advised. North of the city, visitors can visit the Pine Valley Church. Built by shipbuilder Ebenezer Bryce, the chapel resembles an upside-down ship’s hull. Dating from 1968, the building is still used as a chapel.
Ideal Saint George Condos in an Ideal Vacation Spot
In choosing St. George vacation rentals, visitors will find a wonderful selection of properties, each in a great location for visiting the wide variety of attractions and making the most of this incredible area. What is more, each property is wonderfully well-equipped. Owners do not just provide the necessities in their homes; they go out of their way to provide the little extras that make a perfect vacation property. Many homes come with BBQs, hot tubs, DVDs and games consoles to while away the evenings after a tiring day of adventure. Visitors will find their perfect choice among these spacious, beautiful homes.