Hurricane

WHAT TO DO IN THE HURRICANE/SAINT GEORGE AREA

HOTELS

Wingate by Wyndham Hurricane/Zion National Park

780 W State St, Hurricane, UT 84737•(435) 359-9100

(Less than 1 mile from conference venue)

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La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham La Verkin-Gateway to Zion

101 E 500 N, La Verkin, UT 84745•(435) 635-3111

(3.1 miles from Conference venue)

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My Place Hotel- Hurricane, UT

1167 W 80 S, Hurricane, UT 84737•(435) 412-8888

(1.3 miles from conference venue)

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Best Western Plus Zion West Hotel

44 W 500 N, La Verkin, UT 84745•(435) 635-0277

(3 miles from conference venue)

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites St. George North – Zion

2450 N Town Center Dr, Washington, UT 84780•(435) 986-1313

(9.4 miles from conference venue)

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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Virgin Zion National Park

One Camino Del Rio, Virgin, UT 84779•(435) 635-9758

(9.9 miles from conference venue)

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Comfort Inn & Suites Zion Park Area

45 N 2600 W, Hurricane, UT 84737•(435) 879-7220

(2.8 miles from conference venue)

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CAMPGROUNDS/RV PARKS

CAMPING:

Snow Canyon State Park, 1002 Snow Canyon Drive, Ivins Utah 84738 (435) 628-2255:

https://utah.com/snow-canyon-state-park

Camping: The small campground is located amid gorgeous scenery. It offers tent and RV sites, including some with electrical and water hookups. RVs up to 40 feet can be accommodated. Some sites are pull-through, some are back-in.
There is also a group camping area.

Camping Reservations

800-322-3770 (toll-free from outside the Salt Lake City area)
801-322-3770 (from within the Salt Lake City area)

Zions National Park, 1 Zion Park Blvd, State Route 9, Springdale Utah 84767 (435) 772-3256

https://www.nps.gov/zion/planyourvisit/things2do.htm

Hiking, trails, bicycling, camping, stargazing

Camping information: https://www.nps.gov/zion/planyourvisit/campgrounds-in-zion.htm

RV PARKS:

Quail Creek RV Park

8 Crimson RDG, Hurricane, UT 84737 (435) 359-2299

(10.5 miles from conference venue)

https://quailcreekrv.com

WillowWind RV Park (RV hook-ups, teepee’s, clubhouse)

1150 W 80 S, Hurricane, UT 84737

(1.3 miles from conference venue)

RV hook-ups, teepee’s (+ clubhouse)

https://www.willowwindrvpark.com

Zion River Resort RV Park & Campground

551 E State Route 9, Virgin, UT 84779

(9.6 miles from conference venue)

http://www.zionriverresort.com

LOCAL RESTAURANTS

Below are some of the local favorites, but you can find nearly every familiar chain and fast food restaurants in an area of similar size (greater St. George population 170,000)

Pizza Wagon ($) 4.8 rating — A pizza oven attached to a truck with an array of classic & creative toppings for takeout only

713 W State St, Hurricane, UT 84737

(0.7 miles from conference venue)

Main Street Café ($$) 4.7 rating — Cozy, vibrant cafe offering wide-ranging & vegan-friendly American dishes, plus a shaded patio

138 Main St, Hurricane, UT 84737

(0.2 miles from conference venue)

River Rock Roasting Company ($$) 4.8 rating — Low-key coffeehouse offering espresso drinks, baked goods & sandwiches, plus expansive canyon views

394 S State St, La Verkin, UT 84745

(1.7 miles from conference venue)

Stage Coach Grille ($$) 4.5 rating — Charming, wood-filled mainstay with a nostalgic vibe turning out elevated American classics

99 N State St, La Verkin, UT 84745

(2.3 miles from conference venue)

Triple TJ’s Café ($$) 4.5 rating — Casual, family-owned fixture in a shopping mall since 2010 with American classics, plus beer & wine

1141 State St, Hurricane, UT 84737

(1.1 miles from conference venue)

Lil’ Wagon Tacos ($) 4.9 rating – Lil’ Wagon Tacos is a local, family owned and operated business

753 W State Street, Hurricane UT 84737

(0.7 miles from conference venue)

Cross Country Diner 5.0 rating — A retro diner concession trailer serving up homemade comfort food

112 W State Street, Hurricane, UT 84737

(0.3 miles from conference venue)

INDOOR/OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

St. George Art Museum:

https://www.sgcity.org/arts/artsfacilities/artmuseum

Fiesta Fun Center of Saint George, 171 E 1160 S, St. George, UT 84770 (435) 628-1818 – Bowling, bumper boats, batting cages, laser tag, go karts, arcade, miniature golf, kiddie karts, barre grille

https://fiestafuncenter.com

Hurricane City Parks:

http://www.cityofhurricane.com/categories/departments/parks/

St. George City Parks:

https://www.sgcity.org/parkstrailsandcemetery/cityparks

Snow Canyon State Park, 1002 Snow Canyon Drive, Ivins Utah 84738 (435) 628-2255:

https://utah.com/snow-canyon-state-park

Located in the red-rock country near St George, in southwestern Utah, this park enjoys mild winter weather and seldom receives snow. The park was named after early Utah leaders Lorenzo and Erastus Snow. It offers some 16 miles of hiking trails, technical rock climbing, biking and horseback riding. It features a very nice campground open year-round. People also enjoy nature studies, wildlife viewing and photographic opportunities galore. All of this is set against a stunning backdrop of towering sandstone cliffs colored red and white. A jumbled of black lava rock caps some ridges and tumbles down hillsides.

Seasons/Open Hours: Year-round 6:00am-10:00pm

Entrance Fees

Day use is $10 per vehicle (up to 8 people)
$5 per vehicle with a Utah senior 62+
$75 annual pass is available at the park
$35 Senior Adventure (annual) Pass
$5 per group of pedestrians/cyclists (up to 8 people)
$24 Annual Snow Canyon Pedestrian/Cyclist Pass

Activities: Hiking, Biking, Camping, Picnicking, Horseback riding, Photography

Camping

The small campground is located amid gorgeous scenery. It offers tent and RV sites, including some with electrical and water hookups. RVs up to 40 feet can be accommodated. Some sites are pull-through, some are back-in.
There is also a group camping area.

Camping Reservations

800-322-3770 (toll-free from outside the Salt Lake City area)
801-322-3770 (from within the Salt Lake City area)

Quail Creek State Park:

Camping, hiking, boating

https://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/quail-creek/

Zions National Park, 1 Zion Park Blvd, State Route 9, Springdale Utah 84767 (435) 772-3256

https://www.nps.gov/zion/planyourvisit/things2do.htm

Hiking, trails, bicycling, camping, stargazing

Camping information: https://www.nps.gov/zion/planyourvisit/campgrounds-in-zion.htm

Sand Hollow State Park, 3551 S Sand Hollow Road, Hurricane Utah 84737

https://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/sand-hollow/discover/

Dinosaur Foot Prints:

Dinosaur foot prints are scattered throughout the Southern Utah area. Just a few minutes from Hurricane are some of the best preserved and protected examples at the St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm. More than 1,000 examples of these 200 million year old wonders have been found including imprints of dinosaur skin!

WEATHER

Normal temperature in the Hurricane UT area:

March – high temp 62F, low temp 38F, precipitation 9”

Normal temperature in the Saint George UT area:

March – high temp 70F, low temp 45F, precipitation 0.8”