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Water Activities | St. George

Are you looking for a fun way to beat the heat? Spend a day playing in the water at one of the locations below! No matter what you enjoy, boating, fishing, swimming, or even hiking up a waterfall, this list is sure to have something for you!

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Sand Hollow Reservoir

With its warm, blue waters and red sandstone landscape, Utah`s newest state park is also one of its most popular. Boat and fish on Sand Hollow Reservoir, explore and ride the dunes of Sand Mountain on an off-highway vehicle, then RV or tent camp in the new campground.

Location: 3351 South Sand Hollow Road Hurricane, UT 84737
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Kanarra Falls Hike

Wade through a shallow stream and climb a waterfall on this gorgeous hike. Located just south of Cedar City, the cooler temperatures and walking through water is the perfect way to keep cool on a hot summer day! Hiking is limited to 150 hikers per day, so reserve your spot today! Visit the link to reserve tickets!
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Gunlock Reservoir

Boat, fish, and swim on the tranquil waters at Gunlock Reservoir or enjoy an afternoon picnic on the beach. Warm waters during summer and a mild winter climate make the park a year-round destination.

Location: Gunlock Road Gunlock, UT 84733
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Quail Creek Reservoir

Boasting some of the warmest waters in the state and a mild winter climate, Quail Creek Reservoir lures boaters and anglers year-round. Spend a day on the water or visit a nearby state or national park, then retire to a campsite in a spectacular red rock desert setting.

Location: 472 N. 5300 W. Hurricane, UT 84737
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Baker Dam Reservoir

The campground is in the Baker Dam Recreation Area and is located 17 miles due north of St. George, Utah, just off State Route 18. Camping, reservoir fishing, boating, and picnicking are some of the activities available at this site. Much of the land surrounding the reservoir is private except for the southern end, which is public land. Please view the land ownership map and respect private property.
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Pine Valley Reservoir

Pine Valley Recreation Area is located in scenic Pine Valley, Utah at an elevation of 6,900 feet. The valley offers a great escape from the heat of the southern Utah desert. Visitors enjoy fishing at nearby Pine Valley Reservoir and exploring local trails. Check out the awesome cabin nearby as well!

Location: Pine Valley Reservoir, Dixie National Forest, Utah 84781
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