Cedar City

 

Cedar City

Leave Leith and travel south on the Highway 15 for 239 miles to Cedar City passing through the Utah valley surrounded by the magnificent red and sandy coloured mountains with scenic views of water cascading down into the gorges and valleys below. Provo is a fine example of rocky canyons; keep a sharp eye out for wondering wild deer, cougars and moose.

Highway 15

Highway 15

Highway 15b

Highway 15

Highway 15 Provo

Highway 15 Provo

Continue to Nephi a city in the Juab County mainly an agricultural area, then moving on to Fillmore in Millard County. This is where the Forestlake is situated which features majestic stands of aspen encircling open mountain meadows lush with forbs and grasses. Considered to be the gem of Utah It also goes into Beaver which is famous for its best tasting water having won top honours in the world tasting contest. The famous notorious western outlaw Butch Cassidy was also born there.

Nephi

Nephi

Aspen Grove

Aspen Grove

Beaver Water

Beaver Water

Cedar City the last stage of this road trip book into the local Days Inn then explore the city, a stroll around the historic district is interesting plus view some of the western clothing shops.

Cedar City

Cedar City

Cedar City

Cedar City

Cedar City

Cedar City