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Cedar Pockets

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Arizona, St. George, Utah

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   This trip in the desert was originally published by "Bud" Sanders for the St. George Jeepers and is published here with Bud Sanders permission. 
   
   This trip, including photographs, are published in a PDF format. You will need a PDF reader to view this document. If you don't have a PDF reader, then here are links to two common ones you can dowload for free. 
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Cedar Pockets  (PDF)

Download the GPX track for this trip here -

Please be patient -- this PDF file will take a minute to download and open,
it is a medium size file, 2.5MB, but well worth the wait. 

First Scenic Overlook

   Please view the enlarged map above for more detail. This is a really unique daytrip in the desert and through the Beaver Mountains. Not a trail most would even think exists. Great views plus other neat sights.

A Closer Look!

   As many times as we've driven South down I-15 past exit 18 at Cedar Pocket's in the desert we never thought there could be a trail going West through such rugged mountains and cliffs. It just doesn't look like it'd be possible to put a road through there. It is though! And it's a very scenic daytrip. 53 miles and 4.5 hours. This is one trip you won't want to miss out on. Photos, maps and GPX tracks provided. See map below.

Cedar Pockets Topography Map

A Gigantic Sink Hole!

Cedar Pockets Road
Cedar Pocket Overlook
Gigantic Sink Hole
Cedar Pockets Topography Map
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