Often referred to as the Gateway to the National Parks, Cedar City, Utah is centrally located within an hour and half's driving distance of Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, and Cedar Breaks National Monument. For the outdoor enthusiast, whether it's rock climbing, mountain biking, or snowboarding, the opportunities are endless.
It is no doubt that the city proves to be a playground of excitement year round. One can enjoy the Tony award-winning Utah Shakespearean Festival in the summer and fall, or ride the fresh powder of Brian Head Ski Resort during the winter months. Enjoy golfing along the red sand stone hills at the Cedar Ridge Golf Course or join the family of athletes that participate in the Utah Summer Games.
Cedar City is also a very energetic and cultured city that values education and progression. Southern Utah University hosts numerous plays, lectures, sporting events, and musicals. Because of its business-friendly environment, the city is home to several nationally recognized industrial businesses. From major corporations to solitary enterprise, businesses large and small have found success in Cedar City's economy.
Source: Cedar City's Official Web Site at www.cedarcity.org