2014-2015 Winter Season Has Begun
Park facilities, including the campground, restrooms and visitor center are closed for the season. UT 148 will remain open until snow forces its closure. Until that time regular traffic is permitted, but caution is advised in winter conditions. More »
Lakes and Ponds
The Alpine Pond is a natural, spring-fed water source at Cedar Breaks. It may have been formed when a cave collapsed far underground, creating a sinkhole. The sinkhole gradually filled with springwater leaving a perfect water source for many of Cedar Breaks' wildlife species.
The Alpine Pond Hiking Trail provides access to the Alpine Pond.
Did You Know?
Cedar Breaks National Monument can get over 15 feet of snow during the winter months. Although most visitor facilities are closed during this time, the Monument is open to travel via cross-country skis, snowshoes and snowmobiles. Volunteers also staff a yurt to warm winter visitors. More...