• Cedar Breaks amphitheater

    Cedar Breaks

    National Monument Utah

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  • UT 148 Closed

    Utah Highway 148, the main road through Cedar Breaks National Monument, is closed for the winter season. The route is groomed as a snowmobile trail until mid-March.

Trees and Shrubs

Bristlecone Pine
Bristlecone Pine
Taken on Spectra Point Trail

Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva)

Douglas-Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)

Englemann Spruce (Picea engelmanii)

Limber Pine (Pinus flexilis)

Subalpine Fir (Abies lasiocarpa)

Did You Know?

Winter at Point Supreme Overlook

Cedar Breaks National Monument can get about 250 days of freezing temperatures during the year. This freezing process contributes to the erosion that shapes the Cedar Breaks amphitheater.