• Cedar Breaks amphitheater

    Cedar Breaks

    National Monument Utah

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Brochures

These publications are freely distributed by the National Park Service. All require Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing.

Geology

An brief overview of how Cedar Breaks was formed. The different geologic processes that formed the Breaks are discussed.

History

An introduction of the history of Cedar Breaks. The historic significance of the Civilian Conservation Corps and their importance to Cedar Breaks, the old Historic Lodge, and the Southern Paiute who occupied the area are all discussed.

Lightning

Discusses the relevance of lightning at a higher elevation. The threats and safety associated with lightning.

Why Are The Trees Dying?

As you travel up the mountain and throughout the Monument, you will notice many dead spruce trees. This brochure offers you an explanation of what happened.

Wildflowers

Cedar Breaks is home to a wide variety of wildflowers.

Did You Know?

Cedar Breaks Amphitheater

The highest point within Cedar Breaks National Monument is 10,662 feet above sea level. At the Point Supreme Overlook, the elevation is 10,350 feet above sea level.