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November 17, 2017
Library Telescope Lending Program Introduced by Cedar Breaks National Monument
For southern Utah residents, getting a closer look at our night sky will soon be as easy as checking out a book from the library.

October 06, 2017
Facilities and Services Close for Cedar Breaks 2017 Season
Facilities and Services Close at Cedar Breaks National Monument.

September 21, 2017
Public Lands Day at Cedar Breaks
Join us at Cedar Breaks National Monument on National Public Lands Day (NPLD) September 30, 2017! NPLD is also a fee-free day for all federal public lands and many state parks.

September 18, 2017
First Annual Southwest Astronomy Festival
Utah has more International Dark Sky locations than any other state, province or region in the world, and now is the time to celebrate! Mark your calendars for September 22-23 to join a regional celebration of astronomy and our glittering dark skies.

August 17, 2017
Utah Symphony Performing At Cedar Breaks as Part Of Great American Road Trip
On August 30th, Cedar Breaks and park visitors will be serenaded, during sunset, on the rim of Point Supreme, by a chamber concert of brass musicians from the Utah Symphony.

August 17, 2017
Cedar Breaks National Monument Celebrates New Trail and 84th Birthday
Join us at Cedar Breaks this August 22 to celebrate the park’s 84th Anniversary, and a ribbon cutting formally designating our new paved ADA-ABA accessible Sunset Trail!

July 17, 2017
Twelfth Annual Wildflower Festival Blooms at Cedar Breaks
In celebration of its colorful wildflower displays, Cedar Breaks National Monument is hosting its twelfth annual Wildflower Festival July 8-23.

June 13, 2017
Artists Chasing Light at Cedar Breaks National Monument
Cedar Breaks National Monument and the Southern Utah Museum of Art are proud to announce the artists selected for Chasing Light Plein Air Festival and Sale held on July 3rd through 8th.

May 29, 2017
New Fee Rates at Cedar Breaks National Monument
Beginning this 2017 Spring season, Cedar Breaks will increase park entrance and campground fees in order to fund important deferred/backlog maintenance and improvement projects.

May 26, 2017
Cedar Breaks Open for 2017 Season
Cedar Breaks Scenic Drive known as State Highway 148 and Information Center/Book Store are now open for the summer season.

March 02, 2017
Cedar Breaks National Monument Designated as an International Dark Sky Park
Cedar Breaks National Monument and the International Dark Sky Association (IDA) are excited to announce the designation of Cedar Breaks as an International Dark Sky Park. This distinction recognizes Cedar Breaks as a sanctuary of natural darkness and for the opportunity it provides visitors to enjoy the night sky.

February 16, 2017
Invitation to Participate in Park Planning Via Electronic Communications
Currently, the majority of CEBR project notifications are being delivered by post. Beginning March 16, 2017, the park will be transferring to an electronic platform to distribute correspondence regarding park projects and associated compliance documents.

January 09, 2017
Cedar Breaks Offers 2017 Winter Activities and Events
Are you ready to discover a whole new park? Each winter Cedar Breaks transforms into a wonderland that many miss out on due to the myth that the park “closes” during the colder months of the year. In fact, after the Scenic Drive (Highway 148) closes to automobiles, a whole new park reveals itself.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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Cedar Breaks National Monument: Administrative Office
2390 West Highway 56
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Cedar City, UT 84720


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