North American Coalition for Maintaining Mother Earth

Posted by Leland On January - 11 - 2017 0 Comment

Southern Utah has become a premiere destination for those who love the outdoors. Miles of untouched wilderness within the mountains is a refreshing escape. Brian Head, Utah peaks at 11,300 feet and is one of the highest towns in America. You’ll encounter amazing snowfalls perfect for winter activities and picturesque lakes in the summer. Outdoor enthusiasts gravitate to this amazing spot. Here are the five best outdoor activities for any season in Brian Head.

  1. Hiking: Brian Head is known for its hiking trails. The town is located right in Dixie National Forest. Hikes can range anywhere from two to 12 miles depending on your skill level. Some scenic spots on Brian Head trails include Parowan Valley, Brian Head Peak, and Mammoth Caves.
  2. Biking: With its high peaks, you can see why Brian Head is a great spot for downhill bikers. Brian Head offers a variety of trails ranging from four to 33 miles. There’s something for every biker; downhill, jumps, or cross-country biking. Even beginners can find a trail.
  3. Fishing: The scenic pine wilderness near Brian Head is home to small lakes and ponds perfect for fishing. Navajo and Panguitch Lakes are the spots for fishing and mountain views. Bristlecone Pond, a new area to Brian Head, offers water sports as well as fishing.
  4. Skiing and Snowboarding: With over 360 inches per year, there’s no wonder Utah coined the term “The Greatest Snow on Earth.” Brian Head offers several ski resorts nearby. Brian Head Resort is the biggest ski resort in town. It features easy to black diamond hills, eight chairlifts, and two mountains.
  5. Snowmobiling: Just like skiing and snowboarding, snowmobiling in Brian Head takes full advantage of Utah’s fresh powder and high mountain trails. Snowmobile rentals take you through the scenic views of Cedar Breaks National Monument and the Virgin River Rim. Rental companies take you through all the safety precautions and offer gear. 160 miles of snowy trails are calling your name.


Brian Head, Utah is a can’t miss hot-spot for all outdoor lovers. No matter what season it is. If you’re looking to stay in Brian Head, Utah, Family Time Vacation Rentals offers accommodations for the perfect family vacation.


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