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Bryce Canyon Tours

The Abbey Inn has teamed up with Happy Trails Adventure Company. You can add a request for this tour when making room reservations or call us directly at 435-586-9966 .

Happy Trails is a Local, family owned company based out of southern Utah. Having lived their lives here they are happy to give you a more personal, intimate look into some of the greatest places on Earth. Very few things bring more happiness than sharing what you love and their goal is to share their favorite places and adventures with YOU!

We guide to some of the most memorable, beautiful places the world has to offer. Get into the Wild Wild West away from the crowds with Active adventures or relaxed scenic shuttle tours, Happy Trails Adventures will arrange it all! If you want to helicopter camp, we have that too!

Bryce Canyon is a tremendous valley known for its red, orange, and white Columns or Pinnacles of weathered limestone rock formations, also known as Hoodoos. As we travel up the park’s main road, climbing upwards of 8,500 feet in elevation, we will stop and take in the expansive amphitheaters and deep depressions below. Short hikes, photography and scenic stops are a few of the many adventures Bryce Canyon has to offer. All full day tours include: A local guide, transportation, custom lunch, snacks & water bottles provided by Happy Trails Adventure Co. If you have less than 4 guests we may still be able to accommodate you.

Happy Trails Adventure Website

Zion National Park Tours

The Abbey Inn has teamed up with Happy Trails Adventure Company. You can add a request for this tour when making room reservations or call us directly at 435-586-9966 .

Happy Trails is a Local, family owned company based out of southern Utah. Having lived their lives here they are happy to give you a more personal, intimate look into some of the greatest places on Earth. Very few things bring more happiness than sharing what you love and their goal is to share their favorite places and adventures with YOU!

We guide to some of the most memorable, beautiful places the world has to offer. Get into the Wild Wild West away from the crowds with Active adventures or relaxed scenic shuttle tours, Happy Trails Adventures will arrange it all! If you want to helicopter camp, we have that too!

One of our Nations most popular Parks! Zion features stunning scenery found nowhere else on earth. A geologic showpiece with sandstone cliffs among the highest in the world, Zion features one of the last mostly free-flowing river systems on the Colorado Plateau as well as a large, diverse plant and animal community. All full day tours include: A local guide, transportation, custom lunch, snacks & water bottles provided by Happy Trails Adventure Co. If you have less than 4 guests we may still be able to accommodate you.

Happy Trails Adventure Website

Brian Head Lift Tickets 2018

Weekday Rates: Starting @ $149 + Tax (Sun-Thu nights)

Weekend Rates: Starting @ $200 + Tax (Fri & Sat nights)

Holiday Rates: Starting @ $247 + Tax (Thanksgiving Nov. 23 thru 26, 2017; Christmas Dec. 16 thru Jan. 1, 2018; MLK Weekend Jan. 13-15, 2018.

*Higher rates on President’s Day Weekend (Feb. 17-19, 2018)

(Additional guests and lift passes may be added to package deal)

Includes:

  • 1 Night in a King or Two Queen Guestroom
  • 2 Adult Full-Day Lift Passes (Next Day)
  • 2 Free Full Hot Breakfasts
  • Discount card for 10% off ski or snowboarding equipment at Cedar Sports. www.cedarsportsshop.com

Make your Ski Package online this year. Click HERE to get started!

If you would prefer to call – we would be happy to make your ski package:

Call 1-800-325-5411 or 1-435-586-9966 to reserve

Valid: Nov. 23, 2017-April 15, 2018 (weather permitting)

Ski passes are only valid for the day after your arrival. Children 13 and over must purchase adult lift passes. Not valid for season lift pass holders. Already have your lift passes or season passes – ask for our 15% ski discount! 

Brian Head Lift Tickets and Rentals

Weekday Rates: Starting @ $149 + Tax (Sun-Thu nights)

Weekend Rates: Starting @ $200 + Tax (Fri & Sat nights)

Holiday Rates: Starting @ $247 + Tax (Thanksgiving Nov. 23 thru 26, 2017; Christmas Dec. 16 thru Jan. 1, 2018; MLK Weekend Jan. 13-15, 2018.

*Higher rates on President’s Day Weekend (Feb. 17-19, 2018)

(Additional guests and lift passes may be added to package deal)

Includes:

  • 1 Night in a King or Two Queen Guestroom
  • 2 Adult Full-Day Lift Passes (Next Day)
  • 2 Free Full Hot Breakfasts
  • Discount card for 10% off ski or snowboarding equipment at Cedar Sports. www.cedarsportsshop.com

Make your Ski Package online this year. Click HERE to get started!

If you would prefer to call – we would be happy to make your ski package:

Call 1-800-325-5411 or 1-435-586-9966 to reserve

Valid: Nov. 23, 2017-April 15, 2018 (weather permitting)

Ski passes are only valid for the day after your arrival. Children 13 and over must purchase adult lift passes. Not valid for season lift pass holders. Already have your lift passes or season passes – ask for our 15% ski discount! 

Cedar City Winery

IG Winery is Utah’s premier winery located on Center Street in downtown Cedar City neighboring fine local restaurants, the Shakespeare Festival, the Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA), and a short drive away from Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks and Brian Head Ski Resort.

IG Winery winemaker, Doug McCombs, brings his penchant for fine wines to Southern Utah with signature blends and single varietals that are handcrafted to create rich, smooth and elegant wines that the crisp white wine lover and hearty red wine connoisseur will enjoy. McCombs sources grapes from the finest vineyards in California, Oregon and Washington; including Napa, Sonoma, Sierra Foothills, the Columbia and Rogue Valleys.

The Abbey Inn sells tasting vouchers to our guests.

IG Winery Website

Utah UFO Fest 2018

Utah UFO Festival is held in the Cedar City Main Street Park (200 N Main St, Cedar City). Celebrating the history of the UFO Phenomenon in Utah and attracting big name researchers. Pet costume contest, costume contest, caravan to Area 51, speakers including – Pete Sands (Navajo/Dine – UFO Researcher, Musician & Filmmaker), Erica Lukes (Utah UFO Researcher), Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell (Filmmaker/Investigative Journalist), Phillip Meshekey (First Nations Story-Teller, Poet, Performer, Radio Host…Turtle Clan Mamber), Jim Mann & Stacey Wright (Arizona Mufon), and more. For information visit www.utahufofest.org call 801-896-UFO6 (8366).

Southern Utah Museum of Art

SUMA

The Southern Utah Museum of Art, on the campus of Southern Utah University, features the artwork of regional artists known for their landscapes, faculty and student artists from the SUU Department of Art & Design, as well as emerging and distinguished artists from around the country. Strengths of the nearly 2,000-object permanent collection include the body of work by Jimmie Jones that exemplifies his notable career in the region, as well as a robust collection of prints featuring well-known artists such as Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Salvador Dalí, Katsushika Hokusai, Thomas Hart Benton, and others. Part of the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts, which also includes the Utah Shakespeare FestivalSUMA is free and open to the public.

SUMA WEBSITE

July Jamboree Cedar City UT 2018

You’re invited to join us July 14, 2018 for the 20th annual Rotary July Jamboree from 3 to 9 p.m. on historic downtown Main Street in Cedar City, featuring vendors from the community, a beer garden, great food, a bouncy house, and beautiful classic cars. It’s an unforgettable event for the whole family with activities for all ages and free to the public. Come experience the best of what our community has to offer!


Where:

 
  • Historic Downtown Main Street
  • Cedar City, Utah
When:
  • Friday & Saturday, July 13 & 14, 2018
Friday Event:
  • 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Preregistration
Saturday Event:
  • 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. – Breakfast and Vehicle Registration
  • 10:00 a.m. to Noon – Rod Run
  • 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Show & Shine
Entry Fee: $30 Includes
  • Breakfast for 2
  • Rod Run
  • Car Show
  • T-shirt (first 200 paid entries)
  • Multiple vehicle entries are no additional charge
  • Awards
  • www.julyjamboree.com

Festival of Homes Cedar City 2018

The festival of homes takes place in Cedar City, Utah starting Labor Day Weekend. You will enjoy the variety of entries, from lavish large homes, to good value in affordable homes, to renovations, remodels, and a commercial building. You will see firsthand the excellent work of our association members in providing the best in design, technology, efficiency, craftsmanship and products. 

Visit their website for more information: Festival of Homes