Red Cliffs Recreation Area - Day Use Pass

Red Cliffs National Conservation Area

The Red Cliffs Recreation Area Day Pass provides parking and access to all amenities. Red Cliffs Recreation Area includes a shaded picnic area, historic and palentological sites and miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. 

For additional information, you can download and sign into the free mobile app on Android or iOS prior to your arrival as some remote areas have limited or no cellular service: 

Vehicle height is restricted to 11 ft and 9 inches in order to pass through two narrow tunnels beneath the I-15 freeway.

Passes are non-refundable.

Open year round from sunrise to sunset.

Passes are required for each vehicle and must be displayed on the dashboard. America the Beautiful Passes can be displayed in lieu of a day pass.

Temperatures in the summer months can be extreme, exceeding 100 F (38C) and hiking is not recommended especially during the hottest part of the day.

Weather conditions can change rapidly, know the forecast before you go. Washes and narrow canyons are subject to flash floods. Thunderstorms can produce dangerous lightning.  

Do not rely on technology, most of the recreation area does not have phone and internet connectivity.

Plan your destinations, routes, itinerary and equipment (including water and food), and tell someone where you are going and when you will return.