Shurtz Canyon Trailhead

Near Cedar City, Utah

Shurtz Canyon Trailhead does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!

Overview

Iron Hills Trail System: 20+ miles

Recommended uses: mountain biking, hiking, and trail running

Difficulty: beginner, intermediate and advanced

Shurtz Canyon is a trailhead located on the south side of Cedar City. This trailhead is for mountain biking, hiking and trail running. Site includes a vault toilet, gravel parking, kiosk, and sign in box. Currently there is 20+ miles of built trail with another 30 miles of trail planned. Highlands, Green Hollow, Boulder Dash, Lava Flow, Black Ops and Iron Giant trails are optimized as downhill flow trails.

Winter use: Avoid trail use when trails are muddy. Use trail when they are frozen. Snowy condition are great for fat bikes and snowshoes.