Saddle up and get ready to roll 


Nestled among the stunning landscapes of Southern Utah, Cedar City is a town where the spirit of the West still thrives and adventure waits around every corner. In this post, we'll highlight five places to add to your visit to embrace that Western spirit on your visit to Cedar City. We're ready to go from historic landmarks and museums to exhilarating tours and unbelievable food! 


Frontier Homestead State Park Museum 


Step back in time with a visit to the Frontier Homestead State Park Museum! From the giant steam shovel and caboose out front, to the historic structures out back, there's so much to discover within the park. The park started to house a large collection of restored carriages and wagons and has continued expanding. Throughout the grounds, visitors can find native plants incorporated throughout the park along with nine historic buildings to explore. These buildings are either originals that have been transferred to the park, or very carefully thought-out replicas. Spring through Fall there are hands-on activities available to immerse visitors in the experience while visiting. 


A great family museum that gives visitors a glimpse into Cedar City’s unique history with indoor exhibits, outdoor displays of pioneer life, and…

Milt's Stage Stop


Since 1956, Milt's has been welcoming guests to incredible meals tucked away among the beautiful landscapes of Cedar Canyon. Milt's partners with other incredible local businesses to bring the best produce possible to the table. Catch Prime Rib night when they partner with Dry Lakes Ranch Beef to provide incredible locally sourced meat. With a full drink menu available there's something perfect to pair with any menu item you choose. 


Learn more and browse the menu using the link included here. 

Milt's Stage Stop

Rising K Ranch Horseback Rides


It's no secret that locals know the best places to go, and the team at Rising K Ranch knows the area better than some of our team members! Even if you're a beginner and have never spent a lot of time around a horse, this team has you covered. Their guides are knowledgeable and patient and will guide you through some of the most scenic spots around Cedar City and Kanarraville. 


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Bowman's Cowboy Kitchen


Incredible food hiding in the western high desert landscapes that we know and love and have been featured in Western films before? Sign us up! The vibes are amazing and the food is just as great,  it's labeled as "American Comfort Food" on their menu, and honestly, what more could you ask for? Enjoy Dutch oven potatoes (a Utah favorite) Cowboy Poutine, signature burgers, peach cobbler, and more! Bowman's Cowboy Kitchen is right next to Iron Springs Resort; if you're lucky, you can catch a glimpse of the train going by! 


Learn more and browse the menu using the link included here

Historic Downtown Cedar City & Parowan


We are lucky to have some incredible local businesses in our communities, and some of those are the perfect addition to your "Western Weekend"! Pick up your best new fit from Front Porch Twang or Home on the Desert Range, find antiques and western decor at The Cedar Depot, sit down to enjoy an old-fashioned Iron Port Soda at Bullochs. Snap a group pic in front of one of the murals in Historic Downtown, and browse the shops in the afternoon. In Parowan, spots like Dry Lakes Ranch Beef and the Rusty Bucket are a must! Grab a cinnamon roll, snap a pic in front of the Parowan mural, and explore the shops and historic homes on Main Street.