Directions to Snow Canyon Lava Tubes from Dixie State University (15 minutes):
-Head north on S 1000 E from DSU.
-Turn left onto Red Hills Parkway. Follow this road for 3.4 miles.
-Turn right onto UT-18 N/Bluff Street. Follow this road for 7.3 miles.
-Turn left to enter Snow Canyon State Park on Snow Canyon Drive. Without a Utah State Parks Pass, there is a $6 entrance fee per vehicle to access the park.
-Follow Snow Canyon Drive for one mile.
-Park at the Lava Flow and Whiterocks trailhead parking lot, which will be on your right.
-Follow the trail from the parking lot for about 0.25 miles before you reach the first lava tube.
Locals Only is a series by the Dixie Sun News exploring unique places around DSU.
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