C Overlook

Iron Hills Trail System: 30 miles

Recommended uses: mountain biking, hiking, and trail running

Difficulty: beginner, intermediate and advanced

The "C" Overlook is a trailhead and Scenic Overlook located on the east side of Cedar City. This trailhead is for mountain biking, hiking and trail running. Site includes gravel parking, kiosk and benches. Currently there is 30 miles of built trail with another 15 miles of trail planned. Highlands, Green Hollow, Boulder Dash, Lava Flow, Black Opps, Bone Yard and Iron Giant trails are optimized as downhill flow trails. "C" Overlook is a perfect spot to shuttle the "C" Trail, Highlands, Green Hollow, Boulder Dash, Lava Flow and Iron Giant.

The "C" Overlook offers a wide expanse view of Cedar City and the surrounding mountains, desert, and fields. The viewing area is directly above the giant, white "C" on the Mountainside that can be seen from anywhere in the valley.

Winter use: Avoid trail use when trails are muddy. Use trail when they are frozen. Snowy condition are great for fat bikes and snowshoes. Please access the Trailhead via the Right Hand Canyon Road and avoid traveling though the Cedar Highlands Subdivision.

Adventure is at Your Fingertips


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Geographic Coordinates

37.642493, -113.034535



Take exit 59 off the I-15 and head east on Utah Highway 56/200 North (1mi). Turn right on North Main Street(0.2mi). Turn left onto UT-14 East/East Center Street (4.9mi). Turn right on to Right Hand Canyon (4.3mi). "C" Overlook will be on the right hand side.


No Fee

Stay Limit

Day Use Only