Cedar City is approximately 10 minutes from the ranch. It is a college town with more than 30,000 people. Cedar City offers recreational and therapeutic opportunities. For example, there is access to art festivals and academic events.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival takes place in Cedar City. Each summer and fall the festival draws lovers of Shakespeare and theater from around the world. The festival features famous and lesser-known plays by the Bard. There are also modern plays by a variety of different playwrights. The Utah Shakespeare Festival also offers many different classes. People can come to learn about topics like stage combat or designing scenery.
Young women from Discovery Ranch for Girls have both attended the plays and classes offered at the festival. To take part in events like this, young women must be level appropriate.
Your daughter will be blocks away from hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, and repelling. This is because southern Utah has some of the world’s most unique geography.
Bryce Canyon National Park is located near Cedar City. The park features unique geography. For example, the world’s largest collection of hoodoos, or irregularly eroded rock spires, is located in Bryce Canyon.
Cedar Breaks National Monument is also located near Cedar City. This geographic formation looks like an amphitheater. This national monument stretches across three miles. It is also more than 20,000 feet deep.