All posts in Utah

June 9, 2017, No comments

Utah Lake is unique in that it is one of the largest freshwater lakes in the West and yet it lies in an arid area that receives less than 15 […]

Dinosaur Museum

April 3, 2017, Comments Off on Dinosaur Museum

Millions of years ago, dinosaurs rambled across the landscape of what is now Utah. Carefully preserved remains these long-dead species can be found in ...

Fremont Indian State Park and Museum

March 8, 2017, 1 Comment

Around the year 1,000 A.D., Native Americans known as the Fremont, gathered on a hilltop in what is now Fremont Indian State Park and Museum in Centra ...

Starvation State Park

February 25, 2017, Comments Off on Starvation State Park

Two years after the dam was erected across Strawberry River, Starvation State Park in Utah was established. The dam created a 3,495 surface acre reser ...

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    Utah Fun Facts
    November 24, 2016, Comments Off on Utah Fun Facts

    Utah has a unique history when many memorable moments. It was first explored on behalf of Spain by Franciscan friars Escalante and Dominguez in 1776. In 1824 the famous American […]

  • Top 10 Things to do in Utah
    September 12, 2016, Comments Off on Top 10 Things to do in Utah

    From its earliest inhabitants, as far back as 12,000 years ago, to today’s modern humans, Utah draws people from far and wide to its natural beauty and resources. Here are […]

  • Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island State Park
    July 15, 2016, Comments Off on Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island State Park

    Among the largest salt lakes in the world, with an average of 12% salinity, second only to the Dead Sea, Great Salt Lake in Utah is a unique stopping place […]

  • Little Wild Horse Canyon
    June 7, 2016, 2 Comments

    The southwest is known for its abundance of slot canyons: narrow, water-worn gorges that are far deeper than they are wide. One of the most famous, The Narrows, lies in […]

  • Yuba State Park, Utah
    April 18, 2016, Comments Off on Yuba State Park, Utah

    The warm waters and sandy beaches of Yuba State Park are what draw people from all over the West to visit. With great hiking, fantastic off-road ATV trails, biking, fishing […]

  • Nine Mile Canyon, Utah
    March 21, 2016, 1 Comment

    Nine Mile Canyon in Southeastern Utah is actually a canyon 40 miles long stretching through the counties of Carbon and Duchesne. It has been nicknamed “the world’s longest art gallery.” […]

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