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Posts for June, 2014

Discover Dinosaur Utopia in Utah

Posted on June 13, 2014 12:28PM by Andrew Dash Gillman

There's no better place than Utah to unearth and study dinosaur fossils because Utah has so many different exposed rock types covering eons of geologic time. For you, that means access to some of the most significant dinosaur sites and highest concentration of dinosaur fossils, adventures and experiences around.

Read more to "Discover Dinosaur Utopia" then learn more on our dinosaurs and paleontology page where you can also access our "Dino Trekker" 7-day itinerary exploring many of Utah's dinosaur sites and national parks.

Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

The Swell Season

Posted on June 12, 2014 9:00AM by Andrew Dash Gillman

Circle back to the San Rafael Swell, a gem of public lands in Central Utah you may have missed on your last visit through some of Southern Utah's Mighty 5® national parks. The Little Grand Canyon of the San Rafael Swell is a stunning panorama from above, and an incredible adventure within.
Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

Destination Panguitch: Outdoor Adventure and Pioneer Heritage at 6,600'

Posted on June 10, 2014 12:18PM by Andrew Dash Gillman

Panguitch, Utah, captures the enduring pioneer spirit of Utah with its welcoming rural charm and strong sense of heritage. Yet Panguitch is also an important gateway town to many of Southern Utah's top natural attractions and a proud host city of one of the Tour of Utah's most visually stunning stages. 

Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+

10 Things That Will Lure You to Stop the Car on Scenic Byway 12

Posted on June 3, 2014 10:58AM by Andrew Dash Gillman

Google says this 131-mile trip will take about 2 hours and 45 minutes. Ask anyone along Scenic Byway 12, and they'll tell you to plan on much longer. And with so much to stop the car for, you won't be able to help but talk to a few folks along the way to share in the rugged landscapes, diverse adventure and extensive human history that make up Utah's All-American Road, Scenic Byway 12.
Author: Andrew Dash Gillman

Andrew Dash Gillman once had a moustache. He enjoys reading, writing, walking his dog, running, hiking, bicycle-riding, bouldering, camping in Utah, cooking and drinking a good cup of coffee, among other things. Andrew on Google+