Writer Jeremy Pugh visited Cedar Mesa early in 2016 to explore the remote plateau's rich archaeology with the help and direction of BLM archaeologist Don Simonis. At the end of 2016, Cedar Mesa became part of Bears Ears National Monument. And though the 2017 proclamation excludes most of the area from Shash Jaa, Cedar Meda is a stunning expanse of public land with deep human and natural history, ideal for well-prepared travelers who wish to respect and protect that heritage.
There’s a lot of interest in restoring the architecture and keeping the original look and feel of historic Spring City, Utah. Get to know local landscape artist Doug Fryer, who says the small town's large art community draws inspiration from the architecture and pastoral setting — and produces world-class art.
Brigham City and its historic Main Street dining and shopping provide a family base camp to the World's Greatest Wild Bird Refuge, Golden Spike National Historic Site, the Spiral Jetty on the Great Salt Lake and more.
Tour the agriculture and food culture surrounding Utah's iconic Mt. Timpanogos. The journey starts in Utah Valley and Provo then drives up Provo Canyon to Sundance and the Heber Valley.
It's time to discover Vernal, Utah, a growing adventure outpost in eastern Utah where dinosaurs, ancient rock art, scenic drives, cool reservoirs and world-class fly-fishing come together.
Discover one of the longest-running and largest farmers markets of its kind in the country. There’s a mix of vendors from more than 100 farms and ranches from within 250 miles of Salt Lake City, plus nearly 150 local artists during the season.
A beacon in the rugged and beautiful landscape of southeastern Utah, the Valley of the Gods B&B is a gem for travelers looking for a convenient, comfortable place to bed down during their outdoor adventures near the Four Corners region.
It's fair to theorize that something intrinsic to this vast, iconic and sacred place, enabled Forrest Gump to finally come to terms with his past and find a way forward. It is a land that invites quiet introspection.
Boulder, Utah, is one of the most remote towns in the lower 48, surrounded by twisting rock towers, mountains, deserts & canyons. Culinarily speaking, however, Boulder has a truly big-time restaurant that puts most city dining to shame.
Relax with these seven ski resort spa experiences only in Utah