Many of the natural wonders found in Utah are hundreds of millions of years old. Though they’ve existed for eons, that doesn’t mean they’re guaranteed to exist for eons more. In order to get the most out of a visit to Utah’s parks and monuments, while also ensuring they stay Forever Mighty, we’d love for you to follow these tips.
Have you ever wondered what animal made the track you see along a trail or what bird is making the call you’re hearing? While you don’t want to spend your trip glued to your phone or become too reliant on it, you can sneak a quick peek at an app to answer these questions and enhance your Utah travel experience. Apps can help you do everything from identify wildlife, to learn about the night sky, to plan your trip, or even just recall a favorite campfire song.
If you dream of diving into Utah’s wilderness, you want to have an unforgettable experience that will etch lasting memories. And to help you truly experience that once-of-a-lifetime trip, I asked experts to share their top advice.
“It’s like PokemonGo for wine lovers,” I told my husband as he downloaded the app from Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (DABC). Introduced in 2019, the UT DABC App (yes, it needs a catchier name) for Apple or Android, allows customers to search for and locate any wine, beer or spirit in its entire statewide inventory.
Visitors have a responsibility to limit their impact to the forests of Utah as much as possible to protect resources and to ensure a quality experience for future visitors. Part of that responsibility is making sure you return home safe from your adventure. Here are some tips on how to stay safe and limit this negative impact on the environment.
A road trip is a great way to explore the markings of ancient native history — in addition to seeing some of the most amazing scenery in the country. You can spend your time hiking among Utah’s most beautiful landscapes while learning about the people who came before us.
From the best places to extend your skiing into the spring to optimal sports and adventures to which to turn when the weather warms up, and even great incentives for shoulder and summer season — here are ideal ways to make the best of the changing seasons in Utah.
If you and your bride tribe are more outdoorsy than indoorsy, consider booking a whitewater rafting trip in southern Utah instead of club night at a casino. Half-day, full-day, and multi-day river trips are easy to plan and are great for groups of all sizes and abilities.
If you don’t like camping because you don’t like getting dirty, you will adore glamping (glamorous + camping). It offers all of the fun of camping without the grime. And for those of you who are fans of regular car camping and backpacking, you’ll appreciate the vibes at these five glampgrounds across the state of Utah. At these resorts, you can stay in a teepee, Conestoga wagon, sheep camp, yurt or safari tent.