Stops on the Way

Road through Capitol Reef National Park

Stop in Salt Lake City, Moab, and other destinations on your road trip to Utah’s parks and recreation areas.

Chimney Rock in Capitol Reef National Park. Courtesy Wayne County, Utah

Capitol Reef Country – Wayne County, Utah

A diversity of landscape like no other in Utah – red rock formations, arches, plateaus, meadows, forests, lush green valleys and astounding deserts. Read More...

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Cedar City, UT – Festival City USA

Cedar City is centrally located to the national park adventures of Zion, Kolob Canyons, Bryce Canyon and Cedar Breaks. Read More...

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Death Valley National Park

Just across the Nevada border in California is Death Valley National Park. Death Valley is hot, dry, and low altitude. Read More...

Leopard at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City

Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City

One of the top attractions in the state of Utah, the zoo’s 42 acres feature natural hillsides, meandering tree-covered pathways, and a new African Savanna. Read More...

White Pocket in Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. Photo courtesy Kane County

Kanab and Kane County, Utah’s Dramatic Scene

To avoid the crowds and have easy access to two national parks and world-famous slot canyons, head to Kanab. Pro tour guides will show you the best spots. Read More...

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Moab, UT – Gateway to Arches and Canyonlands

Moab, the gateway Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, will surround you with the warmth and hospitality of a small resort town at the center of some of the most stunning red rock landscapes on Earth. Read More...

Sunrise over Badwater Basin in Death Valley National Park.

National Parks Bordering Utah

There many national parks nearby in addition to Utah’s five. Mesa Verde and the Grand Canyon are very close and worth the extra drive. Read More...

Horseshoe Bend, Page, Arizona

Page, AZ – Lake Powell

Get outdoors and experience the established trails on a canyon hike or rim trail running adventure. Tour the Slot Canyons, Horseshoe Bend or explore Lake Powell’s colorful canyons. Read More...

Overlooking Park City, Utah

Park City, UT – Top 8 Things to Do

Park City, Utah is a scenic mountain community with three world-class resorts and a town filled with activities. Read More...

Salt Lake City Downtown

Salt Lake City, UT – Top 12 Things to Do

Gateway to some of America’s most stunning national parks and home to Temple Square, Salt Lake City offers endless options for outdoor enthusiasts as well as cultural art lovers, families and history buffs. Read More...

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San Juan County, Utah

Bursting with the natural icons of the Colorado Plateau including Monument Valley and the vast Canyonlands of Utah Read More...

Statue in downtown St. George Utah

St. George, UT – Gateway to Zion National Park

St. George is the largest gateway city to Zion National Park. It is home to the St. George Utah municipal airport Read More...