Bryce Canyon Sunset

Bryce Canyon Fall Vacation Planning in 5 steps

Don’t count fall out if you are planning a trip to Bryce Canyon Country. Fall is a great time to take advantage of the end-of-season rates and experience the trails with fewer day-trippers. Approximately 60 percent of Bryce Canyon visitors come to the park in the warmer, summer months. During…

Top Places to Eat in Garfield County

What is one of the best perks of visiting and passing through small towns? Food of course! Garfield County, Utah is FULL of delicious restaurants and yummy tastes. Below, we have included some top places to eat in Garfield County; so on your next road trip, you will have some appetizing ideas on…

Red Painted Faces - Bryce Native American Lore

Bryce Canyon's Native American history is as colorful and intriguing as the pinnacles and hoodoos that create the dramatic landscape. From Paleo-Indians to Ancestral Puebloans (Anasazi) and Fremont Peoples, to the Paiute Indians, there have been known human inhabitants the Bryce Canyon region for…

Enjoying water in Bryce Canyon Country

Here in Bryce Canyon Country's high desert, water is precious but there are still plenty of spots to enjoy your favorite water activities. From world class fishing in high alpine lakes to waterfalls and white water rapids, come enjoy the moisture in Bryce Canyon Country. A view of Upper Calf Creek…

Scenic Byway 12 - Another Best Nomination

Scenic Byway 12 as it passes through Red Canyon near Bryce Canyon Utah's Scenic Byway 12 continues to garner accolades from publications that highlight this 120 mile long road as one of the best in America. Country Magazine is the latest to single out Scenic Byway 12 as one of the best, placing it…

Scenes of Escalante, Utah

We recently posted about the history of Escalante, Utah. Here's a video that portrays some of Escalante in modern day. Escalante offers some excellent shopping, dining, lodging, art, and outdoor adventure experiences. Situated on the edge of the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, this…

History of Escalante, Utah

Escalante's namesake is one of its earliest visitors who passed through the region long before the community was actually established. When Franciscan missionary Silvestre Velez de Escalante was summoned to California in 1776 he carefully journaled his trip through the area now known as Escalante…

Pole Roundy - The Marksman of Boulder, Utah

Capitol Reef Country's history is full of colorful characters. Napoleon Bonaparte Roundy, known as Pole to his friends and locals, was a "rough-cut" Mormon who was quick on the trigger and not afraid to show it. Napoleon (Pole) Bonaparte Roundy Born in Centerville on February 5, 1851 to parents…