Utah National Parks

January 16, 2011

Categories: Bryce Canyon National Parks Scenic Byway 12 Scenic Drives - Roads Utah Utah National Parks

Utah National Parks are a collection of the most distinct national parks in America.   One of the reasons Utah National Parks are so popular is the fact that they are in very close proximity to each other.   There are five national parks in Utah and, of these, Bryce Canyon National Park is generally considered the most unique.

How to get here: Visitors to Utah’s National Parks will find that there is an easily traveled and incredibly scenic corridor to

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Escalante, Utah – All Directions

January 11, 2011

Categories: Bryce Canyon Escalante Utah Grand Staircase Scenic Byway 12 Scenic Drives - Roads

Escalante, Utah is a picturesque town situated on Scenic Byway 12

Escalante, Utah is a great place to stay for a destination vacation. From Escalante you can venture out to all degrees of the compass and find something unique and exciting. To learn more about this town click on these links for additional details about Escalante Utah (About Escalante, Lodging, Dining)

The Town: Centrally located along Scenic Byway 12, Escalante is a historic pioneer town

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Happy New Year from Bryce Canyon

January 1, 2011

Categories: Bryce Canyon Kodachrome Basin National Parks Scenic Drives - Roads

Today mark’s the beginning of another exciting year of travel in the Bryce Canyon Country region.   We encourage you to plan a multiple day experience in this are so you can capture the true beauty and spirit of America’s most spectacular scenic destination.

People are coming to realize that there is no place in the world that looks quite like Bryce Canyon.   When you combine Bryce with nearby attractions like the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Kodachrome Basin State

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Bryce Canyon Wildlife Viewing

December 2, 2010

Categories: Bryce Canyon National Parks Seasons Wildlife

Bring your binoculars and your camera to view wildlife in Bryce Canyon National Park.

Raven at Bryce Canyon National Park

The elevations in this Utah National Park range from approximately 7,000 feet to 9,000 feet.   Bryce Canyon is home to many types of birds and animals (large and small).   The most common large birds to be seen in the Bryce Canyon region will be ravens, hawks, eagles, peregrine falcons and occasionally even a California Condor.  Along the rims

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Slot Canyons in Bryce Canyon Country

November 18, 2010

Categories: Canyoneering Hiking Slot Canyons

Some people just love to squeeze into narrow, dark, and convoluted spaces.   If that descriptions fits you, then the Bryce Canyon region is the right place for some excellent slot canyon exploration.  The term canyoneering is frequently used in this region to describe the act of exploring slot canyons.   Canyoneering can entail a variety of activities, but most often it involves hiking through canyons, and it also may include some rappelling and rock scrambling.  When you are

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New iPod and iPhone App just released

October 21, 2010

Categories: Bryce Canyon Main National Parks

A new ipod – iphone app – application for the region around Bryce Canyon

Great news, if you’re coming to the Bryce Canyon Area for vacation, we have just released a new interactive tour for the iPod and iPhone, the Android app will be coming soon. The best part is its completely free!!! Here’s the link to the ipod – iphone application, get downloading….

Escalante Canyons Arts Festival

September 15, 2010

Categories: Main

Its getting closer to the Annual Escalante Canyons Arts Festival!! It will be held September 24-25, 2010. The Plein Air Competition will be held September 19-23, 2010. Check out www.everettruessdays.org for more information on this wonderful event!

Garfield County Fair

August 17, 2010

Categories: Main

Join us all week for the Garfield County Fair!! Starting Wednesday, August 18th- All Day Carnival- 10:00 am-6:oo pm.. enter exhibits.
Thursday, August 19th-
Carnivall All day
8:00 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. Enter Fruits, Vegetables and Flowers
4:00 p.m. Little Miss Garfield County Princess Contest (Ages 3-12)
5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.– Livestock Show Weigh In
7:00 p.m.– Miss Garfield Outstanding Teen Contest (Ages 13-17)
7:00 p.m. Miss Garfield County Queen Contest (ages 17-24)PHS Gym
Friday, August 20th-
All Day

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