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Where the true west of myth and legend is alive today. Free from the distractions of metropolitan and urban life, the relaxing lifestyle in our charming towns and villages offers the perfect vacation, residential, or business environment.

We are located in the Four Corners region of the southwest United States. This is the heart of the Colorado Plateau with the textbook geology that created the breathtaking canyons and majestic mountains of Canyon Country. San Juan County provides a perfect, centralized base of travel to the world renowned features that surround us. National Parks and Monuments, including the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Canyonlands, Arches, Lake Powell, Natural Bridges, Hovenweep, and Mesa Verde are all within Canyon Country or easy driving distance. State parks include Edge of the Cedars Museum and the great Goosenecks of the San Juan River. All of this and more is easily visited from our excellent selection of motels, lodges, RV parks, campgrounds, and resorts. Fine dining as well as family restaurants complement the visitor experience.

Cultural and natural history experiences abound in Canyon Country. Edge of the Cedars State Park & Museum highlights the Ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi) culture with the largest display of artifacts in the Four Corners. Newspaper Rock Recreation Site offers a large petroglyph panel. Cowboy and Mormon history add color to the county's foundation as do Navajo, Hopi, Zuni, and Ute artisans whose work is available at local trading posts and galleries. Our annual crafts fairs, rodeos, ATV Safari, and the International Balloon Festival add to San Juan County's sense of excitement and adventure. Enjoy river rafting with an excellent guide, jeep into hidden canyons and across mountain ridges, hike, bike, 4-wheel, and ATV into and through Utah's Canyon Country for the vacation of a lifetime! With 9,000 feet of elevation change - almost 2 miles between 3,700 feet and 12,600 feet - from red rock canyons to alpine splendor, San Juan County has it all!

Whether seeking the perfect, relaxing, and informative vacation, an ideal place to retire, or excellent market location for your new or existing business, we truly offer a varied selection of venues! Affordable housing, property, and real estate coupled with good schools, college, and university make San Juan County in Utah's Canyon Country your dream environment!

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Events:

July, 2014

Jun 21, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Blanding Farmers Market
Jun 25, 2014 - Oct 02, 2014
Ranger- Led Night Sky Programs at Natural Bridges
Jul 05, 2014 - Sep 28, 2014
Open House at Peter Springs Alpaca Ranch
Jul 24, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Quilt 'n Time Quilt Exhibit
Jul 25, 2014 - Jul 26, 2014
Pioneer Day
Jul 25, 2014
Monticello Ghost Tour
Jul 25, 2014
Civil War Living History at the Frontier Museum
Jul 26, 2014
Blue Mountain Pioneer Day 5K
Jul 29, 2014
Little Miss & Mister Contest
Jul 30, 2014
Meet the Jazz- Jeremy Evans
Jul 30, 2014
Beehive Drive

August, 2014

Jun 21, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Blanding Farmers Market
Jun 25, 2014 - Oct 02, 2014
Ranger- Led Night Sky Programs at Natural Bridges
Jul 05, 2014 - Sep 28, 2014
Open House at Peter Springs Alpaca Ranch
Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 09, 2014
San Juan County Fair
Aug 01, 2014
Hideout Shootout Golf Tournament
Aug 01, 2014
Friday Night at the Fort- Lucille Hunt- Desert Mountain Dancers
Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014
Hideout Amateur Golf Tournament
Aug 04, 2014 - Aug 05, 2014
Safety Inspection Course
Aug 06, 2014
Successful Agriculture & Food Entrepreneurship
Aug 07, 2014 - Aug 09, 2014
Pecos Conferece
Aug 07, 2014
Little Texas Concert
Aug 08, 2014
Four Corners Monument Annual Appreciation Day
Aug 08, 2014
Allen & Leonie Hunt and SJHS Drama Group
Aug 09, 2014
Abajo Enduro
Aug 15, 2014
Friday Night at the Fort- Jim Keyes
Aug 21, 2014 - Aug 22, 2014
Medical Coding AAPC ICD 10 Boot Camp
Aug 22, 2014
Friday Night at the Fort- Hometown Harmony
Aug 23, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014
Hideout Senior Amateur Golf Tournament
Aug 25, 2014
Our Galaxy and Beyond
Aug 30, 2014 - Sep 01, 2014
Bates Wilson Youth Camp

September, 2014

Jun 21, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Blanding Farmers Market
Jun 25, 2014 - Oct 02, 2014
Ranger- Led Night Sky Programs at Natural Bridges
Jul 05, 2014 - Sep 28, 2014
Open House at Peter Springs Alpaca Ranch
Aug 30, 2014 - Sep 01, 2014
Bates Wilson Youth Camp
Sep 05, 2014 - Sep 06, 2014
Flippin Flea Market
Sep 06, 2014
Edge of the Cedars Lecture- Re-Excavating the Past
Sep 10, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014
Utah Navajo Fair
Sep 11, 2014 - Sep 13, 2014
12th Annual San Juan ATV Safari
Sep 12, 2014
Canyonlands 50th Anniversary Commemorative Ceremony
Sep 20, 2014
Life in the Milky Way

October, 2014

Jun 21, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
Blanding Farmers Market
Jun 25, 2014 - Oct 02, 2014
Ranger- Led Night Sky Programs at Natural Bridges
Oct 04, 2014
Edge of the Cedars Lecture- Historic Archaeology: Don Simonis
Oct 10, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014
Cedar Mesa/Comb Ridge Archaeology
Oct 11, 2014
Newspapers Rock 10K
Oct 16, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014
Bluff Arts Festival
Oct 17, 2014
Lion's Club Fall Feast
Oct 25, 2014
Halloween Harvest Festival
Oct 30, 2014
Halloween Hoot-n-Howl Stars Galore & More

November, 2014

Nov 03, 2014 - Nov 07, 2014
John Wayne's Monument Valley Ride
Nov 08, 2014
Forrest Gump Half Marathon
Nov 08, 2014
Edge of the Cedars Lecture- The Egyptian and Semitic in Uto-Aztecan

December, 2014

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 20, 2014
Olde Fashioned Christmas Festival