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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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March, 2015

Mar 28, 2015
Open House at the Historic Blanding South Chapel
Mar 29, 2015
I Stand All Amazed

April, 2015

Apr 02, 2015 - Apr 04, 2015
The Importance of Being Earnest
Apr 04, 2015
Monticello Community Easter Egg Hunt
Apr 04, 2015
Ladies' Night
Apr 10, 2015 - Apr 11, 2015
S.T.E.A.M. Expo
Apr 10, 2015
21st Annual Heritage Language Conference
Apr 11, 2015
Artisan Expo at the Frontier Museum- Mimi Toomey
Apr 18, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015
National Park Week
Apr 18, 2015 - Apr 25, 2015
Artisan Expo at the Frontier Museum- Dan Raisor
Apr 27, 2015
Spring Gala
Apr 27, 2015 - May 02, 2015
Rainbow Bridge & Navajo Mountain Hiking Adventure

May, 2015

Apr 27, 2015 - May 02, 2015
Rainbow Bridge & Navajo Mountain Hiking Adventure
May 02, 2015
The Girls Night Out Expo
May 11, 2015 - May 12, 2015
Farm Days
May 16, 2015
Huff to Bluff Marathon & Half Marathon
May 23, 2015
Artisan Expo at the Frontier Museum- Scott Mitchell

June, 2015

Jun 06, 2015
Artisan Expo at the Frontier Museum- Anita Hathale

July, 2015

Jul 31, 2015 - Aug 08, 2015
San Juan County Fair

August, 2015

Jul 31, 2015 - Aug 08, 2015
San Juan County Fair
Aug 01, 2015
2nd Annual Abajo Enduro

September, 2015

Sep 10, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015
San Juan ATV Safari
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015
3rd Annual Indian Summer Festival
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015
Utah Navajo Fair & Rodeo

October, 2015

Oct 10, 2015
Newspaper Rock 10K & 26K