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This newsroom contains all the features on San Juan County Economic Development and Utah's Canyon Country.

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Sounds of Silence in Utah's Canyon Country

  • Posted On: 1/15/20 at 05:08 PM
  • Category: Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
WiFi is slow to non-existent in places, there’s arguably one traffic light for the entire San Juan County (nearly, the size of New Jersey!), cows stand in the roads and wonder why you’re moving so fast, and people slow down to talk with each other—to connect.

Basecamp close to Canyonlands National Park

  • Posted On: 1/15/20 at 04:55 PM
  • Category: Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
I stood at an overlook on the Chesler Park Loop Trail in the Needles District of Canyonlands, struck by how quiet it was. The sun was setting behind me, and all of the candy cane colored rock spires stood at attention in the distance.

Bears Ears and Beyond

  • Posted On: 1/14/20 at 05:09 PM
  • Category: Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
This wasn’t the first time and it won’t be the last time that I pull into Utah at night, and wake up surrounded by giant red walls.

Blanding: A Sense of Discovery in Southeast Utah

  • Posted On: 1/14/20 at 04:47 PM
  • Category: Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
Around every corner, I felt like I was stumbling upon a new place, ancient site, or the greatest little hotel in Southeast Utah.

The 10 Best Road Trips

  • Posted On: 6/10/19 at 03:10 PM
  • Category: Utah's Canyon Country
It’s no surprise to us this dusty classic nabbed the top slot with its rugged red landscapes punctuated by colossal sandstone masterpieces.