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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.

San Juan County kicks off Utah Archaeology & Preservation Month with Archaeology Day

  • Posted On: 5/1/19 at 02:01 PM
  • Category: Things to Do, Upcoming Events, Utah's Canyon Country
Edge of the Cedars State Park and Museum will host the 2019 Archaeology Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of Utah’s Archaeology & Preservation Month on Saturday, May 4, 2019.

2,000 year old tattoo needle identified by archaeologists

  • Posted On: 3/7/19 at 01:09 PM
  • Category: Utah's Canyon Country
Once dismissed as an “odd-looking little artifact,” the tool pushes back evidence for tattooing in the U.S. Southwest by a millennium.

It’s About Time You Visit Utah’s Valley Of The Gods / Uproxx.com

  • Posted On: 2/27/19 at 09:06 AM
  • Category: Expert Advice, Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
Set your navigation for “Mexican Hat” and you’ll end up on the road toward Valley of the Gods. If you’re a film fan, this road is where Forrest Gump stopped his famous cross country run.

Utah Scenic Byways

  • Posted On: 1/4/19 at 11:55 AM
  • Category: Things to Do, Utah's Canyon Country
"The Trail of the Ancients National Scenic Byway is a place where monumental land forms connect with the sky, and vast fields of stars fill the nights."