Utah Canyon Country Destinations


Place Name and Description

Utah Canyon Country Arches National Park, Utah
Amazing Delicate Arch is the world's most beautiful arch.

  American West Roadside Stop, Utah - The Toadstools
The bizarre Toadstools in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.

  American West Roadside Stop, Utah - Goosenecks State Park
An overlook featuring "the finest examples of entrenched meanders anywhere in the world".

  American West Roadside Stop, Utah - The Hite Lake Powell Overlook
Provides views of Lake Powell's canyon country at its finest.

  American West Roadside Stop, Utah - Mule Canyon Ruin
Features a well-preserved Ancestral Pueblo ruin dating back nearly a thousand years.

  Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah - Photographer's Dream
A great photo set from one of the west's most colorful parks.

Bryce Canyon Travel Guide
Travel Guide to Bryce Canyon National Park. Bryce Canyon National Park offers many easy touring options. Most of the park’s major attractions and well-known hiking trails are within five miles of the park entrance in the area known as Bryce Amphitheater.

  Calf Creek Recreation Area, Utah - Desert Waterfalls!
A look at one of the American desert's premiere and little known gems, Calf Creek Falls. Part of the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.

  Canyonlands National Park, Arches National Park, & Grand Gulch, Utah
Includes an outstanding vista from Dead Horse Point.

  Canyonlands National Park, Utah - Island in The Sky District
Four-Wheel-Drive Adventure on the White Rim Trail.

  Fisher Towers Recreation Site, Utah
Massive red rock monoliths in Utah's canyon country.

  Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, Utah & Wyoming
Three great vistas from colorful northeast Utah.

  Goblin Valley State Park, Utah
Some of Canyon Country's strangest scenery, "Mushroom Valley".

  Horseshoe Canyon, Utah - The Great Gallery Features America's Finest Rock Art
Horseshoe Canyon, a detached section of Canyonlands National Park in a remote section of southeast Utah, features some of the world's greatest rock art. The Great Gallery is the most well-known and spectacular of the canyon's four major panels. Horseshoe Canyon itself is spectacular with steep sandstone walls and groves of mature cottonwood trees and other riparian growth due to the presence of surface water.

  Misadventures at Old Paria, Utah
A ghost town, historic movie locale, and 4WD adventure.

  Monument Valley Tribal Park, Arizona & Utah
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park offers some of the Southwest's most famous and unusual scenery. The high desert landscape on the border of Arizona and Utah is a fantastic wonderland of colorful mesas, spires, buttes, and monoliths.

  Paria Canyon Wilderness, Arizona / Utah (I)
Introduction & Overview to the Paria Canyon Wilderness Area..

  Paria Canyon Wilderness, Arizona / Utah (II)
Trail Guide and Map to the Paria Canyon Wilderness Area.

  Paria Canyon Wilderness Area, Arizona / Utah (III)
Hiking Buckskin Gulch - "The Dive of the Buckskin".

  Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Utah
The Toadstools Trail - American West Roadside Stop

  Rainbow Bridge National Monument, Utah
The Trail to Utah's Rainbow Bridge - Retracing a Historic Jourrney.

  Southwest Potpourri, Arizona/Utah
A Photo Set by guest, Marty Bloomenthal.

  Valley of the Gods, Utah
Red Rock Scenery from Utah's Canyon Country.

  Hiking the Zion Narrows, the Ultimate Slot Canyon, Utah
Zion National Park's most amazing canyon, the Zion Narrows, features vertical walls soaring thousands of feet above the Virgin River, sometimes less than thirty feet apart. There is no road, no trail. You must wade the river to see this fantastic sight. A wonderful hiking challenge! Beginners and non-hikers can get a taste of it at the Gateway to the Narrows. This feature includes an overview, hiking narrative, and hiker's guide.

  Zion National Park, Utah (I)
Adventure on Angel's Landing.

  Zion National Park, Utah (II)
Hiking the Narrows of the Virgin River, the "Zion Narrows", in one of the world's most dramatic and beautiful narrow canyons.

  Zion National Park, Utah (III)
The Subway - Hiking the Left Fork of North Creek in Great West Canyon.

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New Perspectives - Zion Narrows Panoramas.

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