Utah

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Alpine lakes, snowy powder, 5 national parks and a great salt lake:

Utah is the perfect destination for outdoor adventure.

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Plan A Utah vacation: Things To Do

Things to Do at Dead Horse Point State Park

Things to Do at Dead Horse Point State Park

Nestled 2,000 feet above a gooseneck in the Colorado River you'll find Dead Horse Point State Park. This stunning Utah state park near the adventure town of Moab is known for its ever-changing landscape and exquisite views of the Colorado River. It's filled with...

Where to Stay in Moab Near Arches & Canyonlands

Where to Stay in Moab Near Arches & Canyonlands

If you’ll be visiting Arches, exploring Canyonlands or enjoying the outdoor adventures around Moab, use this guide to help you know where to stay in Moab, Utah. There are all types of lodging in and near Moab from budget-friendly hotels to higher-prices resorts....

Moab Adventures: Best Things To Do

Moab Adventures: Best Things To Do

Moab, Utah is considered one of the best adventure towns in America. There are a variety of things to do in Moab like mountain biking, rock climbing, hiking, river rafting, off roading in Jeeps and ATVs and exploring the National and State Parks in the area. You can...

8 Utah State Parks – Things to See, Do and Photograph

8 Utah State Parks – Things to See, Do and Photograph

Utah is home to 5 spectacular national parks and numerous national monuments and historic sites. These national landmarks usually overshadow the state parks in Utah. There are 8 Utah State Parks that offer amazing things to see, do and photograph. Take time to explore...

Lower Calf Creek Falls Hiking Guide

Lower Calf Creek Falls Hiking Guide

Lower Calf Creek Falls in Utah, USA is a spectacular desert waterfall where the water plunges 130 feet over a sandstone cliff into a pool of cool water. The falls are named for its use as a natural pen for calves back in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. When...

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Utah National Parks

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Where To Stay In Utah

Utah accommodations include hotels, motels, B&Bs and rentals of all types and in all price ranges.

If you like to use Airbnb or VRBO, be sure to see if it’s legal for the city you’re visiting.

Utah Travel Tips & Resources

Winter Clothing Guide for Outdoor Travel and Photography

Winter Clothing Guide for Outdoor Travel and Photography

We enjoy traveling during the winter when it's the off season at many locations. But winter exploration and photography can be a love-hate struggle. Winter provides unique opportunities to see landscapes and scenes with glistening snow, festive lights, and rosy...

Our Camera Gear Checklist for Travel Photography

Our Camera Gear Checklist for Travel Photography

Camera gear is essential when traveling. Those of us who love spectacular photo images, especially those we have worked to capture ourselves, know the value and advantages of good equipment. We also know the importance of a good plan before embarking on any trip. A...

Buy a US National Parks Pass: Yes, It’s a Good Deal

Buy a US National Parks Pass: Yes, It’s a Good Deal

There are 59 areas around the United States that are protected and called National Parks. They feature landscapes from deserts and glaciers to caves and coral reefs. National Parks are one of the biggest attractions in the United States. The parks were founded to...

US National Parks Packing Lists

US National Parks Packing Lists

US National Parks provide destinations with unique landscapes and wildlife, and a variety of outdoor activities year-round. When it's time to start packing for your trip, use our National Park Packing Lists. (Scroll to download the packing lists.) The lists are fairly...

Hiking Gear List and Tips for a Day Hike With Kids

Hiking Gear List and Tips for a Day Hike With Kids

My husband and I both grew up with a love of hiking and enjoying the outdoors. It’s something we’ve continued to do as we added to our family. Now with four kids, we still take the whole crew on local Orange County hikes at least once a month. We share tips and list...

Enjoy Nature – Be A Responsible Visitor

Enjoy Nature – Be A Responsible Visitor

Are you familiar with the phrases “Leave No Trace” or "Tread Lightly”? If you spend any time in the great outdoors, you should know these phrases and what they mean. They provide guidelines we should follow to enjoy and protect our natural spaces. Our increasing love...

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