Category Archives: Monticello

13 Family-Friendly Activities in Southeastern Utah

Planning to visit Utah’s Canyon Country with your family this fall and looking for things to do?  This list of family-friendly activities is for you! 1. Go Back in Time at the Bluff Fort   No trip to Bluff is … Continue reading

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Canyonlands Lodging- Cabin & Vacation Home Rentals

Short term vacation rentals seem to be growing in popularity at an extremely fast rate these past few years, and Canyonlands Lodging has gotten in on the game in a big way in San Juan & Grand counties.  Canyonlands Lodging … Continue reading

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2016 Monticello Festival of the Trees

This past weekend was the Monticello Festival of the Trees and it was bigger and better than ever!  I volunteered to do a tree for our office again this year, and it was much faster and easier (and cheaper!) this … Continue reading

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Slickrock Hiking Trail- Needles District of Canyonlands National Park

Working for San Juan County Visitor Services and answering the calls that come in on our toll free information line, a question that I’m often asked is, ‘When is the best time to visit?’.  This is such a no brainer- … Continue reading

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Grand Opening of the Canyon Country Discovery Center in Monticello, Utah

The Grand Opening of the Canyon Country Discovery Center was held just about a week and a half ago here in Monticello – I’d been looking forward to it for months!  I joked back in June in my entry on … Continue reading

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101 Ways to Experience San Juan County

The new ‘101 Ways to Experience San Juan County‘ guide is now available!  It’s actually been out for just over a month now, and we’re almost halfway through the time period for submitting photos for the competition.  Back again this … Continue reading

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Stars & S’mores at the Canyon Country Discovery Center

For maybe the first time ever since moving to Monticello just over 7 years ago, there were two different things happening on a Friday night that I wanted to go to!  Now I’m not complaining, this is a good problem … Continue reading

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