Category Archives: State Parks

Back Room Tour at Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum

A few weeks ago I got to go on one of the coolest tours ever- a back room tour of Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum!  If you follow my blog, you’ll remember the trip out to Arch Canyon … Continue reading

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Geocaching in San Juan County, UT!

Up until last fall, I had never gone geocaching.  I’m not sure why, it’s always seemed like something that I would really enjoy.  In fact, my husband and I actually found a cache once when we were still living in … Continue reading

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Fall River Trips on the San Juan

At the beginning of August I posted a blog entry on my trip down the San Juan River with Wild Rivers Expeditions.  I mentioned that although that was my first trip down the river with a guide, I’d been down … Continue reading

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The Locals Know… Tips From the People Who Live Here!

One of the best ways for visitors to see what San Juan County has to offer is to ask the people who live here!  I went out and asked a few local residents what they would recommend for visitors to … Continue reading

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Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum

The Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum, located in Blanding, UT, is not only a museum, but also an Ancestral Puebloan site and an archaeological repository which houses the largest collections of Ancestral Puebloan artifacts in the Four Corners … Continue reading

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Outdoor Utah’s, ‘127 Hours of San Juan County’

Outdoor Utah Adventure Guide has just posted an article, ‘127 Hours of San Juan County’ on their website.  Their outdoor adventure itinerary for San Juan County includes… River trips on the San Juan River with Wild Rivers Expeditions Guided Hikes … Continue reading

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2011 Four Corners Indian Art Market at Edge of the Cedars State Park

A few weeks ago I attended the annual Four Corners Indian Art Market at the Edge of the Cedars in Blanding.  This was the third market since I moved to Monticello in 2009 and I’ve been wanting to go every … Continue reading

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