Tag Archives: Off the Beaten Path

GOATreks- Hiking with Pack Goats in Southeastern Utah

About a month ago I had the opportunity to go hiking with GOATreks, a new guiding company in San Juan County. I have to admit, I had never given much thought to goats in the past, and my experience with … Continue reading

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Arch Canyon OHV Tour with Sunrise Outfitting

A few weeks ago, our office had the opportunity to go on a guided tour with Sunrise Outfitting, a local guide based in Blanding, UT, who runs guided OHV tours throughout Bears Ears National Monument and the surrounding area. For … Continue reading

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23rd Annual Bluff International Balloon Festival

The Bluff International Balloon Festival is back! After being cancelled in 2021 due to COVID precautions, the festival is returning January 14th-16th, 2022 for it’s 23rd year! The festival will follow the usual schedule with balloons flying over Bluff Friday … Continue reading

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Lower White Canyon

I’m pretty sure that in the future anytime anyone mentions the year 2020, we’re all going to instantly think of COVID-19, social distancing, quarantining, face masks, Zoom meetings and calls with our families, altered or canceled travel plans, etc.  While … Continue reading

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‘Beyond the Park’ Tour of Monument Valley with Goulding’s Lodge

For the past 7 months since COVID-19 hit Utah in March, hands down, the single most asked question I’ve received on our office’s visitor information line is, ‘Is Monument Valley open?’.  This is closely followed by, ‘When is Monument Valley … Continue reading

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