Tag Archives: Off the Beaten Path

The Dinosaur Museum- Blanding, Utah

Last weekend we were trying to think of something to do with our son, and since it’s the middle of the summer and it’s pretty hot around here right now, we were trying to think of some indoor and higher … 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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Monarch Cave- Comb Ridge

Our mid-February through early March weather was AMAZING this year- perfect for getting out and doing some pre-spring hikes.  We were in high ‘show season’ in our office (Jan-March every year when we attend Travel, Sportsman’s, Adventure & Gear shows … Continue reading

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Arch Canyon Overlook

Every year about mid to late February when the temperatures creep up to the 40s and sometimes even 50s, I start to get the itch to get out and explore this beautiful area we live in!  Two weekends ago it … Continue reading

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Cave Towers- Mule Canyon

In the past few years House on Fire Ruin in Mule Canyon has become a very popular destination for hikers and photographers, but I think few who visit are aware of the nearby Cave Towers Ruins located across the highway … Continue reading

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Finders Keepers at the Hideout Golf Club

From Memorial Day through Labor Day each year, the City of Monticello does a program called ‘Finders Keepers’ where they hide locally made Cedar Mesa Pottery along the cart paths at the Hideout Golf Club and whoever finds the pottery … Continue reading

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Monticello Ghost Tour!

My absolute favorite day of the year in Monticello is only 4 days away…. Pioneer Day!  Well, technically Pioneer Day is only 3 days away, but the main part of our town’s celebration is always held on the nearest Saturday, … Continue reading

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