Tag Archives: State Parks

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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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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Things to See & Do in San Juan County, Utah During the Government Shutdown

Unfortunately, our National Parks and Monuments are currently closed due to the government shutdown. Our toll-free information line has been ringing off the hook for the past day and a half with calls from visitors who are about to head … 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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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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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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Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum ‘Back Room Perishables’ Program

Last Thursday evening the Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum hosted a special evening program with Dr. Laurie Webster titled, ‘Back Room Perishables’.  When I had first seen the museum’s spring event calendar, there were several things that caught … Continue reading

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