Hey Southern Utah Visitors – Stay Parked Here
By Dixie Brunner
This year marks the 100th anniversary of both the Grand Canyon and Zion National Parks.
You will be astounded by the beauty of southern Utah. Not just the amazing national and state parks, but the uncrowded, off-the-beaten path places where you can breathe fresh air, hike, get back to nature and recharge your emotional battery!
While its true we have some of the most beautiful, breathtaking national and state parks in the entire country, which we encourage you to visit, there’s so much more this area has to offer.
If you want to really experience the incredible scenic beauty that is southern Utah, the best way is to Stay Parked Here and visit the places less traveled. You have many options available to you for taking adventures – hiking, mountain biking, horse riding, ATVing, scenic tours, or just sightseeing!
That’s why we hope you will ... Stay Parked Here!
Southern Utah can boast of extraordinary natural beauty, comfortable climate, great accommodations, food and friendly people. It is centrally-located near three National Parks – Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon North Rim. Also nearby are Cedar Breaks, Grand Staircase-Escalante and Pipe Spring National Monuments. We have thousands of acres of public lands – BLM and Forest Service – that you can go hike, camp and explore.
In addition, we have a great ‘water feature!’ Glen Canyon National Recreation Area is nearby, which includes Rainbow Bridge National Monument, as well as Lake Powell, the second largest man-made lake in North America, with 1,960 miles of shoreline!
After a long day of fresh air, exercise and sunshine touring the area, who wouldn’t be ready for a delicious meal and some good music and western entertainment? Southern Utah is rapidly becoming a foodie destination and boasts gourmet restaurants, great eating places and night time entertainment.
We are proud of the southern Utah area we call home, and we’re so happy that you’ve come to visit.
Stay Parked Here, and see some of the most extraordinary scenery and places in the west!