Canyonlands & Southern Utah

Find things to see and do in Moab, Kanab, and St. George, or explore southern Utah's geological wonders at Lake Powell or in national parks like Canyonlands, Zion, Bryce Canyon, or Arches.

A dirt road winds through Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park in Arizona.

Four Corners Road Trip

From ancient ruins to legendary red-rock terrain, this scenic loop is the essence of the desert Southwest.
A couple hike to North Window in Arches National Park, Moab, Utah.

Complete Guide to Arches National Park

In this wonderland of rainbow-shaped rock formations, easily accessible adventures abound.
Sunset at Watchman peak along the Virgin river in Zion National Park, Utah

Visiting Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks in Fall

Without the summer crowds and heat, southern Utah’s iconic national parks come to life.
A hiker rests along the shore of the Great Salt Lake from Antelope Island State Park in Utah.

8 Must-Visit State Parks in Utah

Skip the national park crowds at these stellar state parks.
a picture of Pando Forest in Utah during fall with golden leaves on the aspens

14 Best Fall Trips in the West

Stunning autumn foliage, mild temperatures, and crowd-free attractions reward fall travelers.
Pink and orange rock formations in Utah's Snow Canyon State Park.

5 State Parks to Visit Instead of Utah's Mighty 5 National Parks

These state parks in Southern Utah are quieter alternatives to Utah's popular national parks.
Angel's Landing in Zion National Park at sunrise or sunset in Utah.

Explore Utah's Greater Zion Region

Here's what to do, see, and eat in and around Zion National Park.
river winds through colorful canyon in Zion National Park, Utah

Geological Magic in Utah's Mighty Five National Parks

What sets Utah’s national parks apart?
Scenic State Route 143 in Utah with mountains and clouds in the background

Hoodoos Less Traveled: Cedar Breaks National Monument

High-desert delights without the crowds.
A hiker overlooks Dead Horse Point State Park in Moab, Utah

Top Things to Do in Moab, Utah

Find great food, art, and scenic views in this small southern Utah town.
hiker takes in view of Sahalie Falls from moss-covered rock, near Sisters, Oregon

Wondrous Waterfalls for Spring

This spring, revel in the roar, the spray, and the awe-inspiring power.
Bonneville Salt Flats race car, Utah, picture

Experience Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats

Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats have been the place to drive fast for nearly a century.
Lowell Observatory exterior on a starry night in Flagstaff, Arizona, picture

10 Places to Celebrate the Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary

Celebrate the golden anniversary of the moon landing this summer at 10 western destinations.
Thor's Hammer, hoodoo in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, picture

Hoodoos in Bryce Canyon

Learn about hoodoos, the limestone spires that will catch your eye in Bryce Canyon National Park.
Sunset view from the overlook on Cape Royal in Grand Canyon North Rim in the Grand Canyon

Hidden Delights in the West’s Top National Parks

You’ve seen the major highlights. Now it’s time to experience these lesser-known delights.