Bryce Canyon Country and Garfield County in Utah call adventurous souls

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What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear Utah? Do images of vast valleys, red soil, unique rock formations, desert, arches and mountain peaks appear in your mind’s eye?

Bryce Canyon Country and Garfield County in southern Utah offer that and so much more! This remarkable area consists of diverse, colorful and stunning landscapes Mother Nature has shaped throughout centuries. It is a destination that calls adventurous souls, from the young to the young at heart!

Activities abound and everyone will find something that will make their heart skip a beat! They will experience a roller coaster of emotions which will utilize all the senses and feel sheer amazement due to the beauty that is right before the eyes.

Take Scenic Byway 12 for instance. Did you know that “Highway 12” has been designated as an “All American Road”? Road trip lovers and enthusiasts will sure love to drive through its 124 miles or 197, 7 km in total distance.

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It is one spectacular scenic highway in America and the world! Starting at both ends at a National Park, Capitol Reef to the northeast and Bryce Canyon National Park to the west.

It allows visitors to go on an unforgettable journey through time and stop at any of the many scenic or observation posts along the way. Time will stop and will take anyone’s breath away.

To truly enjoy the trip and get some rest, it can be divided. Why not stop at some of the towns and participate in any of the numerous activities offered such as: hiking, mountain hiking, and canyoneering

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admiring waterfalls, fishing, horseback or ATV riding, become a cowboy or cowgirl for a day, camping, cross-country skiing in the winter or simply rest and relax at a lodge and watch dark skies with millions of stars shining bright.

The ultimate purpose of your visit and stay in the area is to live life at a slow pace, unplug from the outside world, focus on the present and take your sweet time!

After all, isn’t it why we go on holidays to spend some quality time with family, friends and recharge batteries while in a phenomenal and unique place on earth to then return renewed and ready to face whatever may come?

Bryce Canyon Country, Garfield County and beyond have tons to offer and best of all? There’s no need for a passport if you live in the continental USA! You get to travel to a whole other world!

There is a proverb that says: “Don’t listen to what they say. Go see” and that’s exactly how it has to be!

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Until next time, Happy Travels!

All the best,

Karla :)

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