Utah’s National Monuments Golden Spike National Historical Site. Timpanogos Cave National Monument . Dinosaur National Monument . Hovenweep National Monument . Natural Bridges National Monument . Rainbow Bridge National Monument . Grand Staircase–Escalante National Monument . Cedar Breaks National Monument .
seven national monuments
They include: Bryce Canyon National Park . Zion National Park . Arches National Park . Canyonlands National Park . Capitol Reef National Park .
List of National Historic Landmarks in Utah
|Landmark name||Date designated|
|1||Alkali Ridge||July 19, 1964 (#66000740)|
|2||Bingham Canyon Open Pit Copper Mine||November 13, 1966 (#66000736)|
|3||Bryce Canyon Lodge and Deluxe Cabins||May 28, 1987 (#87001339)|
|4||Central Utah Relocation Center (Topaz)||March 29, 2007 (#07000432)|
Utah is known for having some of the best skiing in the country, and the mountains near Salt Lake City receive an average of 500 inches of snow per year. During the 19th century many Mormons settled in Utah , and today approximately 60 percent of state’s residents are members of the church.
Located in Southeast Utah and the Northern border of Arizona – near the Four Corners region – lies the sandstone buttes of the Monument Valley . An iconic stretch of land, the Monument Valley is part of the Navajo Indian Nation and home to the Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.
This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s “Mighty Five” national parks —Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Arches, and Canyonlands—with the diverse state parks and nameless vistas of Southern Utah .
Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Arches National Park reopened May 29, 2020. Visitors are encouraged to prepare ahead of time before they arrive at the park .
There are 13 National Park Service (NPS) units in Utah including five national parks (Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Zion – only Alaska and California have more), plus another three national monuments administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).
Zion National Park
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
Canyonlands national park
Top 10 Most Popular Utah Landmarks Delicate Arch. Great Salt Lake . Golden Spike National Historic Site. Dinosaur National Monument Quarry. Cathedral of the Madeleine. Goblin Valley State Park. Cedar Breaks National Monument. Utah State Capitol.