Utah

St. George, UT: Snow Canyon State Park

 St. George, Utah, is a beautiful city in the far southwest corner of the state, set within a valley with soaring red rocks surrounding it.  One of its outstanding state parks is located just 10 miles north of the city. This park was established for the sole purpose of...

Southern Utah: Stepping Onto the Grand Staircase

Utah’s Grand Staircase has been a bucket list item for all of its geologic treasures, natural beauty and remote location –- so remote, in fact, that it was one of the last places in the U.S. to be mapped. With almost a million acres of public lands, it was yet another great place to...

Torrey, UT: Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef is the least-visited of Utah’s National Parks, commonly referred to as “The Mighty Five,” Bryce, Zion, Arches, Canyonlands, and Capitol Reef, and the last one we had yet to visit. It’s an odd name, Capitol Reef, an amalgamation of “Capitol”...

Bryce Canyon, UT: Hoodoo You Love?!

The Lucky Charm’s 2016 Summer Adventure may end up feeling more like a Winter Adventure as we head north two weeks earlier than usual, to MUCH colder weather:  Destination Canadian Rockies!  But first, a stop at Utah’s utterly astounding Bryce Canyon National Park...