Utah State Parks

Utah

Utah's State Parks Are All-American Grandeur

Defined by Zion and its otherworldly Canyonlands National Park, Utah's parkland is so diverse and special that it's become world famous. The spirit of cowboy life is still breathing in Utah's state parks. Home to some of the world's most eccentric geology, Utah's state parks are photogenic to the extreme. Vast sandstone canyons, strange creatures, and secluded Edens teeming with wildlife await intrepid travelers at Utah's state parks. Ready your camera for scenes of ultimate sublimity.

The Best Utah State Parks for Families

Goblins, baby dinosaurs, and mythological teddy bear ears are some of Utah state parks' draws for children. Here's where to find the state's most family-friendly parkland:

Best Places to Stay for State Parks in Utah

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The Best Utah State Parks for Hiking

Vast spaces and resounding stillness await hikers in Utah's grand state parks. Take in boundless vistas of wild rock formations, and you'll be bowled over by the sheer grandeur of Earth. A hike in Utah is a life-changing experience. Some of the most rewarding walks include the following:

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The Best Utah State Parks for Adventure Sports

Cowboy adventures are plentiful in Utah's state parks. Saddle up and head into mind-bendingly huge wildernesses via ATV, bike, or canoe. Here are some parks to sweep sports fans off their feet:

Top Offers for State Parks in Utah

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