Seclusion still exists. Explore your canyons without crowds

The gateway to Bridges. The gateway to the Trail of the Ancients. The gateway to Arches. The gateway to Goosenecks. Come to think of it, it would actually just be easier to tell you what Blanding isn't the gateway to, which in short is absoluely nothing. Blanding is its own little coop with hometown hospitality and smalltown vibes. See everything Southeastern Utah has to offer minus a pack of tourists blocking your camera view. Read more...


Discover Blanding

Wild Expeditions

Get off the beaten path and be outdoors til you can't be outdoors any more

Four Corners Inn

See four states from just one hotel

Hiking Bears Ears

House on Fire will set your soul on fire

Wild River Expeditions

You'll never want the day to end

Four Corners Inn

See four states from just one hotel

Blanding Attractions

Our Five Favorites

Monument Valley

Progress has nothing to offer

Four Corners Inn

See four states from just one hotel

Bears Ears Maps & Info

Four Corners Monument

Visit Nations of the 4 Corners Trail system

Lodging & Dining

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Bears Ears

Utah's youngest National Monument


Our Five Favorites
5: Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum: Authentic village and kiva onsite along with one of the nation’s largest collections of pottery.

4: The Dinosaur Museum (April – October) See skeletons, fossils, and eggs, along with handcrafted sculptures made by the owners of the museum.

3: Natural Bridges National Monument Three majestic natural bridges invite you to ponder the power of water.

2: Four Corners Monument This one-of-a-kind monument allows you to stand in Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona all at once.

1: House on Fire Ruins – Bears Ears National Monument Visit one of the nation’s most intriguing landscapes and Utah’s newest National Monument.

Outdoor Activities

  • World-class backcountry hiking and backpacking

  • ATV and UHV trails throughout the entire county

  • Valley of the Gods and Moki Dugway

  • Muley Point Overlook

  • Dark Sky Parks (Natural Bridges & Hovenweep)

Nearby Natural Wonders

  • Arches National Park (75 Miles)

  • Monument Valley Tribal Park (75 Miles)

  • Four Corners Monument (70 Miles)

  • Hovenweep National Monument (45 Miles)

  • Natural Bridges National Monument (43 miles)

  • Bears Ears National Monument Shash Jaa Unit (13 Miles)


Request Information

  • Travel Bureau Information

    Request Information / Visitors Info
    Blanding City Visitors Center
    12 North Grayson Parkway
    Blanding, Utah 84511
    Phone: (435) 678-3662

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