Are you sick and tired of cold weather? Do you dream of a destination that is warm and sun-drenched? You don’t have to leave the country to see such an area. In fact, depending on where you live it may just be in your own backyard! We are talking about the beautiful state of Utah. Many people just think of Utah as a desert, but it is so much more than that. In fact, we are going to look at three of the top destinations that will make you look twice at Utah! Are you ready to go on the ultimate Utah road trip? Let’s go!
One of the top destinations on your GPS needs to be the incredible city of Moab. Here you will encounter the iconic Red Rock, it is truly a spectacular sight. However, there is so much more than just this one destination. Moab is a beautiful city that offers a host of incredible shopping as well as some of the best food in the area. Speaking of food, you will want to grab one of the best burgers of your life at Milts. After your burger, see if you can get down to Arches National Park and Dead Horse Point State Park. This can make a great day trip or spend the entire week.
If you are a fan of old westerns, you have got to take a side trip over to the picturesque city of Grafton. In fact, this is one of the most photographed ghost towns in all the country. Many of the buildings have been restored to their original splendor and you will feel as though you are in High Noon. While you may only be able to spend an hour or so in Grafton, you can take a drive over to Zion National Park for even more sights.
At some in point in just about everyone’s life, they think about becoming a cowboy. Whether you are from New York or California, it has crossed your mind. Now you can make that fantasy a reality with an incredible horse riding excursion through some of Utah’s most beautiful countryside. As you wander through the rolling hills don’t be too surprised if you come across some wildlife along the way. This is a journey for those who want to see Utah as it was meant to be seen.