Blanding City Base Camp to Adventure





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Blanding Utah: Basecamp to Adventure

Located between Lake Powell, Bridges National Monument, and Arches National Park in Moab, Blanding is the gateway to Utah's Canyon Country. We are surrounded by more state and national parks than anywhere else in the United States.  This makes Blanding the perfect base camp for your adventure!

Enjoy red rock canyons, alpine meadows, and ancient Native American sites - all in the same day.



12N Grayson Parkway

Blanding UT 84511

(435) 678-3662

Pioneer Museum

Free wifi

Clean Bathrooms


Bull Hollow Raceway Racetracks

"Best Track in Utah!" Visit for race times.

333 South Main Street

Blanding UT 84511

(800) 235-7687

Dinosaur Museum in Blanding, UT

745 South 200 West

Blanding, UT 84511


Our accommodations range from high class luxury to economical comfort.  Rest from your adventures in Blanding!

Abajo Haven Guest Ranch

544 North Cedar Edge Lane

Blanding UT 84511



Canyonlands Lodging

Lodges and Cabins for 2 to 70 guests. Private cabins for your stay.


1930 South Main

Blanding UT 84511


435-678-7840 or 435-678-2570


131 East Center

Blanding UT 84511


(800) 574-3150

Four Corners Inn Motel

591 South Highway 191

Blanding UT 84511



Prospector Motor Lodge

88 West Center Street

Blanding UT 84511




Stone Lizard Lodging

755 South Main Street

Blanding UT 84511



711 S Main St

Blanding UT 84511

(435) 678-3271



Quality Inn

Super 8 Blanding

Stone Lizard Lodging Motel Quality Inn Blanding Super 8 Blanding
Prospector Motor Lodge Motel

88 East Center Street

Blanding UT 84511




861 S Main St

Blanding UT 84511




Choose from a wide range of restaurants and fast food establishments when dining out in Blanding's cozy hometown atmosphere.

Tuscan Gardens

733 S. Main Street

Blanding, UT 84511



Fine Italian Dining

95 N Grayson Pkwy

Blanding UT 84511



Home of the Big B Burger

Patio Drive-In

Thatzza Pizza

164 North Grayson Parkway

Blanding UT 84511



The Homestead Steakhouse

121 East Center St.

Blanding, UT 84511



Thatzza Pizza Homestead Steakhouse Restaurant Patio Drive-In


Subway Blanding

148 S Main St

Blanding UT 84511




Taco Time

Taco Time Mexican Fast Food Blanding

861 S Main St, Blanding UT 84511


(435) 678-2306

A&W Restaurant

A&W All American Food

12 W Center St

Blanding UT 84511



All American Food

Yak's Center Street Cafe

140 N Hwy 191

Blanding UT 84511



Blanding is unmatched in opportunities for outdoor recreation!  Enjoy the best our area has to offer with the help of a local guide or outfitter.

Wild Rivers Expeditions

North Wash Outfitters Canyoneering Guide

504 West 400 North Suite #1

Blanding UT 84511


(435) 678-3255


Canyoneering Adventures


Four Corners Adventures Tour Guides

245 East Center Street

Blanding UT 84511





Whether you prefer jeeping, ATV's, hiking, biking, canyoneering, or boating, Four Corners Adventures is sure to make this vacation most memorable.

400 West 800 South

Blanding UT 84511




The local experts for trophy bucks and bulls of the San Juan, no one knows it better. Licensed and Insured Utah Hunting Outfitter #7563545-7500.


Yearly Schedule


Balloon Festival

ATV Safari

Bluff Balloon Festival
San Juan ATV Safari

Fourth of July Celebration

Arts Festival

Huff to Bluff Marathon


 Enjoy the Balloon Festival in nearby Bluff, Utah.

Colorful balloons seem right at home among the  red rocks.

The festival is full of fun events.  For more information visit


MAY 7:

Indian Arts Festival at the Edge of the Cedars Museum.

Tribes from all over the Southwest come to the festival to display

their art and jewelry. The Indian Arts Festival offers a true Native

American experience with local artists and traditional demonstrations.

It's an event you won't want to miss! For more information, contact

The Edge of the Cedars Museum.


MAY 21:

 Huff to Bluff Marathon, starting in Blanding.  A small town

marathon with big race accommodations.  Register soon!



 No one hosts a 4th of July celebration like Blanding!  Start the festivities with the Mayor's Prayer Breakfast, then choose a spot on Main Street to cheer a

traditional parade.  Special events fill the day with food and craft

booths and carnival rides.  End the celebration with a bang as you

watch Blanding's incredible firework's show.   Celebrate with us this

Fourth of July and remember what America is all about!



 A highlight of September in Blanding is the San Juan ATV Safari. People from all over the United States attend this event. Blanding has some of the best ATV trails in North America! From red rock canyons to 11,000 foot mountains, you'll see more country than you thought possible. Contact the San Juan ATV Safari for information.






4th Fourth of July Parade
Arts Festival
Huff to Bluff Marathon
South Peak in the Abajo Mountains