Things to See & Do

You could spend weeks, literally weeks, within a few miles of Blanding, UT and only scratch the surface of all there is to do and see. Here is a quick look at just a few things you'll want to come do!


Don't forget to stop by our Edge of the Cedars Ancestral Puebloan Museum and State Park or to explore our website which is filled with information about different hikes and trails for you to explore. If you are in the area, stop by our visitor's center where we'll point you in the right direction for your next adventure!

In Town

Before you explore the back country, stop in for a bite to eat. Then come back for a cozy place to stay after a long day of adventure. Explore our museums and local shops.

Fourth of July

Blanding is your number one destination for the Fourth of July. Bring the whole family and even if you aren't a local, you'll feel like you're right in your own hometown. Enjoy a day packed with excitment starting with an early morning flag ceremony, the parade, an afternoon of food and games, a country concert, and finish the night off with our fireworks show!

Natural Bridges

There's a reason Blanding is known as the "Gateway to Bridges." It's because we're only 35 miles away! Stop by after a day of fun for a bite to eat and a cozy bed. If you are looking for more adventure, check out the area attractions. We're within 90 miles of over 20 national and state parks and monuments and other stunning less-known attractions.