Visit Arches National Park In Moab Utah – Retirement Travel Article

Visit Arches National Park In Moab Utah Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 A Day Trip To Visit Arches National Park On our tour of the Utah National Parks, we used Moab as a base for a few days. From here we did our first day trip to visit Arches National Park. We visited the park looking for arches. But we found so much more. We only did a drive through the park. But along the way we found many trailheads…

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Zermatt Resort & Spa – Midway, Utah – CELLOPHANELAND* – Travel Article

Every January, and there is only one place in the world that we want to be: the Sundance Film Festival. Frequently listed amongst the world’s best, it has the advantage of taking place in the scenic heart of the Rocky mountains, always with a photogenic dusting of snow at this time of year. Most of the festival takes place at Park City although the best venue is Robert Redford’s own Sundance Mountain Resort about 40 minutes drive away. Exactly half…

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9 Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona – Retirement Travel Article

9 Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest10 A Few Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona We had an amazing 4 weeks travelling through Utah and Arizona. Even though we were pretty meticulous about planning, we discovered a few tips for visiting Utah and Arizona that may help to plan your visit. Be prepared for high altitude and temperature swings. Plan your accommodations and activities well in advance. Enjoy the hikes and get outfitted properly. But…

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Drive To Park City Utah For Fall Colours – Retirement Travel Article

Drive To Park City Utah For Fall Colours Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 So Glad To Catch The Fall Colour In Park City Utah We caught the first glimpse of fall colours in Utah when we did a drive around the Mt Nebo Scenic Loop. When we did a day trip from Salt Lake City with our local friends, we enjoyed the areas around Park City Utah for fall colours. Our friends shared some of their favourite spots with us…

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Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop Utah – Retirement Travel Article

Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop Utah Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 The Perfect Day For An Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop We were in Utah and Arizona for the fall. On our visit to Utah, we planned to tour the big 5 National Parks. But before we got there, we had some wonderful surprises at other state parks in Utah. On a perfect fall day, we did the most delightful drive around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop.…

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Southern Utah is Amazing ! – Retirement Travel Article

Southern Utah is Amazing ! After leaving Vegas, we traveled north to the town of Kanab, Utah where we’ve meant to visit the last three times we’ve “done” Utah. Finally, we’re going to get there to see the surrounding sites and vistas…and what sites they are !Let’s start with Zion National Park. The main draw for the park is the west and valley floor area but the east entrance road is spectacular as well so that’s what we wanted to…

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Things To Do In Park City – Couples Travel Article

Things To Do In Park City [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Utah has always been one of our favorite vacation spots during winter AND summer! (Fun fact, we used to go in the summer as well and go do fun lake things!) Located only a short 30ish miles away from Salt Lake City, Park City has created some amazing memories for us! The best months to go to Park City are March and April since there is still snow but the sun is coming…

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A Fun Off-Road Jeep Adventure In Moab – Retirement Travel Article

A Fun Off-Road Jeep Adventure In Moab Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest4 We Got More Than We Bargained For On Our Off-Road Jeep Adventure We did so many great day trips from Moab, Utah. This was our base to explore many of the Utah National Parks. The National Parks provided stunning scenery at every point. But our off-road jeep adventure in Moab satisfied our need for an adrenaline rush. We thought we booked a simple off-road trip along the sand…

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On to Zion – simply retired – Retirement Travel Article

On to Zion – simply retired Wednesday, October 25 – Driving through southern Utah, the landscape changes are often immediate and stunning. From a rolling sea of slickrock to high-altitude pine forests to towering red rocks, it’s hard for us East Coast flatlanders to absorb. Approaching Zion National Park, the rocks again change to red – and so does the road. Jagged, majestic peaks jarringly transform the landscape. We were on the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway and entered the Mt. Carmel…

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The 9 Absolutely Best Things to do in Salt Lake City – Retirement Travel Article

The 9 Absolutely Best Things to do in Salt Lake City Salt Lake City is a vibrant, tidy city sitting in the shadow of the Wasatch and Oquirrh Mountains. In addition, it is the capital of Utah, but for a capital city, it is not congested. There are so many things to do in Salt Lake City that it is a perfect destination for a weekend with friends, a girls getaway, or as a couples retreat. Surprisingly, there were two…

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