Your Guide to Attractions and Activities on Utah's Scenic Byways

Activities & Events

You can find places for all the activities to the left along Scenic Byway 12. Click on the activity to easily find where. Check the Events Calendar for special things happening in the area.

2013 Events Calendar

  • Aug 19, 2015

    Bryce ATV Rally — 8:00 am (more info)

    Join us August 19th through the 22nd 2015 and ride some of the most beautiful trails you will ever see. Take a guided tour or grab a map and head out on your own. Either way you will experience scenery and trails like you have never seen before. Garfield County trails border Bryce Canyon National Park and is home to Casto Canyon, one of the top ten most scenic trails in the U.S. Join us in the evening for the ATV Rodeo. Enter and compete yourself or just cheer on friends, which you are sure to make a few new ones. There will also be great deals from our Vendors and Sponsors, Food, Entertainment, and more for the entire family to enjoy. Poker Run will be held on Saturday with cash and prizes!!

  • Sep 12, 2015

    Boulder Mountain Half-Marathon and 5K — 7:00 am (more info)

    Start the run at 8355 ft above sea level on the Dixie National Forest, run down rolling hills into the beautiful town of Torrey, Utah at 6855 ft above sea level.

  • Sep 25, 2015

    Escalante Canyon Working Arts Festival – September 25 - 26, 2015 — N/A (more info)

    September 25 & 26, 2015 in Escalante, Utah. Plein Air Competition: Friday, September 18 to Thursday, September 24, 2015 Food, arts & crafts, vendors and live music all day. Highlights include silent art auction and speakers series.

  • Oct 10, 2015

    4th Annual Escalante Canyons Marathon and Head of the Rocks 10 miler — 6:00 am (more info)

    THE MARATHON- starts near Hell's Backbone Grill in Boulder, Utah. The entire course is on Scenic Byway 12. THE 10-MILER- Begins at the Head of the Rocks scenic outlook and finishes in Escalante.