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

Interpretive Trails

Red Canyon
Bryce Canyon National Park
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
Kodachrome Basin State Park
Escalante Petrified Forest State Park
Calf Creek Recreation Area
Anasazi State Park
Capitol Reef National Park

2013 Events Calendar

  • Aug 5, 2014

    Tour of Utah — 6:00 am (more info)

    Tour of Utah is a multi-stage bicycle race that will directly impact the pace of travel on Scenic Byway 12 (Utah SR12) on August 5, 2014. If you are traveling on Scenic Byway 12 on August 5th you can find traveler impacts information online at: and at:

  • Sep 26, 2014

    Escalante Canyon Working Arts Festival – September 26 - 27, 2014 — N/A (more info)

    September 26 & 27, 2014 in Escalante, Utah. Plein Air Competition: Friday, September 19 to Thursday, September 25, 2014 Food, arts & crafts, vendors and live music all day. Highlights include silent art auction and speakers series.

  • Oct 11, 2014

    3d 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.