Hiking, petroglyphs, biking, scenic drive, sunrises and sunsets, 4-wheeling
Free parking across the road from Newspaper Rock on NF land.
From Monticello go N on Hwy 191, then W on Hwy 211 toward Newspaper Rock, the pullout is on the left at mile marker 9.
GPS COORDINATES ARE TO THE JUNCTION OF HWY 191 AND HWY 211
N38.074224, W109.350360 - Click on link to see Google Map
Hiking, mountain biking, scenic drive, sunrises and sunsets, 4-wheeling
Gold Bar Rec Group Campsite C&D, 14 miles from Moab on 279.
From Moab travel 5 miles N on Hwy 191, turn W on 279 and drive 10 miles, turn left to campsite. C&D are located on east end of camp. From I-70 go S on Hwy 191 and turn W at 279. No hookups. Pit toilets. Cost will depend on the number of people. Several places in Moab for dump and water.
N38.57575, W109.63341 - Click on link to see Google Map
Hiking, biking, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, drive National Scenic Byway 12 – An All American Road, Kodachrome Basin SP. Mother’s Day – May 13
Fruita Campground, Capitol Reef National Park, Camp Ground Rd., Teasdale, UT 84773 (435)425-3791
Starting February 1, reservations can be made, visit www.recreation.gov. Campsites are $20 per night or $10 per night with senior pass.
N38.281908, W111.248652 - Click on link to see Google Map
Hiking, biking, scenic drive, bus tour, Ruby’s Inn
Boondocking on NF land near Ruby’s Inn or in Panguitch, UT depending on the weather, it can be muddy this time of year. Paradise RV Park in Panguitch has decent rates, full hookups or boon docking.
PANGUITCH, UT GPS N37.822755, W112.435764
RUBY'S INN GPS N37.673614, W112.157371
Hiking, scenic drive, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, “The Wave” lottery
Mt. Carmel Junction – Hwys 9 and 89; gravel parking lot
There is no Verizon service at this parking location. There is WiFi at the Thunderbird Motel and Restaurant 1/4 mile up on Hwy 89 and “Home made” Pie too!
N37.216122,W112.683666 - Click on link to see Google Map
Hiking, Interpretive Ranger Programs, trail rides (1 hr, ½ day or trips into the Grand Canyon), scenic drive, smooth water raft trips,
Kaibab National Forest. Close to Highway 67 to get into the Grand Canyon National Park, plenty of spaces all along route 22.
From Kanab, take Highway 89Alt south to Jacob Lake, AZ. From Jacob Lake, take Highway 67 south to the North Rim. Route 22 will be on the right about 5 miles from the Park entrance.
N36.401567, W112.137511 - Click on link to see Google Map