San Rafael Swell Country - Emery County, Utah


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San Rafael Swell

, also known as

San Rafael Country

, is an outdoor adventure loaded with color andSan Rafael Swell Rockart contrast with majestic mountain peaks; great for summer hiking and winter

snow shoeing

and

skiing adventures

. Beautiful desert badlands full of surprises such as: wild horses and wild burros, both survivors of the

Old Spanish Trail

. Hundreds of Native American

rock art panels

, many images thousands of years old. As well as thousands of

dinosaur fossils

, dated over one hundred million years old. Graceful winding

canyon gorges

twisting a thousand feet below you. There is even an area locally referred to as “

The Little Grand Canyon

”. The awe inspiring

mesas

and

arches

towering thousands of feet above you are a photographer’s San Rafael Swell Chimney Rockdream. You may even see herds of Pronghorn Antelope (survivors of the Ice Ages and North America’s fastest land animal). Enjoy spacious wilderness where you and your family can experience quiet and solitude. We maintain accommodating roads to allow for the extreme adventurer as well as the more conservative comfort seeking traveler. There is truly something for everyone in this hidden mountainous desert wonderland:

golfing

,

hiking

,

biking

,

kayaking

,

canyoneering

,

camping

,

lodging

,

fishing

,

boating

,

rafting

,

bouldering

,

geocaching

,

OHVing

,

cross country skiing

,

snowmobile

,

4x4

,

rock hounding

,

horseback riding

, San Rafael Swell Mountainshunting and so much more. This includes scenic

auto touring

, which we will help you navigate with the detailed map included in this guide.

San Rafael Country is also blessed with

landscapes

of vast scenic variety, friendly locals, affordable lodging, hundreds of campsites, and San Rafael Swell MuseumNO CROWDS. We are confident you will enjoy a superior

vacation experience

. Sure, you may see other people. In fact, you might even see a few dozen vehicles during peak seasons. It is “Nature in the Raw”. It is experiencing the back country of Utah, before the rest of the world discovers it.... Would you like to discover a

vacation experience

that is getting harder and harder to find? Then get of the beaten path. That is where you will find the roads less traveled.

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