6 days in Vernal Itinerary

6 days in Vernal Itinerary

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Vernal ©
Vernal, the county seat and largest city in Uintah County is in northeastern Utah, United States, about 175mi east of Salt Lake City and west of the Colorado border. You'll explore and learn at Utah Field House of Natural History State Park and Western Heritage Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Harper's Corner and Sand Wash Basin. Change things up with these side-trips from Vernal: Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area (in Manila) and Jones Hole Trail (in Dinosaur). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Uintah County Heritage Museum, take in the awesome beauty at High Uintas Wilderness Area, explore the striking landscape of Dinosaur National Monument visitor center, and take a peaceful walk through Ashley National Forest.

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Salt Lake City to Vernal is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Vernal when traveling from Salt Lake City in June, with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vernal

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Jensen, Dinosaur, Utah, Sand Wash Basin, Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area
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Ashley National Forest ©
Ashley National Forest
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Moonshine Arch
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area ©
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area