Updated July 2017

Map of United States & Utah


UTAH FROM A TO Z

A fact about the state of Utah for each letter of the alphabet.
Click on highlighted word for more information.

A IS FOR AGRICULTURE & ARCHAEOLOGY

B IS FOR BEACHES, BIRDS, BRIDGES, & BYWAYS Picture of Beach Most of the State Parks in Utah have BEACHES. Sapodilla Beach has a long coral reef. Steinaker State Park on Steinaker Lake has sandy beaches. Bear Lake has many beaches including Rendezvous Beach which has a campground. Saltair Beach is in Great Salt Lake State Park. The waters at Yuba State Park provide a variety of recreation activies.

Picture of  bird Over 400 species of BIRDS are found in Utah. birdwatching is popular and there are many Birding Trails. The Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge attracts thousands of migrating birds. The State Bird is the California Gull.

Picture of Bridge Utah has several BRIDGES including Historic Bridges, Suspension Bridges, and 2 Covered Bridges. The Historic Bridge Foundation advocates for the preservation of historic bridges. Rainbow Bridge is often described as the tallest natural bridge in the world.

Picture of Byways sign Utah has a variety of Scenic BYWAYS. The Utah State Route 12 state highway is designated an All-American Road. The state also has many types of TRAILS and celebrates National Trails Day. Jones Hole Trail is in a remote and scenic part of Dinosaur National Monument in northeast Utah. The state has several Roadside Attractions. C IS FOR CAPITAL, COMMUNICATION, & COUNTIES

D IS FOR DAMS, DANCE, & DINOSAUR E IS FOR EARTHQUAKES, EDUCATION, & EVENTS F IS FOR FISH, FLAG, FOOD, & FORTS G IS FOR GEOLOGY, GHOST TOWNS, & GLOBAL POSITION H IS FOR HISTORIC & HISTORY I IS FOR INDUSTRIES, INSECTS, & ISLANDS J IS FOR JAZZ & JUDICIAL K IS FOR KARST & KIDS L IS FOR LAKES & LIBRARIES M IS FOR MILITARY, MOUNTAINS, & MUSEUMS N IS FOR NAME & NATIVE AMERICANS O IS FOR OBSERVATORIES & OLD West P IS FOR PARKS, PEOPLE, & PONY EXPRESS Q IS FOR QUARTER, QUILT, & QUIZ R IS FOR REGIONS, REPTILES & RIVERS S IS FOR SPORTS T IS FOR TARTAN, TRANSPORTATION, & TREES U IS FOR UNIVERSITIES & USS UTAH V IS FOR VEGETATION & VOLCANOES W IS FOR WATERFALLS, WEATHER, & WILDLIFE X IS FOR XMAS YMCA & YOUTH HOSTELS Z IS FOR ZIP CODES, ZONE, & ZOO

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