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Northeastern Utah is a region which includes the counties of Dagget, Duchesne, Carbon, Emery, Uintah, and the eastern half of Summit county (east of longitude 111W).


Map of Northeastern Utah

  • 1 Price — the regional center, home to the College of Eastern Utah, and near Nine Mile Canyon
  • 2 Duchesne Duchesne, Utah on Wikipedia — a small town in the High Uintahs
  • 3 Green River — a middle-of-nowhere roadside stop town with hotels and restaurants for tired I-70 drivers
  • 4 Helper — a small town home to the Western Mining and Railroad Museum
  • 5 Huntington Huntington, Utah on Wikipedia
  • 6 Roosevelt Roosevelt, Utah on Wikipedia — an oil town on the Ute Indian Reservation
  • 7 Vernal — the region's second largest town, located in the far northeast of the state, and near Dinosaur National Monument and Ashley National Forest

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  • 1 Dinosaur National Monument – contains an extensive deposit of fossilized skeletons
  • 2 Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area
  • 3 Scofield State Park — a forested park high in the Manti-LaSal Mountains. 4 Scofield Resevoir Scofield Reservoir on Wikipedia is located here.
  • The 5 Uinta Mountains Uinta Mountains on Wikipedia — peaks above 13,000 ft, most notably at 6 King's Peak Kings Peak (Utah) on Wikipedia, the tallest mountain in Utah, at a staggering 13,528 feet. Here you will also find the world's highest altitude long-distance hiking trail, completely above 11,000 ft, through the Ashley and Wasatch-Cache National Forests.
  • 7 Uinta National Forest Uinta National Forest on Wikipedia — a bit further off the beaten path for more wilderness backpacking for the adventurous, mountain biking trails, some unusual geological features, and backcountry skiing


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