“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” – Marcus Garvey

  Did you know that Kanab, and many surrounding communities, are rich in Mormon Pioneer history? One of our favorite places to visit and learn more about the local history is the Kanab Heritage Museum. This historic 1800’s Victorian style home can be toured for free during peak visitation season. In the “off-season” you can…

Moqui Marbles?????

Moqui Marbles are a rare oddity that can only be found in the southwest, particularly around red, iron-rich soils. Have you ever come across them before? They are small, brownish-black balls composed of iron oxide and sandstone that formed underground when iron minerals precipitated from flowing groundwater. The word Moqui comes from the Hopi Tribe.…

A FOODIES GUIDE TO KANAB

Nestled in Utah’s scenic southwest region, Kanab is a desert flower of color and culture, where vibrant arts and delicious cuisine blend with a backdrop of multi-hued cliffs and canyons. The town was planted with cowboy grit, but has blossomed under Hollywood lights and a flow of travelers. A long-time classic of the American West,…