Dog-Friendly Hotel In Southern Utah

Best Friends Roadhouse and Mercantile is an awesome pet-friendly hotel in Kanab, Utah. It’s the perfect complement to a Best Friends Animal Sanctuary volunteer trip or the ideal place to stay with pets while traveling in Southern Utah.

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Black Rock Mountain Resort – Park City, Utah

Black Rock Mountain Resort is a brand new four-season (dog-friendly) resort in Park City, Utah. I highly recommend driving up U.S. Route 189 from Provo, Utah when you visit. The towering mountain and deep canyon views are striking!

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Exploring Southwest Utah – Lake Powell

What an incredible find while traveling in Utah! Our home base was Kanab, Utah because it’s perfectly situated for exploring Southwest Utah and we volunteer at Best Friends Animal Society. We wanted to take a short trip to Lake Powell. I did some research but wasn’t finding an ideal location especially since we were traveling with our dog and wanted to make it a quick trip.

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Horseshoe Bend – Page, Arizona

Timing is everything when visiting Horseshoe Bend. This is what you see as you walk the 3/4 mile from the parking lot to the overlook. It’s so flat that it’s hard to believe you will see an awe-inspiring deep canyon.

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Life Of A Rescue Dog – Best Friends – Utah

When we met, I had no idea how much you would change our lives for the better. Our time together was short but had a huge impact. Today is the one year anniversary of your passing. We met at Best Friends Animal Society, a place that was on my bucket list after seeing their National […]

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Southwest Utah And Monument Valley

Exploring Southwest Utah – Monument Valley Navajo Nation’s Monument Valley Park is located on the Arizona/Utah border. These grand, mysterious, sandstone monuments formed over millions of years and show us what happens when Mother Nature is left alone to do her thing. It’s always an honor to explore Southwest Utah and Monument Valley. Our first […]

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Goodbye My Girl – This One Is For You

When the new year started, I had big plans to write and all my blog posts planned for the month of January but then life happened. We lost our sweet girl, Utah. She was only 3 years old, almost 4 (her birthday would have been in February). We found out that she had chronic kidney […]

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Belly of the Dragon – Kanab, Utah

Would you dare the depths of the Belly of the Dragon? This “cave” is actually a manmade tunnel to redirect drainage from the upper canyons under HWY 89 to the North Fork River just outside of Kanab, Utah. The water created this ripple effect that looks like you’re going into the depths of a beast. […]

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Best Friends Roadhouse & Mercantile – Kanab, Utah

If you love animals, then this hotel is for you! I’ve written about Best Friends Animal Society many times. We adopted our two dogs from Best Friends and we go back every year to volunteer at the sanctuary. (Which we highly recommend!) We are so excited that they recently built a hotel in Kanab, Utah […]

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Moonlight in Kanab, Utah

We danced too wild, and we sang too long, and we hugged too hard, and we kissed too sweet, and howled just as loud as we wanted to howl, because by now we were all old enough to know that what looks like crazy on an ordinary day looks a lot like love if you […]

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