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A Wealth of Natural Beauty

With 5 national parks between its borders, including the wondrous Bryce Canyon and Zion, Utah easily lays claim to some of America's most spectacular scenery. Outdoor lovers can have a veritable field day here, with exceptional skiing in Park City and Deer Valley, as well as natural wonders including the Great Salt Lake and Monument Valley.