The Blues: The Western Mountains of the Colorado Plateau

Monticello College is situated on the eastern slope of the Blue Mountains or known locally as the Abajos. Part of the Colorado Plateau, these mountains are a welcome respite to the daunting desert of  CanyonLands National Park. Hiking Adventure #1 [Rt. 5086] (3 hours of rough terrain – difficulty level 6 on...

People Who Live at the End of Dirt Roads: Terry and Sandy Stapley – Deseret Peak Alpaca Ranch

This article is part of a series highlighting families who have embraced Georgics in significant ways. After a very nice life in the heart of Saratoga Springs, Utah, the Stapley’s have made a drastic lifestyle change.  They sold their beautiful home of 13 years, and moved to 10 acres, a house 1/3...