Heritage Self Driving Tour Route

You can adjust this tour in length from 1 to 5 days.  Whether you begin your tour from the north and journey south or travel from the east to the west, you will find many treasures along the way as you explore the historic Highway 89 corridor of  the Mormon Pioneer National Heritage Area.

Day 1:

Start on Highway 89 traveling to:


  • Fairview
  • Spring City
  • Manti
  • Sterling
  • Salina
  • Loa
  • Fremont
  • Bicknell
  • Torrey

Historic Districts:

  • Mt. Pleasant Wasatch Academy
  • Spring City
  • Manti
  • Fruita


  • Historic Buildings
  • Scenic Byways
  • Capitol Reef Country
  • Fish Lake an optional route

Day 2:

National Parks


  • Boulder
  • Escalante
  • Cannonville
  • Tropic

Visit Pioneer Houses, Take Scenic Byway 12, Utah’s All-American Road

State Parks:

  • Anasazi State Park and Museum
  • Escalante Petrified Forest
  • Kodachrome Basin

Day 3:

Enjoy walking tours, sunsets and sunrises, horse trails, cookouts, rodeos and scenic flights.

Day 4:

Panguitch to Kanab.


  • Hatch
  • Springdale
  • Glendale
  • Mt. Carmel

Visit the Historic District of Panguitch

Scenic Byways:

Day 5:

Kanab to Lake Powell


  • Kanab
  • Big Water
  • Page

Historic Districts:

  • Town Center of Kanab
  • Paria Canyon
  • Stop at the scenic area of Rainbow Bridge National Monument

The Heritage Tour has a wide variety of:

  • Arts
  • Crafts
  • Artisans

Plan enough time to see the Heritage of the areas shown through the arts.