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Unexpected Delight

This was an interesting stop and depicted pioneer life quite well. We were impressed with all the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
United States
Fantastic trip back in history

This is a must stop in Bluff Utah. The history that this Fort depicts the will of man and his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
El Paso, Texas
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550 Black Locust Ave, Bluff, UT 84512
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an interesting stop and depicted pioneer life quite well. We were impressed with all the work volunteers have done to make this site what it is. You can expect to be approached by several volunteers before you even think you may have a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must stop in Bluff Utah. The history that this Fort depicts the will of man and his desire to follow the calling of GOD. When traveling the American Southwest , it is always amazing to recognize the hardships and amazing feats of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My best friend flew out from Zimbabwe to visit me & we took a girls’ road trip out west. Driving back to Colorado from Monument Valley, we were passing through Bluff & saw the fort & decided to pull over & check it out. Best...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ZambeziGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been driving through Bluff for years, and periodically stopped at the fort. This winter they've added a new product line called Carl's Candy- they have plain caramels, pecan caramels, anise caramels, and their cookies remain one of our family favorites. The guides are so...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gptaylor50
Reviewed 20 January 2019

This is a gem of an historic site! Great visitor center with super friendly staff willing to share the history of the Mormon settlers who established Bluff, UT, and their nail-biting trip on the Hole-in-the Rock Trail. Fun to read stories of the families in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank moodysue94
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Y’all to the portraits! Very informative and fun to walk through. But I love all things old. We actually stayed not to far away. The whole town has some charm. And the area is so beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank D8139PNrobinj
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Very well presented historic site with explanations in different languages. The Video were shown was very interesting and we learned a lot about the pioneers in Utah.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Eliane S
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We were not aware of this location but decided to stop by while driving through. It’s basically a preserved or reconstructed old pioneer fort with authentically furnished cabins and even a tepee. This synced right in with the places we were visiting like Monument Valley...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tantiko
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Interesting history, glad we stopped in, Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. We took in the short video and walked around the cabins which have been sponsored by various families. Jalapeño peanut butter brittle from the store is quite tasty, not to hot.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank northwright
Reviewed 16 November 2018

A remarkable and well presented history that reminds us of the hardships that our early western pioneers had to endure. Ya gotta watch the VIDEO!! Even kids will have a ball here.

Date of experience: November 2018
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