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Sobering reminder of pioneers' trials

The Bluff Cemetery graphically reminded us of how difficult settling the west was for our forbears... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
OldLadyVagabond
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Princeton NJ
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On hilltop overlooking Bluff, UT

Pioneer cemetery overlooking the town of Bluff, Utah. Tombstones from current to 150+ years ago... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Keith A
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Santa Clarita, California
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The Bluff Cemetery graphically reminded us of how difficult settling the west was for our forbears. This tidy cemetery was very interesting both as a reminder of how little the people had and as how tough their lives we're. Well worth a visit. Also there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OldLadyVagabond
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Pioneer cemetery overlooking the town of Bluff, Utah. Tombstones from current to 150+ years ago. Worth a short visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Keith A
Reviewed 8 August 2018

It is amazing to read about the original pioneers and then see how many are interred here. Very dedicated people!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Teton-River-man
Reviewed 6 June 2018

great view over the city of Bluff. just be respectful of the occupants. there are also historical sites

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MC M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The ones that lie here range from 2 days to 90 plus years. All rest in quiet,& remote solitude as they gaze at the majesty of the rugged mountains that surround them. This is a pioneer resting place. Treat it with the dignity that it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 April 2018

They don’t make cemeteries like this anymore. Standing on the bluff, you are carried back to pioneer times. Beautiful views all around.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank nanabecky726
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We visited Bluff Fort and learned about the men and women who came here as missionaries to the indigenous people. They were a hardy, committed group, who survived ( although many of their children did not), very difficult times. The museum enabled you to get...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank clarksdale
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We headed along 3rd East Street for a few blocks past an attractive assortment of sturdy homes, and at the end of the street we followed the signs up the gravel road a short distance to the tidy town cemetery overlooking the bustling metropolis of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed stopping by this cemetery as we were out sightseeing. It was neat to read the headstones.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jcler
Reviewed 12 September 2017

If you take in the history at the visitors center the names on these headstones will have a great deal more meaning to you. The birth and death dates alone will testify to the hardships these early settlers endured. This hill above the town also...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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