Thomas Wolfe was an acclaimed author best know for Look Homeward, Angel. In early 1938, he had just delivered two lengthy manuscripts to his publisher. He was 38 and needed a break from writing so he decided to make a trip out west to a part of the country he had...
The people we call the Fremont Indians flourished across north and central Utah and adjacent parts of Colorado, Idaho, and Nevada. Inhabiting that area from about 400 to 1300 AD, they were contemporary with the Ancestral Puebloan people of southern Utah and northern...
I don’t remember where I first heard about the dragon. It may have been from reading a fading notice on the old Casino Star Theater. It read, “Under the bridge where highway 89 crosses the Sanpitch River, a benevolent dragon resides and gently roars.” I knew I had to...
When the route for a federal highway with the number 89 was first proposed in 1924 it’s southern end was Flagstaff, Arizona, and the northern terminus was Thistle, Utah. However, when I searched a map of Utah, Thistle was nowhere to be found. Therein lies a tale of...
US Route 89 Road Trip Map Book
All of the US Route 89 road trip maps in one convenient book including driving directions and Wayne Ranney’s introductory essays. QR codes link to website for more information Print Edition 32-page magazine to take along on your trip. Click below to order from Magcloud—$15 plus shipping.
E-book designed for planning your road trip with link to 170 websites for places to visit along US 89. Download immediately for $5 by clicking on the Buy Now button.
Photographer’s Guide to America’s Most Scenic Highway
Learn where and how to photograph the scenic beauty of the American West with this e-book by James Cowlin.
Border to Border on US Route 89: A Photographer’s Guide to America’s Most Scenic Highway is ready for you to download for just $7. To secure your copy, simply click the Buy Now button below. You’ll be taken to a page where you can make your payment via PayPal or credit card and get immediate access for download.
US Route 89 2019 Calendar
US Route 89 2019 calendar celebrates the diverse landscapes of the national parks, monuments, recreation and wilderness areas along the highway. Preview the calendar and purchase for $12 plus shipping by clicking the link below.