August 18, 2022

Nine Mile Canyon Coalition Stewardship Day

 

USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum will participate in the Nine Mile Canyon Coalition Stewardship Day on September 17, 2022.

Come learn about the canyon and its cultural history from archaeologists, decedent communities, and cultural site stewards.

Be prepared for a fun day outside in Nine Mile Canyon. Walk away with a deepened sense of who the ancient peoples were that passed through the canyon. Understand the cultural landscape and why it must be preserved and protected.

This Stewardship Day...

  • experience the history and art within Nine Mile Canyon
  • engage in preservation and protection with other canyon advocates
  • play and learn about archaeology through hands-on activities for all ages

Preregister Here


Event Schedule

Stewardship Day and Free Archaeology Tours with Professional Archaeologists
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Breakfast at Nine Mile Ranch
8:30 am | $13 per person

Lunch Available at Nine Mile Ranch Food Truck

Vendors at Nine Mile Ranch
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hands-On Activities for All Ages at Nine Mile Ranch
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Dutch Oven Dinner at Nine Mile Ranch
6:00 pm | $20 per person


Camping available at Nine Mile Ranch
To book a campsite:
call (435) 650-5398
or visit 9mileranch.com

There are no services in the Canyon. When you visit bring:

  • a full tank of gas in your vehicle
  • plenty of water and food
  • sunscreen and insect repellent
  • appropriate clothing (remember weather can change quickly)
  • a litter bag - back it in, pack it out

connect • engage • preserve • educate

Nine Mile Canyon Stewardship Day

 

Co-Sponsors

Nine Mile Canyon Coalition

Bureau of Land Management

Collaborators

Eastern Prehistoric Museum Utah State University Nine Mile RanchSWCA Environmental ConsultantsNatural History Museum of Utah  Power EngineersMetcalf Archaeological ConsultantsLogan Simpson  Southern Utah Wilderness AllianceMontegomery Archaeological ConsultantsUDOTTrust Lands AdministrationUtah Cultural Site Stewardship


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