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Area Profiles and Area Surveys (.pdf Survey form) are executive summary presentations about business locations.  These may include maps, links to commercial real estate listings of available industrial and office sites and buildings, investment project news, information about existing businesses in the area, labor market information, and investment incentives.  Such content makes it easy to search for relevant locations, as shown by our Area Search service. We can also highlight recent project announcements, advertising, and promotional events as well as independent consultant research reports about communities or industry clusters.  Our "Professional Site Selection Tour" service at organizes business location research work and Area Reports through consultant "familiarization tours", and our "Meeting Point" work pre-schedules B2B introductory meetings at events.
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CO Project announcements

No No
Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade State 80202 No No
Arvada Economic Development Assn City 80002 No No
Aurora Economic Development Council City 80011 No No
Broomfield Economic Development Corp City 80020 No No
Southeast Business Partnership, Englewood Region 80112 No No
South Metro Denver Economic Development Group, Chamber Local 80122 No No
City of Littleton City 80165 No No
City and County of Denver Metro 80202 No No
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Metro 80202 No No
Fulenwider (developing properties in the DIA area) Developer 80202 No No
DIA Partnership (Denver International Airport) Airport 80207 No No
City of Lakewood City 80226 No No
City of Thornton Economic Development City 80229 No No
Jefferson Economic Council, Golden County 80401 No No
Adams County Economic Development County

Bill Becker


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Greeley/Weld Economic Development City No No
Morgan County Economic Development Corp County No No
Northern Colorado Economic Development Corp, Loveland Region 80538

J.J. Johnston


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Interview No
City of Loveland City 80538 No No
Greater Colorado Springs Economic Development Corp Metro 80903 No No
Southern Colorado Economic Development District, Pueblo Region 81003 No No
Pueblo Economic Development Corp City 81003 No No
Fremont County Economic Development Corp County 81212 No No
Mesa County Economic Development Council, Grand Junction County 81506 No No
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Wyoming Business Council State 82002

WY Project announcements

No No
Cheyenne LEADS City 82001 No No
Laramie Economic Development Corp City 82070 No No
Cody Economic Development Corp City 82414 No No
Riverton Chamber of Commerce County 82501 No No
Dubois Chamber City 82513 No No
Casper Area Economic Development Alliance City 82601 No No
Campbell County Economic Development Corp, Gillette County 82717 No No
Sweetwater Economic Development, Rock Springs County 82902 No No
Rock Springs Chamber City 82902 No No
Green River Futures, Inc.

City 82935




Retail study

Survey 10/29/04 No


Sublette Chamber (Pinedale) County 82941 No No
Jackson Hole Chamber City 83001 No No



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Utah State Dept. of Community & Economic Development - Division of Business & Economic Development State 84111



UT Project announcements

Interview No
Utah - state government and office of Governor Huntsman State 84111

No No
The Economic Development Corp of Utah State 84111

Jeff Edwards

(800)574-8824 No No
Utah Chamber of Commerce State Chambers 84111 No No
Commission for Economic Development in Orem City 84058 No No
Utah Industrial Depot (Tooele) Development 84074 No No
ChamberWest Chamber of Commerce (West Valley City) City 84120 No No
Weber Economic Development Corp, Ogden County 84401 No No
Utah's Canyon Country - San Juan County, Southeast Utah County Tourism 84535 No No
Provo City Economic Dev. City 84603 No No
Utah County, UVEDA - Utah Valley Economic Development Association (Provo) Region 84606 No No
Six County Association of Governments (Richfield) Region 84701 No No
Juab County Economic Development County No No
Garfield County Tourism / Bryce Canyon Country (National Park) County Tourism 84759 No No
Washington County Economic Development Council (St.George) County 84770 No No
Five County Association of Governments (St. George) Region 84771 No No
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Arizona Dept of Commerce State 85012


AZ Project announcements

No No
APS - Arizona Public Service Utility 85072 800-423-0198 No No
City of Phoenix Community & Economic Development Dept City 85003 No No
Greater Phoenix Economic Council Metro 85004 No No
City of Mesa City 85201 No No
Greater Casa Grande Valley Economic Dev. Foundation City 85222 No No
Chandler Chamber of Commerce City 85224 No No
Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce City 85255 No No
City of Tempe City 85281 No No
Town of Gilbert Town 85296 No No
City of Goodyear City 85338 No No
Peoria Economic Development Group Local 85345 No No
City of Surprise AZ City No No
Greater Yuma EDC Metro 85364 No No
TREO - Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities, Inc. - formerly known as the Greater Tucson Economic Council Metro 85701

Lee J. Smith



No No
City of Tucson City No No
Greater Flagstaff Economic Council Metro 86001 No No
City of Prescott City 86302 No No
Prescott Valley Economic Development Foundation County, town 86314

Gary Marks

928-775-0032 3/26/04 No
Lake Havasu Partnership for Economic Development City 86403 No No
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New Mexico Economic Development Dept State 87505


NM Project announcements

No No
New Mexico Economic Development Partnership State 87196 No No
Metro New Mexico Development Alliance Metro 87103 No No
Albuquerque Economic Development Metro 87106 No No
Rio Rancho Economic Development Corp. City 87124 No No
Public Service Co of NM Utility 87158 No No
Santa Fe Economic Development Inc. City 87501 No No
Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corp City 87544 No No
Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance (Las Cruces) Region 88004 No No
Carlsbad Dept of Development City 88221 No No
Otero County Economic Development (Alamogordo) County 88310 No No
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MT Project announcements

No No
Montana Dept of Commerce State No No
Billings Area Chamber of Commerce City No No
Great Falls Development Authority City No No
Butte Local Development Corp City No No
Gallatin Development Corp. City No No
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Idaho Dept of Commerce and Labor State 83720

Randy Shroll


ID Project announcements

No No
Bannock Development Corp - Pocatello County 83201 No No
Twin Falls Area Chamber City 83301 No No
Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization Region 83303 No No
City of Twin Falls City 83303 No No
Lewiston Chamber of Commerce City 83501 No No
Valley Vision (Lewis-Clark) County No No
Caldwell Economic Development Council City 83606 No No
City of Boise City 83701 No No
Boise Metro Economic Development Council Metro 83701 No No
Coeur D'Alene Area Chamber of Commerce City 83816 No No
Explanation of column headings above
  •  Organizations are generally sorted in postal code order so that locations which are geographically close to each other will usually (not always) be grouped together.  This is a selective directory, even though the state directory is more comprehensive than the very selective one we will maintain at the regional level to highlight the organizations which support our work or are found to be of frequent interest for the convenience of the executives and business advisors we serve.
  •  Scope : is the area served by the organization, and postal code.  We may include thumbnail maps which expand to show information about participating areas, or link directly to good maps or GIS research tools on the organization's website.
  •  Contacts : relationship leader at GDI Solutions for maintaining information about contacts in this area.  If there is a working relationship through our various GUIDE services, we also list the key organization contact, phone, and optional e-mail.
  •  Website and other resources : Aside from the main website link, we may include other direct links to highlight special features of expected interest to executives, especially if they might not be readily noticed by just visiting the website.  A good example of this is when relevant content is actually maintained somewhere else, such as a regional website rather than the local one, so that one would otherwise need to know to follow the available links between the websites.
The default for all other columns is "No" unless the organization supports our work.
  •  Survey : areas which have responded to our GUIDE Network Survey, with a link to their response for convenience if published (optional) and highlighted at the top.  This is often useful as an executive summary at the "long list" stage of location selection.
  •  Profile : participates in our GUIDE Area Profile service (also highlighted at the top of the page).  This involves a closer working relationship to maintain more timely and detailed knowledge of the area throughout the year, and also involves a more detailed executive summary on the website, with many relevant links.  If there are significant incentives in the area, we may also link to a GUIDE Incentives Profile.
All area representatives are encouraged to reply to the free GUIDE Network Survey, which consists of very basic questions to help maintain timely knowledge about many areas for referral purposes.  Area representatives : see how to participate.  Current service pricing is listed on the Order Form (Adobe Acrobat .PDF file).  Refer also to any special offers.  Please help us to help you by supporting our work.

Executives who use this service are encouraged to respond to our free Executive Survey, which helps us to continuously improve.

The presence, absence, or position of any organization on these lists, or their position on the lists, does not imply any endorsement or opinion about their services, nor by them about our own.

The selections are simply intended to be helpful to executives who may be unaware of such contacts, or how to reach their websites quickly.  Please contact us directly for relevant introductions or any additional contacts, market knowledge, and research which we don't publish.

Contact information for relationship leaders at GDI Solutions :

We develop and maintain working relationships among participating area representatives - economic development organizations - and professional service providers as well as senior corporate executives who are responsible for the planning of major projects such as new, relocated, expanded or consolidated offices, factories, distribution centers or other operations.

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Bruce Donnelly 847-304-4655 847-304-5375
This directory selectively highlights participating economic development organizations and professional service provider contacts in the US Mountain region by including more relevant links to useful content than just the local website.  We maintain more comprehensive state directories for economic development organizations in Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Montana and Idaho in this region, as well as directories for other NAFTA and global regions.  The directory may also identify other contacts of potential interest to executives and business advisors on a selective basis, as in the case of the following initial examples.  We work together with EDO's to share timely knowledge about the benefits of their areas as we serve potential investors and advisors who are responsible for business location or site selection decisions for foreign direct investment (FDI) or capital investment projects such as new factories or offices, expansion projects, business relocation, and consolidation of operations as in post-merger integration situations.  Related services support global B2B technology partnering.
Other Regional Information Resources :  
The following additional sources of information are included here for ease of reference.  Have you found other good sources, or local contacts for economic development and investment support?  Please let us know so that we may share them with others.
Source Website
Utah Business and Industry
Salt Lake Business Development Center
Utah Business Information Center - US SBA for small businesses
Business news or sponsored media Website  - see also Research sources for article searches
Deseret Morning News - Salt Lake City, Utah
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah Business Magazine
Denver Post  
Denver Rocky Mountain News  
Colorado Edge magazine - produced by Colorado Office of Economic Dev and ColoradoBiz magazine
Boulder Camera  
Colorado Springs Gazette  
Grand Junction Sentinel  
New Mexico Business Weekly  
Corporate Real Estate Firms
Search global commercial real estate firms

This section will be used  for convenience to highlight major corporate real estate firms with operations in the region.

See also the global CRE list, which can be used to find local offices of firms which may not be highlighted below.

We may also provide selective major property listings for the region, with links to the real estate firms and agents involved.

The Boyer Company - Salt Lake City UT
CB Richard Ellis - Phoeniz and Tucson AZ, Albuquerque NM, Salt Lake City UT, Denver CO
Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Services - Salt Lake City, Logan, and St. George UT
Colliers International - Phoenix AZ, Scottsdale AZ, Denver CO, Boise ID, Sun Valley ID   
Cottonwood Partners - Salt Lake City UT, Dallas TX
Cushman & Wakefield - Commerce CRG (Utah properties)
Grubb & Ellis Knight Frank; Phoenix AZ, Colorado Springs and Denver CO, Albuquerque Las Cruces and Santa Fe NM, Boise ID, Utah Realty no longer listed, nor in WY, MT  
InterNet Properties Inc. - Salt Lake City (Utah lease or for sale properties)
NAI, NAI Utah Commercial (Utah Properties)
HQ Global Workplaces - furnished office centers, has locations in Phoenix and Scottsdale AZ and Denver, Westminster and Broomfield CO, but not in UT, NM, ID, MT
Regus - furnished, staffed, and equipped offices on short-term leases, plus meeting rooms, videoconferencing, and temporary (daily) space which may be useful to project teams needing a place to operate in an area during planning or startup work - locations in Denver, Westminster and Broomfield Colorado and in Arizona but not in UT, NM, ID, MT   for list of over 700 business centers worldwide
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)  
CarrAmerica Realty Corporation - Salt Lake City UT
First Industrial Realty Trust - West Valley City UT
Lennar Partners - Salt Lake City UT
Corporate Real Estate Developers, Industrial Parks and Office Buildings  
Canyon Park Technology Center - Utah, office space
Freeport Center - large industrial park development for manufacturing and distribution operations in Utah
Millrock Park - office development in Utah
Ninigret Park, Ninigret Group - office, distribution in Utah
Utah Industrial Depot (Tooele)
Ft. Pierce Industrial Park (St. George, Utah) - CommerceCRG (Cushman & Wakefield)
Tonaquint Center Development Inc. - technology business park in St. George UT
Business Location Consultants, Project Management, Architecture, Engineering, Interior Design, and Construction

This section will be used to highlight major firms within the region, as well as global firms with significant experience in the region.

See also the selective global lists of location consultants and project management services (architects, engineers, design-build construction, plant equipment relocation, etc.).

Abacus Project Management, Phoenix AZ  
ARCADIS, Highlands Ranch, CO - engineering  
Big-D Corp, Salt Lake City UT, Ogden UT, Pleasonton CA and Jackson Hole WY
Camco Construction, Inc.- Salt Lake City, UT
Carollo Engineers PC, Phoenix AZ - engineers  
Chanen Construction Co., Inc., Phoenix AZ  
CH2M Hill - Denver CO, with offices in Salt Lake City UT and many other cities; global
Clyde Companies, Inc., Orem UT
Colorado Structures, Inc - Colorado Springs CO  
CTA Architects Engineers - Billings MT  
Dekker/Perich/Sabatini Ltd., Albuquerque NM  
D.L. Withers Construction, Phoenix AZ  
FCI Constructors, Inc., Grand Junction CO  
Fentress Bradburn Architects, Denver CO  
Flatiron Construction Corp., Longmont CO  
FNF Construction, Tempe AZ  
GE Johnson Construction Co., Colorado Springs CO  
Gerald H. Phipps, Inc., Denver CO  
H+L Architecture, Denver CO  
Haselden Construction Inc., Centennial CO  
Hensel Phelps Construction, Denver CO  
Honeywell Process Solutions, Phoenix AZ  
Hunt Construction Group, Inc., Scottsdale AZ  
Jacobsen Construction - Salt Lake City UT - mountain resort, commercial, residential, institutional, medical/technical, industrial and light commercial construction in multiple states
The Jaynes Corp., Albuquerque NM
J-U-B Engineers Inc., Boise ID  
Kitchell Corp, Phoenix AZ, Salt Lake City UT (note : also active in Mexico)
Layton Construction Company, Sandy UT
M-E Engineers Inc., Wheat Ridge CO  
Meadow Valley Contractors, Inc., Phoenix AZ  
Merrick & Co., Aurora CO  
Morrison-Maierle, Helena MT - engineers  
MWH, Broomfield CO  
The Neenan Company, Fort Collins, CO  
Okland Construction Company, Inc. , Salt Lake City UT  
PCL Construction Enterprises Inc., Denver CO  
Pinkard Construction Co., Lakewood CO  
R.A.S. Buildders Inc., Englewood CO  
R&O Construction, Ogden UT  
Roche Constructors, Greeley CO
Sahara Inc., West Bountiful, UT
Saunders Construction, Inc., Centennial CO  
Staker and Parson Companies, Ogden UT  
Stantec Inc., Phoenix AZ - engineers, architects  
Summit Builders, Phoeniz AZ  
Sundt Construction, Inc., Tempe AZ  
SWCA Environmental Consultants, Phoenix AZ  
TIC Holdings, Inc., Steamboat Springs, CO  
Utility Engineering Corp., Denver CO - engineers, architects  
Washington Group International, Inc., Boise ID  
Wespac Construction Inc., Phoenix AZ  
Westrian Group Inc., Greenwood Village CO - engineers  
Wilson & Co., Inc., Albuquerque NM - engineers, architects
Tax and Legal Consultants

This section will be used to highlight major firms within the region, as well as global firms with significant experience in the region.

See also the selective global list of international legal advisors.

Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP - based in Philadelphia, with offices in Salt Lake City UT, Denver CO, Washington DC, New Jersey, Wilmington DC and Baltimore MD
Holland & Hart LLP - "the law out west" - law firm in Salt Lake City UT, Aspen, Boulder, Colorado Springs and Denver CO, Billings MT, Cheyenne and Jackson WY, Boise ID, Santa Fe NM and Washington DC
Jones Waldo Holbrook & McDonough PC - law firm based in Salt Lake City with offices in St. George UT and Dayton OH
Parsons Behle & Latimer
Ray, Quinney and Nebeker - law firm in Salt Lake City, UT
Stoel Rives LLP - law firm with offices in Salt Lake City UT, Boise ID, and OR, WA, CA
Corporate tax, accounting, audit and related advisory services  - See also the selective global list of tax advisors

Ernst & Young LLP
Grant Thornton 
Banks, Project Finance   
This section will be used to highlight regional contacts relevant to direct investment projects.  Commercial banks, investment banks, etc.
KeyBank of Utah - many offices around Utah
Certified Development Companies - can arrange small company financing of fixed assets, working with the US Small Business Administration and private-sector lenders
Utah Certified Development Company - SBA 504 loans in Utah
Mountain West Small Business Finance, formerly known as Deseret Certified Development Company - SBA 504 loans in Utah, western Wyoming  
Venture Capital - including "angel" investor groups, venture capitalists, mezzanine finance, and other early stage finance and venture capital resources for entrepreneurs in the region
Venture capital firms do not work exclusively with companies in the locations where they are based, but often concentrate on investments within their region.  This makes it easier to look after their investment interests, add value through local networks of business contacts, participate in management as appropriate, and identify relevant opportunities according to their interests.  "Angel" and other early stage investors may be even more narrowly focused on a specific business community or industry specialty to identify good opportunities and monitor their risks.
Arizona  - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Cayenne Consulting  - Arizona Venture Capital and Angel Fund Directory, also lists other entrepreneur resources for Boston, San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, etc.
Mayo Medical Ventures
Research Corporation Technologies
Solstice Capital
Colorado  - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Colorado Venture Capital Association
CTEK Angels
Rockies Venture Club
Access Venture Partners- DFJ Network Affiliate - Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Altira Group LLC
Advantage Capital Partners
Appian Ventures
BV-Cornerstone Ventures
Centennial Ventures
Cherry Tree Investments, Inc.
Enterprise Partners
Gefinor Ventures Management Inc.
INVESCO Private Capital
iSherpa Venture Capital LLC
Mobius Venture Capital
Sequel Venture Partners
TeleSoft Partners
Venture Capital Fund of America - VCFA Group
Village Ventures, Inc.
Vista Ventures Advantage, LP
Idaho  - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Stellar Technologies  
Boise Angel Alliance  
Highway 12 Ventures  
New Mexico - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Altira Group LLC
Arch Venture
Flywheel Ventures
Tullis Dickerson & Co.
Utah - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Canopy Group
Capsources - offices in Dallas, Houston, and Jackson MS; invests in western US
Dominion Ventures Inc. - based in Walnut Creek and Menlo Park CA, Boston MA
Esnet Group
First Capital Advisors L.C. - advisory services for IPO's, raising capital; not a source of it
Invencor - International Venture Fund - invests in CA, UT, NM firms with a global focus
MountainWest Venture Group - forum for entrepreneurs, but doesn't directly provide VC
Peterson Partners LLP
Utah Angels
UTFC Financing Solutions, LLC
UV Partners (Utah Ventures)
vSpring Capital - Salt Lake City, UT - may have interests in other states - NM, etc.
Wasatch Venture Fund - Utah, New Mexico, Arizona
Wyoming - Angel investors, venture capital firms, small business investment companies (SBIC), etc.
Sapient Capital
Business incubators, university research and technology parks
National Research Laboratories  
Trade Associations
Refer also to the global list of associations and publishers associated with economic development, or industry resources listed in our Research section
Utah Information Technology Association (UITA)
Utah Manufacturers Association (UMA)
Utah Life Sciences Association (ULSA)
Utah Hotel & Lodging Association
Residential Real Estate - refer also to the global list of relocation resources and contacts for residential real estate
Brokers, developers and local associations for single family and multi-family housing
Utah Association of Realtors
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Utah
ProTerra Realty, Inc. - urban redevelopment, commercial and residential development
Prudential Prestige Real Estate - Utah
Home Builders Association of Utah
Developers, major home builders - these sometimes provide useful information about the communities in which they are active, or relevant links
American West Homes - NV
Amstar - NV
Astoria Homes Communities - Las Vegas and Henderson NV
Avante - NV  
Beazer - GA, Houston TX, NV, FL, AZ,  Southern CA, Washington DC
Blandford Homes - AZ  
Brown Family - AZ  
Capital Pacific - AZ  
Centex Homes - a major national US builder, operating in many cities across the country
Concordia - NV  
Continental - D/FW TX, CO, AZ,  Southern CA  
Courtland - AZ  
The Del Webb Corporation - especially for active senior living, upscale 55+ retirement communities (brand of Pulte Home Corp), operates in AZ, CA, NV and other states

Developers of Nevada  
Dietz-Crane - AZ  
D.R. Horton - TX, AZ, CA and other states  
Elite/Classic - CO  
Elliott - AZ, CA  
Engle - TX, AZ and other states  
Fieldstone Homes - UT
Fox & Jacobs Homes - part of Centex Homes, a major builder operating in a large number of US states, including TX, AZ
Fulton - AZ  
Gair - NV  
The Genesee Company LLC (Lennar) - CO
Geoffrey Edmunds - AZ  
Golden Heritage - AZ  
Great Western - AZ  
Greystone Homes (see Lennar) - NV, AZ, CA
Hacienda - AZ  
Hancock - AZ  
Ivory Homes - UT - custom homes in Salt Lake, Utah, Weber, Wasatch and Tooele counties
Jackson Properties - AZ  
John Laing - NV, CA  
Journey - AZ  
Kimball Hill - TX, NV, CA, and other states  
Lennar Corp. - CA, NV, AZ, CO, and other states
Maracay - AZ  
Monterey/Meritage - AZ  
Morrison - AZ, CA and other states  
Oakwood Worldwide - CO, UT - offers furnished, short-term, fully serviced apartments
Perma-Bilt - NV  
Pulte Home Corporation - AZ, CO, NV and many other states
Providence - AZ  
Rhodes - NV  
Richmond American - CO, NV, AZ and CA  
Ryland Homes - NV, AZ, CO, CA and other states
Sanford - CO  
Scott - AZ  
Shea - CO, AZ, CA  
Signature - NV  
Sivage-Thomas - AZ  
Southwest - NV  
Standard Pacific - TX, AZ, CA  
Stanpark - NV  
Sunrise Colony - NV  
Toll Brothers - executive homes in upscale communities in CA, AZ, and other states
TW Lewis - AZ  
US Home (see Lennar) - TX, CO, NV, AZ, CA,  and other states
William Lyon - NV, AZ, CA  
Woodside - NV, AZ, CA and UT
Writer - CO  
Tourism, Hospitality, Recreation and Business Conventions or Conferences
The tourism and hospitality sector for hotels, lodging, restaurants, recreation, entertainment and business conventions is a major factor in the economy of this entire region.
General Tourism, Travel, Convention and Meeting Resources  - Utah - travel and vacation planning information site - a collection of search results for Salt Lake City - hotels, travel, etc.
Salt Lake Convention and Tourism Bureau
Utah Restaurant Association - note the international diversity
Utah - tourism
Utah Hotel & Lodging Association
Ski Resort and Recreational Areas - Utah  
Ski Utah - Utah Ski & Snowboard Association
Alta - near Salt Lake City
Brighton Utah - near Salt Lake City
Snowbird - near Salt Lake City
Solitude - near Salt Lake City
2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics facilities - Olympic Park (Park City UT), Olympic Oval (Kearns UT), Soldier Hollow (Midway UT) and Utah Athletic Foundation

Park City - near Salt Lake City - The Canyons resort, Homestead resort, Park City Chamber info

National Parks and Recreation Areas in the US Rocky Mountain region

See for the US National Park Service.  Utah Maps  Regional Maps

Foreign visitors unfamiliar with the region may find this information helpful, as there are many recreational areas and areas of great natural beauty throughout this region
Arapaho National Forest, Colorado  
Arches National Park - 231 mi/372 km southeast of Salt Lake in Moab Utah
Bridger National Forest, Wyoming  
Bryce Canyon National Park  - 272 mi/438 km south of Salt Lake, southwestern Utah
Canyonlands National Park - 247 mi/398 km south of Salt Lake, Moab southeastern Utah
Capitol Reef National Park - 224 mi/360 km south of Salt Lake, southwestern Utah
Dinosaur National Monument - 193 mi/311 km east of Salt Lake, eastern Utah
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area - 175 mi/282 km east of Salt Lake
Glacier National Park - northern Montana  
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - Page AZ, 299 mi/481 km southeast of Salt Lake
Golden Spike National Historic Site - where the first transcontinental railway was joined as the Union Pacific and Central Pacific met. Brigham City, 88 mi/142 km northwest of Salt Lake.  Steam locomotive demonstrations and history for rail enthusiasts.
Grand Canyon National Park - North Rim - Arizona, 392 mi/630 km south of Salt Lake
Grand Mesa National Forest, western Colorado  
Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument - 300 mi/483 km south of Salt Lake, between Glen Canyon and Capitol Reef and Bryce Canyon National Parks.
Grand Teton National Park, Moose WY, 325 mi/523 km northeast of Salt Lake
Great Basin National Park, Baker NV - 234 mi/377 km west of Salt Lake
Gunnison National Forest, western Colorado  
Hovenweep National Monument - Cortez CO -
Mesa Verde National Park - southwestern Colorado  
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park - southeastern Utah and northern Arizaona, 389 mi/625 km southeast of Salt Lake
Natural Bridges National Monument - 343 mi/552 km southeast of Salt Lake, Lake Powell
Rainbow Bridge National Monument - Page AZ 349 mi/562 km southeast of Salt Lake
Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado  
San Juan National Forest, southwestern Colorado  
Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Idaho  
Snake River Birds of Prey Natural Area  
Timpanogos Caves National Monument - American Fork, UT 37 mi/60 km south of Salt Lake
Uncompahgre National Forest - southwestern Colorado  
Wasatch Cache National Forest - ski and recreation areas near Salt Lake City
White River National Forest, Colorado  
Yellowstone National Park - Wyoming, 335 mi/538 km northeast of Salt Lake
Zion National Park - Springdale UT 314 mi/505 km south of Salt Lake, southwestern Utah


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