The Beehive State
Map of U.S. showing location of Utah


CAPITAL: Salt Lake City

STATEHOOD: 1896; 45th state

ATTRACTIONS: Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

FUN FACT: On average, 2.6 billion gallons of water evaporates every day from the Great Salt Lake. 

Utah state flag
State Flower: sego lily; State Bird: California gull; State Animal: Rocky Mountain elk; State Quarter



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Photos: Juergen Priewe, Dreamstime (flag); Pancaketom, Dreamstime (quarter); Kwiktor, Dreamstime (sego); Spectruminfo, Dreamstime (California gull); Terrywen412, Dreamstime (Rocky Mountain elk)

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