Bluff is a small town with a big heart with 300 residents located in the San Juan River Valley in the southeastern corner of Utah.Put Bluff Fort Historic Site and other Bluff attractions into our Bluff trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
Located along U.S. Highway 191, Bluff is bordered on the south by the San Juan River and the Navajo Nation, verdant farmland to the east and vast panoramic landscapes to the west. To the north, 300-foot sandstone bluffs, which were the inspiration for the town's name, are a dominant visual element serving as a dramatic backdrop for the community.
Bluff is one of those hidden gems that has accommodations for everyone, incredible places to eat, artists to admire, a living museum, and trading posts. Bluff offers everything you need to have an incredible desert escape.
Bluff Fort Historic Site Reviews
The Bluff Fort museum gives an insight into the mormon way of life at the end of the 19th century. Entry is free. There are reproductions of the log cabins the pioneers built, as well as examples of..... more »
On our latest swing through this corner of Utah, caught the Fort when it was open. Some staff were dressed in period and engaged visitors in a living history presentation at the meeting house. I did..... more »
Awesome place to go and it's free they have a donation box .... which is definitely worth leaving a donation... lots of History they even have buttons you can push and they tell the story over the speaker well kept up I think we spent a couple hours here... checking out each fort and listening to the history
Lots to do, especially for small children. Very interesting historical displays. Great gift shop with low cost hand made items and treats. The volunteers make the experience fun, even in the hot summer months. Definitely worth a stop!
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