|Signed into Statehood on January 4, 1896||
Capital: Salt Lake City
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Named for the Ute Indians, and nicknamed
State. Utah is located next to Nevada to the west; Idaho to the north;
Colorado and Wyoming to the east and Arizona to the south. New Mexico also borders
Utah by just a
tip in the southeastern corner of the state.
Utah's highest peak is Kings Peak at 13,528 feet, the 7th highest in the United States. The lowest point is at Beaverdam Creek 2,000 feet above sea level.
NOTE: I HAVE BEEN TO MOAB, ALL THE NATIONAL PARKS, RAINBOW BRIDGE, GLEN CANYON, THROUGH LAKE POWELL AND ST. GEORGE
Last Updated on 03/17/2008 by Floridawn Designs