Geologic Guides

Virtual Geologic Guides

Geologic map overlays & field guides
Geologic map overlays allow viewers to see geology in three dimensions. Placemarks highlight unique geologic features.

Central Wasatch Front Canyons
Includes City Creek, Emigration, lower Parleys, Millcreek, Big Cottonwood, and Little Cottonwood Canyons.
Public Information Series #87

Building stones of downtown Salt Lake City, a walking tour
Public Information Series #60

Multimedia
Includes videos highlighting the Salt Lake City segment of the Wasatch fault, a trench investigation of the Wasatch fault, and a paleontological excavation.

Geologic Guides (pdf)

Geologic guide to the central Wasatch Front canyons, Salt Lake County, Utah
Public Information Series #87

Geology and scenery of the central Wasatch Range, Salt Lake and Summit Counties; road log
Public Information Series #9

The geology of Snow Canyon State Park, Washington County, Utah
Public Information Series #13

A geologic tour through Wasatch Mountain State Park
Miscellaneous Publication 93-6

Canyon Country: a geologic guide to the Canyonlands travel region
Public Information Series #34

The geology of Quail Creek State Park
Public Information Series #63

The geology of Goblin Valley State Park
Public Information Series #65

Geologic tours of northern Utah
Miscellaneous Publication 92-1

Geologic guide and road logs of the Willow Creek, Indian, Soldier Creek, Nine Mile, Gate, and Desolation Canyons, Uinta Basin, Utah
Open-file Report 407