Bears Ears Education Center Grand Opening September 22, 2018

Friends of Cedar Mesa is pleased to announce the opening of the Bears Ears Education Center in Bluff, Utah on September 22, 2018.

Come join local conservation nonprofit Friends of Cedar Mesa celebrate with a day of activities for all ages, culminating with an evening party featuring live music by Ed Kabotie and Tha ‘Yoties, light eats, and a cash bar. Stick around on Sunday, September 23rd to help get the Education Center ready for the fall season with a volunteer project.

The Bears Ears Education Center will provide friendly visitor guidance to many of the new visitors coming to Bears Ears – resulting in reduced visitor impacts and visitors gaining a real appreciation for the internationally-significant public lands of southeast Utah.

The Bears Ears Education Center is located at 567 Main Street (Highway 191) in Bluff, Utah. The Grand Opening is open to the public and begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 22nd.  Reservations are required for the evening party at 6:30 p.m. Please RSVP online to reserve your spot. The Bears Education Center will be open Thursday through Monday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. following the grand opening.

The Bears Ears Education Center was made possible with support from the Bluff community and thousands of donors including The North Face and the Lewis Family Foundation. Friends of Cedar Mesa is grateful to all friends who have supported and continue to support their mission to promote protection, stewardship, and “Visit with Respect” practices on the culturally-rich public lands of southeast Utah.