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vista from up high

great view over the city of Bluff. just be respectful of the occupants. there are also historical... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Remote & peaceful

The ones that lie here range from 2 days to 90 plus years. All rest in quiet,& remote solitude... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Paul G
Tucson, Arizona
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North Pioneer Drive, Bluff, UT
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

great view over the city of Bluff. just be respectful of the occupants. there are also historical sites

Thank MC M
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The ones that lie here range from 2 days to 90 plus years. All rest in quiet,& remote solitude as they gaze at the majesty of the rugged mountains that surround them. This is a pioneer resting place. Treat it with the dignity that it...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 April 2018

They don’t make cemeteries like this anymore. Standing on the bluff, you are carried back to pioneer times. Beautiful views all around.

Thank nanabecky726
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We visited Bluff Fort and learned about the men and women who came here as missionaries to the indigenous people. They were a hardy, committed group, who survived ( although many of their children did not), very difficult times. The museum enabled you to get...More

Thank clarksdale
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We headed along 3rd East Street for a few blocks past an attractive assortment of sturdy homes, and at the end of the street we followed the signs up the gravel road a short distance to the tidy town cemetery overlooking the bustling metropolis of...More

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed stopping by this cemetery as we were out sightseeing. It was neat to read the headstones.

Thank Jcler
Reviewed 12 September 2017

If you take in the history at the visitors center the names on these headstones will have a great deal more meaning to you. The birth and death dates alone will testify to the hardships these early settlers endured. This hill above the town also...More

Thank cherokeeridge1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

By reading the headstones on the pioneer graves, history comes to life. One family died within days of each other. Shows the pioneers who settled in that desolate land. Great view of the valley and river below.

2  Thank Mir2001
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a very reverential, peaceful and fascinating site. It is so moving to read some o the dates of death, some so very young. Some families smitten by several losses in a short time. It proves how tough life was and how determined these...More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We stopped by this pioneer cemetery and were fascinated to see all the headstones for the people we had just learned about at the fort.

2  Thank Jason W
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