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American West Heritage Center – Wellsville, Utah

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Step into the Past at the American West Heritage Center

 Tales of the rugged, Wild West and the Utah frontier go hand in hand. A number of characters from the old west traveled through and stayed for a while in Utah, including Billy the Kid, Butch Cassidy, and even the Rough Riders (of whom Teddy Roosevelt was a member). It is no wonder then that the American West Heritage Center, tucked away at the foot of the Wellsville Utah Mountains, is such a big draw to tourists and locals alike. It is just a short drive (about 70 miles) north of Salt Lake City, and makes a great stop on just about anyone’s vacation itinerary.

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