Vernal Blog

Valentine’s Day in Vernal is truly unique, whether you choose to stay in or head to one of the local restaurants. Staying in at Ledgestone is a one of a kind experience, complete with cozy bedding, spacious rooms, and a kitchenette where you can whip up your paramour something special. Order take out, pick up some bubbly, and enjoy your home away from home.

Otherwise, plan now to head out and paint the town red! The Quarry is a top rated restaurant, and reservations are highly recommended this time of year. For help, ask your front desk staff for reservation and/or transportation options. La Cabana Restaurant is perfect for the couple who prefers a more relaxed ambiance.

Celebrate love in Vernal.

Celebrate love in Vernal.

Love in Vernal

Dino Brew Haus is fantastic for couples who want some incredible fare in a low-key environment, or head to Betty’s Restaurant if you prefer to celebrate with a love-fueled breakfast or lunch. The Curry Manor Steakhouse is a great choice, as is Canton City Restaurant.

Head to Red Fleet State Park or the Dinosaur National Monument for a wackier V-Day. Enjoying the beauty of Vernal is a fantastic way to celebrate love, and all roads lead to something special.


Traveling can be a great excuse to try out a new sports bar—another option is to simply kick back in your spacious hotel suite and enjoy the game yourself! In Vernal, both options are viable. Every suite is 20 percent larger than average hotel rooms and comes with a full kitchenette so you can whip up your football staple treats. However, if you want some great company, there are a number of sports bars, pubs, and restaurants featuring watch parties.

New Cassidy’s Club is open until 1am and is a favorite local joint for watching the game. It also features some classic pub grub and some of the friendliest service in town. Gateway Saloon and Café is another top pick where you’ll find fellow football fans, a great menu, and icy cold pints aplenty.

Don't miss out on the big game just because of travels.

Don’t miss out on the big game just because of travels.

Put Your Game Face On

Little B’s is a little sports pub that’s well worth the trip. You can also try the Dino Brew Haus, where German brews are the star and the eclectic menu pairs perfectly with game day. Winger’s Bar and Grill is a popular choice thanks to the cozy seating, incredible wings, and of course the pint selection.

Whether you choose to stay in or go out, rest assured that the Super Bowl in Vernal is an incredible experience!



No vacation or business trip is complete without a little pampering—and in Vernal, the choices are many! Ooh La La and Friends is a day spa open until 7pm most nights where you can make last minute appointments, look and feel fabulous, and treat yourself to some indulgence. Desert Splash Spas is centrally located and offers a unique selection of services and treatments no matter what you’re craving.

At Vernal Massage, open until 7pm, a variety of massage options and packages are available, including a couples treat. Bliss Hair Studio and Spa is the ultimate choice for anyone who wants to look their best and feel pampered in the process.

Indulge in Vernal.

Indulge in Vernal.

Something Special

Massages, whether solely for pleasure or for serious pain relief, are well done in Vernal. Try Streamline Massage right on Main Street where masseurs are happy to accommodate, offering services from hot stone therapy to deep tissue massage.

Senses Bath and Body Store is where you can pick up treats like bath bombs and body butter to create your own mini spa right in your Ledgestone Hotel. Whether you want a DIY approach or to be fully cared for, it’s up to you because Vernal is prepared to deliver.


Why not choose the most well-reviewed popular destinations during your trip to Vernal? Trip Advisor’s reviewers have already done the tough work for you, so all you need to do is set your GPS and enjoy. At the top of the list is Utah Field House of Natural History State Park, which is constantly updated and features insight into Utah’s fascination with natural history. Don Hatch River Day Expeditions is a great choice for adrenaline junkies and adventure-seeking families.

Dinosaur River Expeditions offers group and private outings year-round, and no trip to Vernal is complete without checking out the river scene. Holiday River Expeditions is another great pick. McConkie Ranch is a local favorite, and you can easily spend a day exploring and horseback riding here.

Go straight to the top choices.

Go straight to the top choices.

Top Reviewed

Try Sheep Creek Geological Loop for a fascinating look into the natural beauty of the area—it’s dubbed a “geological masterpiece” by reviewers. T-Rex is a famous landmark for a reason, and an absolute must for your Instagram or Facebook. The giant pink T-Rex is impossible to miss!

Head to Fantasy Canyon for one of a kind formations, or the Western Heritage Museum is an ideal place for history buffs and families. No matter where your journey takes you, in Vernal it’s sure to be an incredible one!




Looking for the best coffee in Vernal? Guests don’t have to travel any farther than the lobby of their Ledgestone Hotel for genuine Arabica mugfuls (or make some in your room!). Still, checking out local coffee joints is a great way to get some neighborhood flavor. In Vernal, there’s Naples Country Café, open until 9pm for those who prefer their java after dark. Try Shivers N Jitters, a Vernal favorite that’s open until 8:30pm.

At Spoofs Coffee Drive-Thru, you can get that morning jolt you need in a flash. Betty’s Café is a mom and pop breakfast/lunch diner that serves up coffee strong and piping hot. Beans and Brews is open until 9pm, and a local secret for some of the best beans in town.


Just How You Like It

There’s always the nearby Subway and McDonald’s for coffee lovers who like their fix fast, affordable, and with a favorite breakfast sandwich to go. Sonic Drive-In, the A&W, Arby’s, and Burger King also hit the spot for many.

Getting the perfect cup of coffee kicks off the perfect day. In Vernal, there’s no shortage of places to get your vice soothed. However, depend on your Ledgestone team to deliver some of the best java in town.




Make the most of the New Year’s Eve festivities in Vernal, Utah by checking out one of the many local events. Swain Brothers restaurant is taking reservations for their legendary NYE party and features a special menu. It’s also the perfect time to take advantage of their “pay half” special. For just $29.99 per month, you can enjoy half off all entrees. It’s an easy way to treat yourself not just for New Year’s Eve, but throughout 2016.

Canton City Restaurant is a favorite hotspot for upscale cuisine, and JB’s Restaurant is perfect for a more low key celebration brimming over with American comfort food. Try Winger’s Bar and Grill for great eats, a fun and festive environment, and of course your favorite games and matches until the wee hours.

Celebrations in Utah

Tacos El Gordo is a fantastic option for those who prefer a relaxed ringing in of the New Year complete with tacos and margaritas. Club XS is the go-to spot for party revelers, and Dino Brew Haus is open late for icy pints and American Grub.

Head to Betty’s Café for New Year’s Day breakfast, or the Curry Manor Steakhouse for a unique menu selection. No matter how you ring in 2016, it’s sure to be a tasty blast in Vernal!