Utah State Route 153, UT-160 to US-89

 

Location: 200 N and Main St, Beaver

Reassurance shield at the beginning of 153, a scenic route over the mountains to Junction

Location: 200 N and 1200 E, Beaver

As we head out Beaver, we’re 22 miles from the unpaved area, which closes in winters

Location: SR-153 and 2600 E, Beaver Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of Beaver

Location: SR-153 and NF-137, Beaver Cty

Reassurance shield as we climb up the mountain. We’ll get to about 10,500 feet at the top.

Location: SR-153 and Puffer Lake Rd, Beaver Cty

Turn left to head up to Puffer Lake. Stay straight to get to US-89. Pavement will end soon.

Location: SR-153 and Puffer Lake Rd, Beaver Cty

My favorite sign in any roadtrip- pavement is about to end, which means things are about to get scenic

Location: SR-153 and Puffer Lake Rd, Beaver Cty

As the pavement ends we’re advised of a nice OHV loop for 153 and NF-137

Location: SR-153 at the Beaver County Line , Piute Cty

Reassurance shield as we enter Piute County

Location: SR-153 and NF-137, Piute Cty

Reassurance shield after NF-137

Location: SR-153 and NF-137, Piute Cty

137 and 153 still form a loop

Location: SR-153 and Forest Rd, Piute Cty

A few miles later, pavement resumes as we descend down to Junction

Location: SR-153 and 500 N, Junction, Piute Cty

As we get to the bottom of the hill, we’ll enter Junction

Location: Center St and 200 W, Junction

As we enter Junction, we’ll approach US-89

Location: Center St and 100 W, Junction

Follow 89 south to Circleville and 89 north to Maryville

Location: Center St and Main St, Junction

Turn right for 89 south and left for 89 north. SR-153 ends here.

S to UT-62, N to I-70

N to I-15, S to UT-21