The Beehive State
The State of Utah settles down around Rocky mountains and enters into group «mountain states» Americas. The largest city and region capital is Salt Lake City. The territory of Utah is covered by hills and deserts from red sand. During too time here many the beautiful woods covering 30 percent of the earth of staff.The considerable part of these woods is allocated under reserves and national parks. Cutting down of trees, almost in all large forests of region is strictly forbidden. In the north of Utah there is a biggest lake in the western part of the country – Great Salt Lake. This natural miracle is considered pride of staff. Many foreign tourists coming to Utah, aspire to get first of all to waters Great Salt Lake. It is curious that the hydrochloric stock in lake exceeds 6 tons. Utah differs an abundance of deserted territories where there is no farmer ground or even an apartment house. About eight-ten percent of the population lives in area Salt Lake City and vicinities adjoining to it. It does Utah by the most “wild” and mysterious staff in the USA.
These earths have an old story. The first human settlements have appeared in these parts more two thousand years ago. Then here the Indians who have adjusted here the life and a craft have come. After opening of the American continent, with a different interval of time here there came various research expeditions, and â1846 to year here there were first Mormons. They also have started to render habitable these earths. In the end of the nineteenth century the railway which has connected Utah with other states of America here has been laid. The stream of new immigrants here has rushed. As a result the region has started to develop promptly for today it is considered one of the most safe in the country. It is rich with natural deposits. Today here extract oil, ore, the agriculture actively develops. The population most part the Mormons, known make the religiousness and obedience.
In the world, Utah is known for the sports centers which are settling down along the majority of mountain tops of staff. The cycle tourism, a snowboard, horse sports and mountain-skiing lines are widely presented in such areas as to Alta, Brighton, the Big-kottonvud-canyon, Park-city-resorts and other places. In Salt Lake City there are historical and cultural sights of region, and also museums, the trading and entertaining centers. The most picturesque area of Utah considers a site between a mountain plateau of the Big pool and Sangre-de-Cristo’s mountains, in east part of region. Lonely cactuses, about human growth, huge boulders of freakish forms and the sizes, and also desert from red sand, represent a delightful show.
The State of Utah differs hospitality of local residents though can be and not so sociable. Their some constraint is connected with the Mormon religion which is not assuming dense dialogue with representatives of other religions. However, when in staff capital the winter Olympic Games were spent, many inhabitants of Utah actively participated in process of support of the American sportsmen, at all without neglecting dialogue with foreigners. Among numerous tourists of annually visiting Soedenyonnye states, are many admirers of the State of Utah. Such people regularly come here to have a rest and take pleasure in various rest which is possible around Rocky mountains.