A sure sign that a new year is approaching is the publication of Utah's official 2014 scenic calendar.
This is the 42nd year the Utah Office of Tourism has published a state calendar featuring photography and inspiring words about the state.
The calendars are sold individually for $10 plus tax and shipping, with bulk orders of 25 or more sold at the reduced cost of $8. They can be purchased online at www.uotstore.com or the Zion Natural History Association Bookstore located at Council Hall, 300 N. State Street.
This year's cover features a photo by Moab's Tom Till of the Needles district in Canyonlands National Park. The publication includes more than 40 additional images showcasing Utah's diverse destination including national parks, forests, monuments, recreation areas, state parks, ski resorts, metropolitan attractions, annual events and outdoor recreation opportunities.