Uintah County Utah is in the northeast corner of Utah. Uintah County land area includes 4487 square miles. The population for Uintah County is just over 30,000 people. Vernal, Utah is the county seat and the largest town in the county with a population of more than 8000 people. Maeser and Naples City border Vernal and are part of the business area of Uintah County and the Uintah Basin. Other Uintah Basin towns In Uintah County include Ballard, Bonanza, Fort Duchesne, Jensen, Lapoint, Randlett, Tridell, and Whiterocks.
The Vernal Utah Area has much to offer citizens and visitors. Vernal Utah is attractively decorated with seasonal adornments. In the summer, fresh potted flowers line the highway going throughout Vernal.
Happenings and activities in the Vernal Utah Area include rodeos, parades, Holly Days, sports, shopping, recreation, bowling, swimming, snowmobiling, rock wall climbing, hiking, walking, shopping, paint ball, golf, soccer, hockey, ice skating, basketball, sports, concerts, and visiting nearby attractions such as Dinosaur National Monument, , Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, Red Fleet and the Uinta Mountains. Vernal Utah has a recreation center with basketball courts, swimming pools, track, dance rooms, weight room, and games.