is a region which includes the counties of Dagget, Duchesne, Carbon, Emery, Uintah, and the eastern half of Summit county (east of longitude 111W).
- — the regional center, home to the College of Eastern Utah, and near Nine Mile Canyon
- — a small town in the High Uintahs
- — a middle-of-nowhere roadside stop town with hotels and restaurants for tired I-70 drivers
- — a small town home to the Western Mining and Railroad Museum
- — an oil town on the Ute Indian Reservation
- — the region's second largest town, located in the far northeast of the state, and near Dinosaur National Monument and Ashley National Forest
- — a forested park high in the Manti-LaSal Mountains. is located here.
- The — peaks above 13,000 ft, most notably at , the tallest mountain in Utah, at a staggering 13,528 feet. Here you will also find the world's highest altitude long-distance hiking trail, completely above 11,000 ft, through the Ashley and Wasatch-Cache National Forests.
- — a bit further off the beaten path for more wilderness backpacking for the adventurous, mountain biking trails, some unusual geological features, and backcountry skiing