Cove Fort Historic Site

I-15 & I-70
Cove Fort, UT 84713- Map It
(435) 438-5547

AAA Editor Notes

Cove Fort Historic Site, 1 mi. n. off I-70 exit 1, or 2 mi. s off I-15 exit 135, was built in 1867 by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The volcanic rock and limestone fort served as a way station for 19th-century Mormon settlers and travelers and also as a pickup and delivery site for the Pony Express. Period furnishings and artifacts are displayed throughout the restored 12-room fort. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Hours: Guided tours daily 8-dusk, Apr.-Aug.; 9-dusk, rest of year.