1.Come to know our fathers, and turn our hearts to them, by studying and becoming acquainted with each through the various SUP events and activities.
2.Preserve the memory and heritage of the early pioneers of the Utah Territory and intermountain west. We honor the pioneers for their faith in God; devotion to family; loyalty to church and country; hard work and service to others; courage in adversity; personal integrity; and unyielding determination.
3.Honor present-day pioneers worldwide in many walks of life, who exemplify these same qualities of character.
4.Teach these same qualities to the youth who will be tomorrow's pioneers.
Join with us as we celebrate the remarkable Mormon Pioneers who blazed new trails across the plains to the Rocky Mountains and on to the Pacific Coast. Learn more of their struggles and accomplishments in settling the remote deserts of the Great Basin, the Snake River Valley and the Colorado River Plateau.