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Excursions of Escalante

125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
+1 800-839-7567
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The Highlight of our Utah Vacation

Our canyoneering trip was awesome, and the highlight of our extended vacation in Utah. Rick and... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
LenBolton1955
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
I fell in love with canyoneering ... thanks to Excursions of Escalante

I wrote a very comprehensive blog about my experience with Excursions of Escalante, but I'm not... read more

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Reviewed 30 October 2017
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We are in our 18TH year as Escalante's first locally based professional guide service. Our commitment is to safely guide our guests beyond the more accessible places (Spooky, Peekaboo, Big Horn, etc.) And into the most remote, beautiful and pristine corners of the Escalante region. Our Permits in the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Box Death Hollow Wilderness Area and Dixie National Forest, allow us to offer unparalleled off trail hiking, canyoneering and backpacking tours to our guests. Canyoneering Tours, Slot Canyon Hiking Tours and Multi-Day Backpacking and Canyoneering Tours.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our canyoneering trip was awesome, and the highlight of our extended vacation in Utah. Rick and Amie were great partners, and the day-long trip into and through the slot canyon was something we'll remember forever.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I wrote a very comprehensive blog about my experience with Excursions of Escalante, but I'm not allowed to put the web address in this review. Search for Accidental Adventuress and you'll find it. I absolutely cannot say enough great things about Rick, Amie and Excursions...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

What an adventure!! We cannot say enough about the level of professionalism, energy and adventure you get with Rick and Annie at Excursions of Escalante!! My husband and I are in our 50's but still love exploring the great outdoors. From the very beginning Rick...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Our canyoneering tours are geared toward people of all age and all experience levels so Rick works with each group according to fears, experience, stamina, etc. Canyoneering is also a great team building experience, as each person has to work...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Rick and Aimee are a class act. Rick took his time and explained everything to us and made us all feel safe while repelling. He taught us many different techniques to use to get through some tight spots. Lunch was great and the ice cream...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your total experience with us on your tour. Rick wants each person to feel comfortable in their abilities and he enjoys helping to pull guests’ hidden potential to the surface. He works towards showing the...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

I can't say enough wonderful things about this experience! Rick and Amy were experts who had the entire expedition well organized and most importantly paid extreme attention to the safety of the group. There were 7 individuals of varying ability and Rick taught, encouraged, and...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you Elaina for writing this review. We are happy to hear that you had a very enjoyable and memorable experience with us. Rick wants to make sure each person safely enjoys the fun, excitement and challenges of their day while also allowing them to...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Rick and Amie were fantastic! We would recommend them highly to friends and family looking for a challenging, yet safe, adventure in the wonderful canyons surrounding Escalante. This was the highlight of our week in Utah!More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for writing this review Matt & Cheri. We had a great time with you both and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us. Canyoneering is a challenging yet rewarding activity and we are glad that you were able...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

So both of us had never done anything like this before. Rick was extremely safe, knowledgeable, and well prepared. We were in a group of others younger and older than us (we are in our 50's). So don"t think you are too old. Everyone in...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write this review David. We are glad that you had a great time on your tour. Our canyoneering tours are geared towards people of all age and all experience levels and yes we are firm believers in teamwork....More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

The full day hike with repelling and squeezing through slot canyons was a highlight of a two week trip to National Parks in Colorado, Arizona and Utah. My wife and I were on a trip with another couple who are very close friends and we...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for this much thought out review Robert! It is wonderful to hear that your tour with us had such a phenomenal effect on you, your wife and your close friends. Canyoneering is a challenging, rewarding and exciting activity for all ages and experience...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Rick was amazing. My with struggled slightly and rick and his employee Davis went over and above to make her feel secure and safe. Also Rick was extremely informative and the information we learned was useful for the remainder of our trip.More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your review Dan. We had a great time with you and your wife. Rick does everything in his power to calm the minds of those in fear and to bring forth the confidence that is hidden within themselves. It is great that...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We go back every year with Excursions of Escalante just to explore more beautiful canyons in the area, but also to have a fun day and to learn some stuff about the area. Also Rick and Amy are very friendly and Amy serves the best...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for writing this review Mark. We are always happy to have you and Karin come back for more adventures in the canyons. Rick loves sharing his knowledge of the area with the guests and we are so glad you have had several opportunities...More

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Debbie B
26 February 2017|
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Response from ExcursionsTeam | Property representative |
Greetings Debbie - We are glad to hear of your interest in canyoneering with us. We offer full day tours. Unfortunately there are no slot canyons in the Escalante area that are doable within a 3hr time period. We take... More
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