We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Excursions of Escalante

125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT
+1 800-839-7567
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Canyon fun

Rick has done it again! The day long canyoneering trip was great(again!). We all had another fun... read more

Review collected in partnership with this attraction

Reviewed 2 days ago
56pattye
Great fun!

Greatly enjoyed the canyoneering and friendly staff. Well-organized and executed, and made for... read more

Review collected in partnership with this attraction

Reviewed 4 days ago
duncancarroll
,
San Francisco, California
Read all 230 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
We are in our 16TH 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.
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“southern utah” (19 reviews)
“his team” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
LOCATION
125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT
CONTACT
Website
+1 800-839-7567
Write a Review
Reviews (230)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Rick has done it again! The day long canyoneering trip was great(again!). We all had another fun adventure.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank 56pattye
Reviewed 4 days ago

Greatly enjoyed the canyoneering and friendly staff. Well-organized and executed, and made for great memories and photos.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank duncancarroll
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you EVER get the chance to tour with Rick and Amy at Excursions of Escalante you just have to do it! From start to finish it was a great experience. Amy's enthusiasm for your adventure gets things off to a great start. The safety...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank scroundy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Canyoneering with the team at Excursions of Escalante was the highlight of our weeklong trip to Utah. We were hesitant to know if our nephew who is still recovering from knee surgery would be able to do it, but Rick and Davis accommodated him very...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank steveU5171IW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You won't believe what you are capable of doing!!! Hands down, this is the best canyoneering tour. The team here thinks of everything for guests' comfort (food, clothing, gear) and they help each individual build a sense of competence by patiently teaching and treating everyone...More

Thank jrweininger
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this thoughtful review. We are so happy to hear that you had a fantastic time on your canyoneering tour. Canyoneering is such a fun and exciting activity for people of all experience levels. It must have been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Escalante is beautiful and Rick is highly trained canyoneering guide who has ample amount of wilderness/SAR experience! Highly recommend.More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank Sony A
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Sony. We are glad you had a great time with your friends on your canyoneering tour. We hope you have a great summer season and we hope you can visit the Escalante area again and pop in to say “Hi”!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The canyoneering tour with Rick and Jean was no doubt the most amazing experience of our three-weeks Southwest trip. Rick's tour is a perfect package of thrill, training, hiking, challenge and fun. My husband and me felt like heros after the full day tour and...More

Thank Barbara2005
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for writing this review. We are so happy to hear that you had an exciting and memorable time with us in the canyon. We had a great time with you also! You should feel like heroes, not only because you learned new ways...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never done this sort of thing before. Rick and Aime were very good at re-assuring everyone. Rick is very safety conscious and took his time getting everyone through. Rick emphasized team work, and everyone helped everyone else. Amie had tea or coffee before...More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank William B
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to hear that you had a great time on your first canyon excursion. Rick is all about safety and teamwork. Canyoneering is teamwork dependent as it is such a hands on activity....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing day canyoneering with Rick and Amie. They are very thorough and think of everything, no detail was forgotten. Safety is the number one priority, with fun as a close second! I went with my mom, who is in her 60's and...More

Thank Heather B
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so glad that you have been able to return and share another day in the canyons with us and also to introduce your mom to us. We had a great time with you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Canyoneering with Rick and his crew was a blast. He is super knowledgeable, fun and safe. We really appreciated his time in patience in making everyone feel comfortable with what they were doing. Years of experience behind Rick.More

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Thank colleen k
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Colleen. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your canyoneering tour with us! One of Rick’s goals is to allow our guests to enjoy the canyons in a safe and patient environment. He...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Escalante Outfitters Cafe
608 reviews
.75 km away
Circle D Eatery
699 reviews
.99 km away
Escalante mercantile
59 reviews
.58 km away
Nemo's Drive Thru
128 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Scenic Byway Route 12
122 reviews
1.00 km away
Escalante Boulder Chamber of Commerce
5 reviews
.78 km away
High Adventure
108 reviews
.33 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Debbie B
Hi, I have two girls, age 7 & 9. My 9 year-old has been climbing for about a year (only indoors) and my 7 year-old has taken just a few classes. Would we be able to do a half-day (about 3 hours) that would be appropriate for them?
26 February 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
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
0
Votes