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Excursions of Escalante

125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
+1 800-839-7567
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Best way to do a technical slotcanyon and have a fun day

We go back every year with Excursions of Escalante just to explore more beautiful canyons in the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
markgrootenboer
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Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
Awesome day - best guide/tour company!!! Do no skip if in Escalante - this is the only place to go!!!

We had an amazing time with Rick out in the canyons!!! We highly recommend Excursions of Escalante... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
michaellL3898YN
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New York City, New York
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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: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
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Reviewed yesterday

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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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing time with Rick out in the canyons!!! We highly recommend Excursions of Escalante – everything was great. My wife originally was apprehensive about going into the canyons – Rick and Davis made everyone on the trip feel safe and confident. We...More

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

The privilege is all ours! Hanging out with the nicest folks ever, in some of the most beautiful sandstone canyons on Earth. Wow. Thanks for all your excellent work and please come back for more fun whenever the time is right. Good Lord willin', I'll...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had the most magical, wonderful experience with Rick as he guided us thru the slot canyons of Escalante. It was exhilarating, challenging, rewarding and spectacular. We highly, highly recommend Excursions of Escalante...simply the bestest!More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your thoughtful review Mitzi. We had so much fun with you and your family. It is awesome that you had such a great time on your tour. Canyoneering is a fun, exciting and challenging activity. As you approach the vehicle at the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amy was wonderful to deal with leading up to our excursion through the canyon and Rick was the most wonderful guide we have ever had. A warm and upbeat personality with a fabulous sense of humor. There were many times we were a bit apprehensive...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for writing this review Stephanie. We are happy to hear that your all around experience with us has been a very memorable one. Rick wants everyone to have confidence in their abilities, therefore, he helps each person find that confidence in themselves by...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great adventure and an experience we'll never forget. Seeing this canyon and the wonderful landscape was breathtaking, especially because there were no other tourists. Rick made us feel save at every moment of the trip and would totally recommend it.More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Ralf. Escalante is a beautiful place to explore. We are glad you were able to come here and experience some of the places that made us fall in love with this area. We hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just completed a canyoneering trip with Rick and it was incredible! Neither of us had any canyoneering experience but Rick led us on an incredible journey through a slot canyon, teaching us how to rappel and how to navigate some of...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for writing this review David and Bonnie. Canyoneering is an exciting and challenging activity that allows you to enjoy areas that are normally not well traveled and seen. Safety is Rick’s number one priority. He shows the tour guests the best and safest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was just an awesome experience. Myself and 4 friends (males ages 25-30) spent the day with Rick and team. None of us had done this before and it was so much fun. Rick, Amie and co. are true professionals and if you want a...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Ryan. We had a fantastic time with you and your friends! Canyoneering is a fun, challenging and rewarding activity and it’s wonderful that you all were able to experience it with us in this beautiful...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

This experience is not to be missed! In the very capable hands of our extraordinary guide Rick, we had a remarkable adventure exploring the beautiful slot canyons of Utah. The landscape is breathtaking. This is suitable for most fitness levels and you do not need...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Lisa and thank you for allowing us to be part of your first canyoneering adventure. Yes, it is true, prior canyoneering experience is not necessary. Folks simply need to be comfortable hiking up to 5...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great adventure with our guide Rick and Davis who lead us through a large slot canyon in Grand Staircase Escalante. They based the tour on the group that was there and made you feel very comfortable with the canyoneering. It is a...More

Thank Eva M
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing this review Eva. It is fantastic to hear that you had a great time on your tour with us! We want each of our guests to feel comfortable and confident in their abilities therefore we choose the most appropriate canyon that...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Rick and Davis are the best guides we could ask for. They were full of enthusiasm, humour and love for the Escalante area. We had a lot of fun and felt very safe in the capable hands of Rick and Davis. The day trip was...More

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ExcursionsTeam, Owner at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are so happy to hear that you had a fantastic time on your tour. Safety is Rick’s main priority and we are glad you felt comfort in what you were doing. We live and play in one of southern...More

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Debbie B
26 February 2017|
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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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