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Backcountry Outfitters Day Tours

875 Hwy 24, Torrey, UT 84775
+1 435-425-2010
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Sunrise Cathedral Valley

What an amazing day we had on this trip. Bob Palin was our guide and photographic guru for the day... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Helen P
Kendal, United Kingdom
via mobile
Aamazing Photography tours with Bob

I did a full day tour of the Burr Trail, stopping at some amazing places along the way - photos do... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
Melbourne Australia
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We offer full service Guided Tours and Outdoor Store with a knowledgeable staff, Horse Rides, 4x4 tours, Shuttles, ATV rental, Mountain Bike Rental, Fishing Trips, Pack Trips, Hiking, Back Packing. Come in to the store to find all the outdoor necessities, including clothes, shoes, eyewear, sleeping gear, headwear, warm layers, cool hiking wear, backpacks, hydration, and everything else you need or might have forgot!!
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22 Aug 2016
“Sunrise Cathedral Valley”
13 Jun 2016
“Aamazing Photography tours with Bob”
875 Hwy 24, Torrey, UT 84775
+1 435-425-2010
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

What an amazing day we had on this trip. Bob Palin was our guide and photographic guru for the day. Picked up early....you just got to if you want to catch that sunrise and taken in the 4x4 to the Temples.....awesome scenery ..cannot describe in...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I did a full day tour of the Burr Trail, stopping at some amazing places along the way - photos do not do justice to the beauty of this area. Then I did an afternoon/evening tour culminating with sunset at the Cathedrals - the scenery...More

Thank Deb_Diver14
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Rented a UTV from Backcountry for a 1/2 day and had a ball driving the Great Western Trail. Folks at Backcountry were awesome and sent us to GWTrail. We were not familiar with the area or with UTV's but with their help we had a...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We decided at last minute to tour Catherdal valley in Capital Reef & this shop came thru. The tour guide was Kevin who was very friendly, informative, & accommodating as we like to stop & take pics. We had a wonderful day viewing the back...More

Reviewed 20 July 2015

We booked an all day tour with Backcountry Outfitters to see the Capitol Reef region. Bob Palin was our guide using a 4x4 vehicle to transport us through the backcountry all day. Bob was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We learned a lot that day and...More

2  Thank 105Pinehurst
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Our 4x4 tour with Bob was outstanding. Bob was excellent and extremely knowledgeable. We were with him from 9 in the morning until 5 in the afternoon. He took us to some beautiful parts of the park. We were very impressed with his knowledge of...More

2  Thank M2076EOpaula
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

As a result of reading about Cathedral Valley tour on Trip Advisor, we decided to take a one day tour. We weren't sure whether to take the drive ourselves or to take a guided tour. Now that we have taken a tour, this option is...More

2  Thank zman12345
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Wife and I booked all day 4x4 tour. Like other reviews we had Bob. He was terrific. Showed us all the great things to see. He was very knowledgable. We left at 9am and didn't get back until 530. One thing I recommend is go...More

1  Thank Howard E
Reviewed 30 October 2014

I was fortunate to have Bob as my tour guide for a day trip to the Cathedral Valley. Bob provided a great experience for my highly anticipated trip to this beautiful and remote place. Bob had extensive knowledge about the history, geology, flora and fauna...More

2  Thank Alinevada
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Bob was our guide on the tour and like others here, we thought he was a fantastic guide. His knowledge of the area, geology, history and sense of humour made it an extremely enjoyable day. We ended up returning to Torrey after 6pm, so it...More

Thank A W
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