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Excursions of Escalante

125 E. Main Street, Escalante, UT 84726
+1 800-839-7567
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Great Time Canyoneering

Rick and Aimee are a class act. Rick took his time and explained everything to us and made us all... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Gooch3
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Allentown, PA
Slot Canyon

I can't say enough wonderful things about this experience! Rick and Amy were experts who had the... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Elaina B
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Richmond, California
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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 3 days ago

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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Reviewed 4 days ago

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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Reviewed 4 days ago

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!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 3 weeks 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

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Debbie B
February 25, 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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