A hiking tour of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream featuring endless sandstone canyons, waterfalls, natural arches, hanging gardens and ancient Native American ruins. And it might just be the best kept secret in the American Southwest. The big parks like Grand Canyon, Zion and Bryce usually get all the attention but this incredible landscape easily rivals them all…but without the crowds. Join us for the Escalante Lodge-Based Tour and discover hiking and exploring in this world-class outdoor destination. Our experienced Utah hiking guides will lead you on a variety of unforgettable day hikes to many off-the-beaten-path locations. Slip through exciting slot canyons, cool off in crystal-clear creeks and waterfalls and stand beneath towering sandstone arches. Each night will be spent at a comfortable lodge, offering you the opportunity for hot showers and a good night’s rest in your own bed. The Escalante Lodge-Based Tour is a favorite of our guides and will undoubtedly leave you with memories to last a lifetime.