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Utah Canyon Outdoors

325 W Main St, Escalante, UT 84726-7705
+1 435-826-4967
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Just wasn't impressed

when they said canyoneering I had an idea in mind. It should be half canyoneering. I thought i was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Great experience

Jim was an excellent guide and gave a great slot canyon guided hike. Would absolutely go again and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Denver, Colorado
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325 W Main St, Escalante, UT 84726-7705
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

when they said canyoneering I had an idea in mind. It should be half canyoneering. I thought i was gonna be on ropes. Once they had my money i found out otherwise. Won't be back however they are as knowledgeable as any books in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jim was an excellent guide and gave a great slot canyon guided hike. Would absolutely go again and recommend to anyone wanting to see a slot canyon in a safe controlled environment.

Thank robert02ss
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a day long trip with Jim from Utah Canyon Outdoors. It was incredible. Jim is an amazing teacher and guide. He is patient and kind and extremely knowledgeable. He is terrific at teaching how to maneuver yourself for whatever crack or rock you...More

Thank lylewis2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

One word to describe this adventure into a slot canyon- awesome! Jim Clery was our guide and showed us various techniques to use negotiating all the twists and turns of the slot which at times was a little physically demanding (at least for a 70-year...More

1  Thank azrobmax
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough about Jim and Utah Canyon Outdoors. His knowledge of the area,his ability to teach and help novices, his demeanor and attitude make going out with him the best adventure ever. I took two trips with him and there was never any...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had originally considered trying to hike some of the more popular slot canyons in the area on my own, but a friend who had recently been to Escalante encouraged me to go with a guide, especially since I was a solo traveler. I am...More

Thank rebanyc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an amazing time on this slot canyon tour. Jim was awesome with everyone, making sure we all were able to complete the hike safely and that everyone had a great time. I would definitely book with them the next time I'm down in the...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to Caitie and Jim for helping with beta and equipment for a great 5 day packraft down the Escalante. The rafts they rented us were amazingly tough and the shuttle support was first rate. Jim also makes great coffee! I'd will stop by again...More

Thank Yatz8261
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jim took me into a slot canyon in the Red Breaks area. Incredibly beautiful with outstanding light filtering down into the narrow canyon. Jim was particularly adept at assessing my skill level then allowing me to push myself without getting in over my head. Great...More

Thank wyoboy2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From first email contact to saying bye, Jim was awesome. I'm a ski instructor and work with scared folks, and Jim has truly mastered skills needed to work with folks who might be "challenged" in a slot canyon about 12 inches wide, i.e., me! Jim...More

Thank BaldEagle74
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi there, Am thinking of a day hike in GE but will be traveling in rental car. I'll probably be staying in Escalante. Is there anything doable from there that is easy/moderate? matthew
31 December 2016|
Response from Caitlin C | Property representative |
Hi Matthew, There are lots of great day hikes that are accessible with a rental car. It is true that something with high clearance or 4x4 can get you much further, but if you've never been here before there is a lot you... More