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Great views and up-close hoodoos

If you love the hoodoos at nearby Bryce Canyon, but don't feel like hiking down into the canyon to... read more

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Amazing scenic photo opportunity

Take the time to stop on your way to Zion National Park. The photo opportunities are just out of... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

If you love the hoodoos at nearby Bryce Canyon, but don't feel like hiking down into the canyon to see them, stop at Red Canyon. The trails around the visitor center are easy and provide great views. There are also longer hikes to try in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cynthia s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Take the time to stop on your way to Zion National Park. The photo opportunities are just out of your car door. Take a short hike on some of the trails and enjoy what nature has provided.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank THOMAS J
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We left Bryce and had a wonderful time viewing these new red formations of rocks as we traveled to Zion National Park. The Redness of these peaks and valleys were a nice contrast to what we had seen in Bryce. A nice experience while we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Casey1919
Reviewed 3 November 2018

A beautiful road trip from Panguitch on the way to Bryce Canyon, definitely worth stopping en route for photos.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This Canyon is absolutely beautiful! It is on the drive to Bryce Canyon National Park. It has some of the same beautiful rock formations as Bryce. It has unique drive-through tunnels. Unfortunately, it is greatly overshadowed by Bryce Canyon. It is definitely worth a stop...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Terri P
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Driving from Interstate I-15 through Panguich and at the Red Canyon on highway 12, you drive through 2 tunnels on your way to Bryce Canyon National Park. Most people just drive through the Red Canyon area, but there is actually some nice scenery there in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Takara1
Reviewed 7 October 2018

A drive or hike in this beautiful red rock canyon is a treat! The rocks are so brilliantly red, redder than Bryce Canyon. It is on the road to Bryce Canyon. Skip the visitor's center...nothing there really except a gift shop. But do take a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank SueSuitecase
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Aptly named geographical feature that is full of wonderful rock formations including two over road bridges with a clearance of less than.14 feet. We have driven up and down the canyon edge and you can see plenty from the highway. As the light changes so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank theresad114
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Came here because we drove through the area a few times while visiting Bryce Canyon NP. Stopped at the visitor’s center which has some decent interpretive presentation materials, lots of old photos, maps and information on the area. They have a nice gift store, too....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FulltimeRVTraveler
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Just returned from a trip to Utah and the Red Canyon was unbelievable. Did a couple hikes and enjoyed it totally.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Cindie S
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Response from VegasVick | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no fees that I saw.
Courtney H
12 May 2017|
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Response from Davis K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, hwy 12 goes through Red Canyon. Hiking trails are open all the time. The visitor center and campground are closed during the off season
30 June 2016|
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