Outdoor Recreation Director
John brings 30 years of experience with the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation, including search and rescue missions on Utah Lake and the Great Salt Lake. In 1993, he became Park Manager at nearby Snow Canyon State Park, where he served to help protect the natural environment (including his nurturing of the Naturalist program) while providing outstanding recreation opportunities. Guests at Red Mountain Resort have benefited from John’s vast knowledge and passion since 2006.
John served in the United States Navy and is a graduate of Utah State University with a degree in Outdoor Recreation.
Dave Becker is a freelance commercial photographer creating images for a broad base of corporate and government clients — lifestyle, architectural, environmental portraits as well as aerial capture. Dave enjoys conducting photography sessions for our guests and teaching them how to use their camera gear and get the most from it.
Red Mountain Outfitters Manager
Ever since his parents took him to Yosemite when he was three months old, Rob has had a passion for the outdoors. A transplant from California via Las Vegas, he spent most of the ’80s in the back country of the Sierra Nevada. Rob now enjoys exploring all the natural wonders of Southern Utah. He is an avid snowboarder, mountain biker and hiker. As Manager of the Outfitters store, Rob is committed to making your adventures the best they can be by continually reseaching and providing the finest equipment available.
Outdoor Recreation Assistant Manager
John has bicycled across the United States and raced mountain bikes here and in 16 other countries. He has conducted bicycling training seminars and organized the Hardscrabble Century Ride which was recognized by the League of American Wheelmen as a best century ride. Today he enjoys the entire array of recreational activities in southwestern Utah and the surrounding areas.
John is here to help you plan a customized adventure—and also serve as a knowledgeable hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and rock climbing guide.
Outdoor Recreation Guide, Archeologist
Boma has spent the last 30 years following his boyhood dreams of studying Native Americans. Twenty-five of those years he worked as an Archaeologist for the Bureau of Land Management in Yuma, Arizona. His Master’s Degrees in Archaeology and Ethnology makes him the ideal guide in this archaeology-rich environment.
In his spare time, Boma researches rock art throughout the Southwest, specializing in petroglyphs, pictographs and geoglyphs of the ancient Native Americans—a passion he enthusiastically shares with Red Mountain guests.