Southern Utah Excursions

Find Your Own Personal Adventure

Explore Whole Body Wellness at Red Mountain Resort

An ideal location coupled with a staff of knowledgeable guides, Red Mountain Resort provides an unparalleled quality of part-day and full-day excursions to the most colorful geologic wonders of the world. Get active with canyoneering or kayaking, or take it easy with sightseeing. Private guides for hire are also available. You can make your excursion reservations before you arrive at (800)-407-3002 or via email at



A combination of hiking, climbing, scrambling, rappelling and squeezing through narrow sections of the slot canyon. No experience required, only teamwork and a sense of adventure.

Horseback Riding


Designed primarily for beginners, this Western adventure will take you into Snow Canyon, the spectacular 7,000 acre state park just minutes from the resort. The wrangler will take you to higher elevations of the park in summer.   We recommend that you wear long pants. Riders should be under 180lbs unless taller than 5'10".  Weight maximum 240 lbs.



Combine an exhilarating upper body workout with breathtaking scenery on one of our local lakes. Paddle boards and Sunset kayaking trips are also available during the summer months.  Be prepared to get wet.

Rock Climbing


Whether you're a beginner or seasoned climber looking for a multi-pitch climb, the St. George area is renowned for its climbing options. Equipment and instruction is provided for all experience levels.

Where Heart Meets Horse


Make a peaceful connection with a herd of wild horses. Learn how to lead a horse and experience a powerful heart-to-heart hug. Proceeds support care and adoption efforts.

Historic Saint George Art Tour

2.5 hours, $60

This walking tour will guide your through our rich and active downtown art community with its visually exciting galleries and restored pioneer era buildings to showcase our community's beginnings.

Sunset Rappelling


Those first few steps backwards over the edge of the cliff can be a little unnerving, but once past that point, rappelling is a thrilling adventure with a breathtaking pay off.   The rock-loving guides with Southern Utah Guiding thrive on creating adventures that challenge you not only physically but also mentally.  This adventure is great for beginners to experts so don't hesitate to join us and try something you have always wanted to do.

Adrenaline Adventure

$250, 3-5 hours, available seasonally

Hike, Climb & Zip Line. Start with a moderately strenuous 2.5 mile hike to take in panoramic views of Red Mountain to Zion National Park. Next, pass through a narrow slot canyon and meet the challenge of top roped climbs for your next escape. now, it's a 500 foot zip line to the next stop, where you can do a little climbing if you wish. *220 weight limit on zip line due to sag in the line.

Custom Adventures - Hike, Bike, Climb, Kayak and more


Our guides create a custom adventure designed for your experience level and interests. Choose a location near the resort or a trip to nearby national parks.

Lodging reservations must already be in place at the time of booking for Custom Adventures. All trips should be arranged at least 24 hours in advance of the trip. Cancellation of private guiding services must occur before 24 hours of trip departure time or the total cost of the trip will be collected as a cancellation fee. A 15% gratuity will be added to all services. Prices for all Custom Adventures include 6.25% sales tax.

Prices subject to change without notice.

Assumption of Inherent Risk in Outdoor Activities

Guests participating in Outdoor Recreation activities must recognize that they include risks integral to those activities. Although it is possible to minimize these risks, they cannot be eliminated without destroying the unique nature of the activity. Guests must agree to comply with all safety rules and instruction of Red Mountain Resort, any of its agents, employees and representatives. Guests must recognize that our activities occur in the wilderness in environments that include canyons, mountain and desert terrain, remote from medical facilities, roads and communication sites. Some of the inherent risks guests may be exposed to include but are not limited to: judgments by self, others or Red Mountain Resort; not following instructions; rough and steep terrain, falling or stumbling, trails with or without maintenance, off-trail travel, fences and barbed wire, loose rock, sand, sharp branches, cactus, vegetation, boulders, exposed ledges and paths, standing or running water, high temperatures, flash floods, rain, snow, lightning, extreme weather changes, winds, wild animals, venomous reptiles, insects, terrain lacking water resources and rock fall. These and other risks and hazards can result in injury, damage, permanent disability, death or loss. By voluntarily signing up to participate in any organized outdoor recreation activity at Red Mountain Resort, guests acknowledge the presence of these and similar risks.