Southern Utah Excursions

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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



Do it all in this Challenge Plus level, 4-mile excursion. Scramble to reach a summit, rappel with ropes, then down scramble through a narrow slot canyon. Be sure to bring your sense of adventure. Ready to go again? Now offering a Canyoneering II Adventure to Water Canyon with even more hiking and longer rappels.  


hours vary, early morning/sunset options, AVAILABLE SEASONALLY, $130 PER PERSON

Experience the tranquil blue, clean water, red rock cliffs and mountain vistas. Paddleboards also available..

Rock Climbing


Expert guides accomodate ALL levels of experience, even first timers. Equipment, instruction and motivation provided on world-class cliffs.

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 St. 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.

This walking tour explores downtown Saint George and all the wonderful history it has to offer.

This Tour features:
• Town Square Park & Gazebo
• Opera House
• Social Hall
• Art Museum
• Main Street
• Judd’s General Store

Registration Required: Sign up with Concierge at ext 5724.
Location: Red Rock Lounge.

Sunset Rappelling

3 hours, $155

Descending cliffs with ropes has never been more safe. Expert guides introduce you to an adventure you will never forget. Great for beginners.

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

DAY TRIP, $245

Explore 'Best Friends,' a place of healing for homeless pets and the nation's largest "no kill" animal welfare organization outside of Kanab, Utah. You will enjoy a driving tour and two gentle guided hikes amid the picturesque backdrop of Angel Canyon. Some highlights include the flora and fauna, ancient ruins, and local history. During a vegetarian lunchtime presentation, you'll be inspired by rescue stories from the volunteers and staff who work tirelessly to save lives every day in this sacred place. A percentage of your activity fee is donated to Best Friends to help them in their mission to “Save them All.” Note: Must reserve 72 hours in advance.

Bird Oasis

3 hours, $60

Take more time to listen to nature’s song and count how many different birds you can see. Our guides take you to the Tonaquint Nature Center, a green oasis in the middle of St. George that attracts over 200 species of birds seasonally. The nature center is placed at the site of a pioneer settlement at the junction of the Virgin and Santa Clara Rivers – making it a great stopping point for migratory birds. This trip includes a review of skills necessary to bird watch, so no experience necessary! This tour is handicapped accessible.

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


Our guides and preferred outfitters can 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 6.35% 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.