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Self-Care Isn’t Selfish: Practical Tips for Busy People

Achieve Lasting Wellness with Simple Lifestyle Hacks

Self-Care Isn’t Selfish: Practical Tips for Busy People
These self-care practices will, at first glance, seem very simple. Yet if we stop and examine how we are actually doing on all of these things, we may realize we need to take more time for ourselves.
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Nature Sketchbook Workshop with Pam Luer (Guest Presenter May 20-22)

Spark Your Creativity and Capture the Beauty Around Us

Nature Sketchbook Workshop with Pam Luer (Guest Presenter May 20-22)
Artist and nature lover Pam Luer presents a fun way to immortalize the magic of southwest Utah through sketches! She’ll provide the art supplies – you bring your eye for beauty.
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Magic and Mentalism with The Alans (Guest Presenters May 15-16)

Live in the Moment and Be Amazed

Magic and Mentalism with The Alans (Guest Presenters May 15-16)
Prepare for a reality-altering experience courtesy of professional magic duo The Alans. Using audience interaction, mind reading, and pure entertainment, they will make you a believer!
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What’s Mom (Still) Got to Do with It? with Ilana Tolpin Levitt (Guest Presenter May 10-12)

Understanding Your Mother-Daughter Relationship

What’s Mom (Still) Got to Do with It? with Ilana Tolpin Levitt (Guest Presenter May 10-12)
Career counselor and author Ilana Tolpin Levitt explores how our journeys are impacted by the relationship between mothers and daughters, and the potential of women at all stages of life.
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Unlock the Brain-Wellness Connection to Discover Your Best Self

INTRODUCING NEW WELLNESS EXPERT JAMES GARRETT

Unlock the Brain-Wellness Connection to Discover Your Best Self
James has spent more than a decade unpacking the brain science behind what makes human beings thrive. He will guide you on your path to wellness using evidence-based tools to build positive habits through daily implementation.
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Tools for Energetic Spring Cleaning

NURTURE REGENERATION AND NOURISH THE NEW

Tools for Energetic Spring Cleaning
Rarely do we learn skills to keep our energy clean and clear. In a similar way that you identify clutter in your physical life, you can explore the inner spaces that will benefit from some loving attention.
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Happiness is Blooming this Spring at Red Mountain

ENJOY OUR EASTER AND MOTHER’S DAY ACTIVITIES

Happiness is Blooming this Spring at Red Mountain
Treat Mom to a day of self-care and rejuvenation or let your inner kid out to play. Spend the spring holidays at Red Mountain and make memories worth sharing.
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Holistic Energy Healing with Andrea Hanson (Guest Presenter May 2-5)

Experience True Healing on All Levels of Being

Holistic Energy Healing with Andrea Hanson (Guest Presenter May 2-5)
Drawing from intuitive abilities and 45 years of experience in both ancient and cutting-edge healing modalities, Andrea Hanson helps identify, clear, and resolve the emotional roadblocks keeping you from your best self.
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Therapeutic Yoga with Sharon Holly (Guest Presenter Apr. 26-29)

Release Stress, Restore Balance, and Build Resilience

Therapeutic Yoga with Sharon Holly (Guest Presenter Apr. 26-29)
Certified yoga therapist Sharon Holly will lead a variety of classes at Red Mountain, including Yoga Nidra, Aqua Kriya Yoga, Therapeutic Yoga, and TRE®. Gain a sense of empowerment and balance through these ancient healing techniques.
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Five Reasons to Visit Zion with a Red Mountain Guide

EXPLORE A NATURAL WONDER WITH OUR ADVENTURE EXPERTS

Five Reasons to Visit Zion with a Red Mountain Guide
Our guides offer an interpretive experience that connects the tangible sights, sounds, smells, and textures of the park with intangible feelings of empowerment, gratitude, and satisfaction.
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Astrology and Creativity with Leslie McGuirk (Guest Presenter Apr. 19-21)

The Quest for Inspiration in Everyday Life

Astrology and Creativity with Leslie McGuirk (Guest Presenter Apr. 19-21)
Discover the power of the four elements and unleash the beauty of your own creativity with author, artist, and astrologer Leslie McGuirk.
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Packing Smart for Your Red Mountain Retreat

Must-Read Tips to Prepare for Your Adventure

Packing Smart for Your Red Mountain Retreat
Whether you’re coming for a weekend getaway or an extended retreat, you don’t have to overthink packing. Make sure you have everything you need (and nothing you don't) to make your Red Mountain experience unforgettable!
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Food for Thought with Cindy Clemens (Guest Presenter Apr. 11-12)

Creating and Living Your Best Life

Food for Thought with Cindy Clemens (Guest Presenter Apr. 11-12)
Are you wondering what’s next? Have big goals but not sure where to start? Join life coach Cindy Clemens for a weekend of discovery and take action to put more YOU in your life.
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Explore New Possibilities with Our Wellness Experts

March - June Guest Presenter Schedule

Explore New Possibilities with Our Wellness Experts
Our guest presenters in the first half of 2019 represent a wide range of wellness-inspired topics, from yoga therapy to sketching nature. Spend a little time with us and learn something new.
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Red Mountain Resort Named a Top Spa in the U.S. by Spas of America

St. George, Utah, January 14, 2019

Red Mountain Resort Named a Top Spa in the U.S. by Spas of America
Red Mountain Resort is thrilled to be named the number one Resort Spa in Utah and number two Health Spa in the United States by the 2018 Spas of America Top 100 Spas. Pairing perfectly with the resort’s outdoor and wellness programming, the award-winning Sagestone Spa and Salon offers results-driven treatments that leave each guest feeling relaxed and rejuvenated so that they can tackle their next adventure.
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Red Mountain Introduces Intuitive Astrology and Oracle Readings

New Personal Discovery Offerings with Carolyn Ford, PhD

Red Mountain Introduces Intuitive Astrology and Oracle Readings
We are excited to welcome Carolyn Ford, PhD to our team of wellness experts at Red Mountain Resort. Carolyn holds degrees in psychology and sociology, as well as a master’s in parapsychology and indigenous studies and a doctorate in esoteric and indigenous studies.
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How to Pull Off the Perfect Yoga Retreat to Red Mountain Resort

Red Mountain Resort in southwestern Utah is one of the country’s best destinations for a natural yoga retreat

How to Pull Off the Perfect Yoga Retreat to Red Mountain Resort
You can’t help but feel a wave of calm wash over you when stepping onto the grounds of Red Mountain Resort. A clean, sage-tinged smell lightly scents the air. The red rock formations radiate the sun’s warmth. Even though you’re just 20 minutes from the local airport, you’re a world away—poised at the entrance of the spectacular Snow Canyon State Park.
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Looking for an Off-Season Getaway to Remember? Visit This Resort in the Red Rock Deserts of Utah

Surrounded by some of Utah’s most striking scenery

Looking for an Off-Season Getaway to Remember? Visit This Resort in the Red Rock Deserts of Utah
Instead of a winter beach vacation or trip to a ski resort, mix up your off-season plans with a luxurious getaway to southwestern Utah’s Red Mountain Resort. Founded in 1998, Red Mountain Resort is a top-ranked retreat with a stunning location tucked amid spectacular red desert cliffs that make it a hotspot for adventure seekers.
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12 Outdoor Experiences That You Can Have at Utah's Red Mountain Resort

Play, relaxation, and restoration

12 Outdoor Experiences That You Can Have at Utah's Red Mountain Resort
Tucked amidst vibrant red rock cliffs and canyons in Southwestern Utah’s desert country, St. George’s Red Mountain Resort is an outdoor adventurer’s retreat designed with play, relaxation, and restoration in mind.
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Why Red Mountain Resort Is One of the Best Girlfriend Getaways for Women Over 40

Girlfriends Getaway

Why Red Mountain Resort Is One of the Best Girlfriend Getaways for Women Over 40
Every woman loves a girls-only getaway. The idea of a getaway, of course, is actually to get away. Away from errands, noise, chores, and distractions—while hopefully forging a fresh connection to yourself and re-centering with the ladies you hold dear. To truly do this, it takes a destination that spurs far more relaxation than it makes logistical demands.
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A Colorful Guide to Snow Canyon State Park: A Labyrinth of Red Rocks at the Doorstep of St. George

Spectacular views of the red rocks

A Colorful Guide to Snow Canyon State Park: A Labyrinth of Red Rocks at the Doorstep of St. George
Utah’s Snow Canyon State Park, lying north of St. George and Red Mountain Resort, is a wonderland of sandstone cliffs and canyons. Despite sitting on the edge of civilization, Snow Canyon remains unspoiled and secluded with breathtaking views, skyscraping cliffs, Native American sites, and a raw beauty on par with Zion National Park to the east.
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The New Guest Welcome Pavilion

Our Transformation is Complete

The New Guest Welcome Pavilion
During your next visit you'll notice our new check-in at the Welcome Pavilion. We've updated the space with an incredible picture window featuring sweeping views of the surrounding red rocks, an outdoor fire pit, and a guest gathering area.
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How to Have the Most Relaxing Retreat of Your Life in the Red Rock Deserts of Southern Utah

Relaxation and Whole-body Care

How to Have the Most Relaxing Retreat of Your Life in the Red Rock Deserts of Southern Utah
When your fast-paced, busy lifestyle leaves you feeling frazzled, what you need is a break—and we don’t mean for coffee. We’re talking about a timeout on life for self-care and relaxation among the red rocks at southern Utah’s Red Mountain Resort. This award-winning retreat makes its home in the desert and features tranquil treatments evoking healing and complete relaxation.
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What's the Right Health and Wellness Retreat for You?

Vacation rejuvenation

What's the Right Health and Wellness Retreat for You?
In the fast-paced modern world, our busy lives can leave us running on empty, and sometimes escaping the hustle and bustle is what we need to recharge. But beach lounging can get dull and buzzing around a big city can leave you even more exhausted than before. Instead, try a health and wellness retreat to see how rejuvenating your vacation can actually be.
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Why Red Mountain Resort is an Incredible Place for Food Lovers

Healthy and delicious

Why Red Mountain Resort is an Incredible Place for Food Lovers
Red Mountain Resort is an uncommon destination in every sense. Luxurious, yet adventure-oriented. Engaging, yet relaxing. So it makes sense that their approach to dining is quite uncommon, too. The on-site restaurants offer cuisine befitting a fine resort, yet it’s exceptionally healthy at the same time. A stay at Red Mountain leaves you feeling great in every other way, so the food shouldn’t be an exception.
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Why Red Mountain Resort Is the Perfect Place for a Company Retreat

Experiences to Challenge, Inspire, and Delight

Why Red Mountain Resort Is the Perfect Place for a Company Retreat
As every seasoned professional knows, sometimes it takes a little time away to refill your energy tank. Sometimes it takes a quiet moment in nature to re-center. Sometimes it takes an adventure to bring a team together with bonds of camaraderie that you couldn’t build any other way.
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Can You Lose Weight on Your Next Vacation?

Mindful eating and healthy habits

Can You Lose Weight on Your Next Vacation?
Wouldn’t it be great if you came home from a vacation in better shape than when you left? Instead of another trip spent lounging on the beach sipping margaritas, use your time off to revolutionize your life—while losing weight at the same time.
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The Importance of Self-Care (and Why a Personal Discovery Vacation Might Be Right for You)

There’s no better to place to unplug and recharge

The Importance of Self-Care (and Why a Personal Discovery Vacation Might Be Right for You)
Keeping up with the pace of modern life can feel impossible, and our ever-connected society doesn’t leave much time for de-stressing. Jam-packed calendars mean there aren’t enough hours in the day to check off your to-do list, leaving you feeling worn out by the end of the week. But it doesn’t have to be this way.
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What to Expect from an Adventure Retreat to Red Mountain Resort

Expect the luxury experience

What to Expect from an Adventure Retreat to Red Mountain Resort
If there’s one thing we hear often, it’s that once you’ve stayed at Red Mountain Resort, everywhere else pales in comparison. Those familiar with Utah’s desert wilds will find the resort an easy, peaceful way to experience the rambling rockscapes we hold so dear. Meanwhile, those new to Utah’s deserts are in for a wonderful experience.
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New State of the Art Fitness Equipment

New State of the Art Fitness Equipment
Red Mountain Fitness Manager Kim Watters invites you to come work out on our new Life Fitness SYNRGY 360. “Over the last few years exercise has become less about isolating muscle groups and more about core stability, functional movement and performance."
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Bird Watching Oasis

Bird Watching Oasis
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.
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The Zen of Bird Watching

now included in our Retreat program offerings

The Zen of Bird Watching
St. George, and the surrounding area, is a wonderful spot for bird lovers as it is geographically in the confluence of the Colorado Plateau, Great Basin and Mohave ecosystems.
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Discover Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Discover Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Explore 'Best Friends,' a place of healing for homeless pets and the nation's largest "no kill" animal welfare organization outside of Kanab, Utah.
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Shamanic Energy Provider

MEET OUR NEW SHAMANIC ENERGY PROVIDER

Shamanic Energy Provider
Brittney Marie is trained in the healing arts of Shamanic Energy Medicine, Chinese Stone & Crystal Medicine, sacred geometry, and sonic alchemy.
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Sagestone Spa Changes

SAGESTONE SPA & SALON - MORE NATURE INSPIRED THAN EVER

Sagestone Spa Changes
Our Director of Spa & Wellness Marci Howard-May spent hours researching and collaborating with her entire team to more intently weave the menu at Sagestone Spa & Salon into the Red Mountain Resort nature inspired experience.
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Zion National Park

Zion National Park
One of the scenic natural wonders of the world, Zion National Park is famous for its deep canyons, sandstone cliffs and stunning vistas.
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Mindful Hike

Mindful Hike
Inspire the fire deep within you. You will fully engage all of your senses by adding silence to this challenge level activity.
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Himalayan Salt Stone Massage

Himalayan Salt Stone Massage
Himalayan Salt Stone therapy is an innovative healing technique that we now offer guests at Sagestone Spa & Salon.
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MELT Anti-Aging Workshop

MELT Anti-Aging Workshop
Featuring the 50-Second Facelift! If you have just a few minutes a day to help yourself look good and feel fantastic, this simple self-treatment is for you. This workshop will show you how you can reduce the sagging skin on your face and neckline and give you a facelift daily.
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Nature Inspired Portraits

Nature Inspired Portraits
Blend the skills of award winning photographer Dave Becker with beautiful light and red rocks and the result is magical. Dave will work with you during a 2 hour outdoor photo session and then he'll use his keen editing eye to make your photos absolutely stunning.
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Chakra Balancing

WITH IAN PHILLIP WHITE

Chakra Balancing
If you are feeling out of balance and highly sensitive to the energy of our high speed world, a Chakra Balancing session may benefit you.
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Where Heart Meets Horse | Mustang Adventure

offered seasonally

Where Heart Meets Horse | Mustang Adventure
This innovative program partners with the American Wild Horse as your teacher in a process that creates a willing relationship between human and horse.
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New Fitness and Wellness Classes

New Fitness and Wellness Classes
Fitness Manager Kim Watters loves the challenge of bringing the top fitness trends to our Red Mountain Guests. Here are a few new classes she has added to our activity schedule, all included in Retreat Packages.
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