Local Activities in/around Kanab, Utah

The Kanab area is prime vacation country. A wide range of outdoor activities are available for family and friends who will be traveling with participants of the Grand to Grand Ultra.

Please consult the official Kanab and Kane County tourism websites here: www.visitkanab.info & www.visitsouthernutah.com 

National Parks and National Monuments in close proximity to Kanab:

  • Grand Staircase National Monument (0 miles)

  • Pipe Spring National Monument (21 miles)

  • Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park (22 miles)

  • Zion National Park (41 miles)

  • Glen Canyon National Recreation Area including Lake Powell (65 miles)

  • Vermillion Cliffs National Monument (66 miles)

  • Bryce National Park (78 miles)

  • Grand Canyon National Park (80 miles to North Rim)

 

ATV Tours / Rafting the Colorado River / Guided Tours / Mountain Biking / Boating / Hiking

Kanab Tour Company: Guided ATV Tours to: White Pocket, Peek-A-Boo Slot Canyon, The Barracks, Coral Pink Sand Dunes and Dinosaur Tracks! Hiking tours to The Wave, Wirepass and Buckskin Gulch, Fat Man's Misery and more! Day tours to Zion, Bryce Canyon, Lake Powell and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. Cost varies from $65- $250 per person, depending on the activity. Sand board rentals are $25 per day. Located in Kanab: 176 S. 100 E. #1. www.kanabtourcompany.com (435) 644-5525 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alderman’s Slick Rock Adventure: Photographic tours by a professional photographer who will aid you in taking your own gallery-quality images of weathered pioneer architecture, wild flowers, ancient Indian art, natures captivating patterns, narrow canyons and great vistas. They cater to film photographers, medium & large format digital. www.terryaldermanphotography.com To book a guided photo tour, call (435) 644-5981 email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Grand Canyon Expeditions Co: To us the Grand Canyon is only truly experienced going through the heart of it. Come join us for a relaxing and breathtaking journey down the Colorado River in Grand Canyon, filled with endless vistas, relics of Native American civilizations, and the thrill of world class whitewater rafting. Website: www.gcex.com

Fishing

Various options: Lake Powell, Quail Creek, Sand Hollow, etc.

Horseback Riding and trails

Houston's The Red Rock Ride: The latest of the Houston adventures is the red rock ride. The ride is a one week horse back camping vacation that takes you through Zion National Park, onto Bryce Canyon National Park, down the Paria Wilderness, and across the Arizona strip to the Grand Canyon.
Website: www.houstons.net/company-history.html

Other Interesting Local Sightseeing

Best Friends Animal Society Tours: Tours of world-renowned non-profit animal care organization with extensive facilities in scenic Angel Canyon; book/gift shop.
Website: www.bestfriends.org

"Little Hollywood" Movie Industry Tours: Visit 'Frontier Movie Town & Museum'; extensive collections from several of the many famous movies made in Kanab. Participate in movie reenactments.
Website: www.frontiermovietown.com

Heritage House & Heritage Museum: Visit Heritage House (restoration of 1894 Bowman residence; on National Register of Historic Places) and Heritage Museum (extensive exhibits of artifacts and information related to Kanab history).
Website: www.kanabheritage.com

Moqui Cave Tours: Visit Moqui Cave, a museum depicting the lives and achievements of the Anasazi Tribes in Southern Utah during the pueblo period.
Website: www.moquicave.com

WHERE TO STAY IN KANAB

PARTNER HOTELS:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Kanab

www.hiexpress.com
(1) 435 644 3100

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The Canyons Collection

http://www.thecanyonscollection.com
(1) 844.322.8824

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Best Western Red Hills

www.bestwesternredhills.com
(1) 435 644 5919

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Parry Lodge

www.parrylodge.com
(1) 435 644 2601

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OTHER HOTELS:

Canyons Boutique Hotel

http://www.canyonshotel.com
(1) 435 644 8660

The Quail Park Lodge

www.quailparklodge.com
(1) 435 215 1447

Comfort Inn

www.comfortinn.com
(1) 435 644-8888