Escalante Adventure: Yoga, Hike, Stargaze



Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size





Base Trip Cost: $1950 / per person ($300 deposit)
There is a two person minimum requirement


5 days. 4 nights

Join Outdoor Mavens for an unforgettable adventure in Escalante, Utah. We will hike during the day, learn how to use map and compass, and explore the wild red rock canyons of southern Utah. Enjoy yoga sessions at camp & a private stargazing workshop, both led by trained professionals. Your OM guides will provide local knowledge of the area and delicious trail-side meals. All humans welcome! No camping experience needed. This is a beginner friendly adventure.

Trip Style & Difficulty Level

Style: Basecamp, also known as car camping. All camping gear is provided.

Level of difficulty: 2/5

We will go on guided day hikes which will are between 3-6 miles in total. Yoga classes can be tailored to our group.


Day 1: Pre-Departure Meeting

Log into your pre-departure Zoom meeting to meet your guide and discuss Day 1 logistics.

Day 2: Museum in Boulder Utah

Drive 4.5 hours to Boulder, UT where we will visit a local indigenous museum. Enjoy a lunch provided by your guide. Finish the final 40 minutes of our drive, arriving to camp. Let’s setup camp and embark on short hike with views of our campsite.

Day 3: Hike and Stargazing Workshop

Rise early today to hike 6 miles through a lush riparian ecosystem in the desert. This hike will surely be a treat and fun surprise. Post dinner, enjoy a campfire and a stargazing workshop at our camp.

Day 4: Morning Yoga and Hike

Relish in a healthy morning yoga session, followed by hot coffee overlooking the desert. Once packed up for our day, we will explore the Escalante River corridor on foot. Our hike is roughly 3 miles. After dinner at camp, enjoy time to relax by the fire.

Day 5: Slot Canyons

Today we will adventure down an old dirt road to remarkable slot canyons. Prepare for a 5 mile day of adventuring through water carved canyons. Today is a big day, so the evening is for whatever you’d like!

Day 6: Yoga and Packing Out

Wake up for another invigorating morning of flow yoga, followed by a healthy breakfast. Afterwards, we pack up camp and transit back to Salt Lake City.

All meals, snacks, and post-hike fizzy drinks!
Round trip transport from Salt Lake
Hiking permits & entrance fees
Beginner map & compass workshop
Small group experience
Professional wilderness guides who are certified first responders and knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna
Stargazing with high powered telescope & professional guide
Yoga sessions (mats provided)
Day hiking packs
20-30 L Day pack
First Aid Kits
Emergency Communication Devices
Maps & Compass for workshop
Yoga Mats
Camping gear (tent, mat, sleeping bag)
Group kitchen

Clothing & personal toiletries
Water bottles and headlamp
Guide Gratuity (10-20% of trip cost suggested)