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Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness Area

Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness Area: Our most recommended tours and activities

White Pocket: Hiking Tour with Lunch

1. White Pocket: Hiking Tour with Lunch

Explore a region of incredible geology and scenery on a full-day easy hiking tour of White Pockets on the Vermillion Cliffs from Kanab or Paria Contact Station. This is physically a very easy hiking tour for anyone able to walk over uneven rocks. Enjoy more photography opportunities than anywhere else on Vermilion Cliffs. This is an exceptional area to explore, and the highlight of any trip to southwest canyon country. En route to White Pockets, drive off road through dramatic landscapes. Journey along the House Rock Valley road for an introduction to the Grand Staircase-Escalante. Travel along the backcountry sandy roads, ascending to an altitude of approximately 6,000 feet. Enjoy the cooler climate, where dramatic snow and ice forms during the winter months.

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What people are saying about Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness Area

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 7 reviews

What a unique place and experience! Our guide was knowledgeable about the area, He helped us set up some fun photo ops. Highly recommend for those that can handle a super bumpy car ride and hot temperatures (in the summer).

Terrific guide in Kyle Walker, fun hiking around and on the White Pockets. No lunch provided but didn’t matter, loved the adventure.


Our guide was a really nice person with plenty of knowledge about the region.The trip was very nice because it was only two of us.

Stunning place. Super nice informative guide but long day in the car to get there and back. Part of the deal...