Wahweap Hoodoos Hiking Tour, Side-Step Canyon, Grand Staricase-Escalante National Monument

Wahweap Hoodoos Hiking Tour, Side-Step Canyon, Grand Staricase-Escalante National Monument

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Photographers visit the Grand Staircase- Escalante National Monument from all over the world to capture the Wahweap Hoodoos, stunning examples of natural form and beauty.

 

The Wahweap Hoodoos are HUGE, probably the tallest hoodoos in the world. They are accessible only by foot.  Hike with us all along the Wahweap Creek Drainage where soft, thick white layers are separated by thin, harder layers of sandstone and conglomerate. The broken pieces of the thin hard layers protect the soft layers underneath from water erosion in the “caprock effect”.  As a result protrusions, called hoodoos, emerge over eons remarkably The Great White Ghost, Wahweap Hoodoos Hiking Tour, Side-Step Canyon, Grand Staricase-Escalante National Monumentresembling mushrooms at various stages of growth. There are also cool fins and soft layers like ice-cream melting in a variety of shades. Photographic opportunities abound.

  Wahweap Hoodoos Hiking Tour, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument8hrs.  Adults $185, Not recommended for Children under 15.

Hiking Difficulty 1-10: 8

This tour is for intermediate to experienced hikers only. The distances are relatively long for a dayhike at 10 miles, but the elevation change is minimal and scrambling is not required.  Participants of the Wahweap Hoodoos Hiking Tour must have good physical fitness, balance, and agility.

 
****Please do not book online if you are a single unless you have consulted us first. We have a two adult passenger minimum. It works much better if you call us or send us an email to discuss your options and what tours are running during your date window. Please see our FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS PAGE #4 for more information.****