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EXPLORE

Red Sands Hotel is your retreat and home base to exploring the stunning and dramatic geography that surrounds us

Planning your trip can be so over whelming with so many choices out there on the internet. The Red Sands Team is here to help! We are sharing our favorite "must see" hikes and  excursions with you. Our team has personally experienced everything recommended. We update this often so check back to see what new adventures we are sharing!

Looking for a great way to experience Capitol Reef National park? We recommend booking 2-3 nights with us and scheduling a trip with one of our local adventure guide's for the ultimate experience. We work closely with these guides to ensuring your getting the best service and experience in town. 

Explore the links below to experience our top 8 recommendations of areas to visit during your stay with us!

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REEF NP 

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ESCALANTE

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GOBLIN VALLEY STATE    PARK

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FISH LAKE NATIONAL FOREST

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BOULDER

MOUNTAIN

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TORREY

TOWN

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THE GREAT WESTERN TRAIL

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There is so many amazing things to do while visiting Capitol Reef National Park. We have partnered with these amazing tour operations to help you plan your most memorable trip. If you have any questions about the area or things to do please reach out! Our knowledgable staff will be happy to assist you with your plans. 

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GET IN THE WILD

 

Experience the silence and solitude of the wild at Capitol Reef National Park, the Dirty Devil/Robbers Roost Wilderness, San Rafael Swell, Goblin Valley and Canyonlands National Park. Offering canyoneering, backpacking, guided hikes, yoga in the wild and more

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Sleeping Rainbow Adventures

 

Sleeping Rainbow is based out of Torrey, Utah, offering private tours of Capitol Reef, Grand Staircase-Escalante, Bryce, and Goblin Valley as well as yoga & Star Gazing  Stay 2 or more nights at the Red Sands Hotel and receive 10% off your Sleeping Rainbow Tour

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Capitol Reef Photography Tours

 

Photography Tours into Capitol Reef National Park. Available for every level of photographer. These trips lean toward instructional photography sessions rather than “tours”. During each trip you will take a deep dive into composition, camera settings, lighting, subject matter and more. Each guest will walk away with more.