We are here to help you plan the perfect trip! Hike like a local and find the secret spots with us.
What Wild Utah Tours is all about...
We are small guide & lodging business founded for those who like to experience more than the norm when visiting spectacular places like Zion National Park. Founded by a former adventure journalist for Men's Journal, Outside and REI (Shanti Hodges) and a former Alaskan raft and fishing guide (Mark Hodges), we are the perfect duo to guide you beyond the Zion area.
We have taken our love of adventure and staying in Airbnbs and combined them. We can create the perfect package so you can enjoy your visit and not waste time trying to figure the area and your lodging.
You can count on us as your hub for hike adventures, lodging and advice for the Zion National Park area
Hiking & Driving Tours
Customized hiking and/or driving tours for all abilities and ages. We have both half and full day tours. Prices start at $125 per person depending on group size and how far you want to go! We offer COVID-conscious tours (we can drive separately.)
RV Rental & Camp Gear Pick Up
Want to sleep under the starts and light a campfire on the mesa? Contact us for camping gear so we can quote you a price. We also have an RV that is parked near public lands that allows you to sleep in comfort out under the stars. Or if you want to "rough it" we can either give you camp gear (tent, sleeping bags and mats and camp kitchen) for you to do it on your own.
I am a beginner hiker. Can I do these hikes?
We accommodate all levels of hiking from beginner to experienced. Our goal is to help everyone who wants to get out there have an amazing experience in Southern Utah regardless of skill level.
What will I see on your hikes?
That's up to you! If you want pictographs and petroglyphs, we've got you covered. Arches? Slot canyons? Animal tracks? River walks? There are so many different options, which is why we live here. We can also do a drive around with short hikes and scenic views, which can accommodate less mobile people and children. Our goal is for you to fall in love with the area like we did when we moved here.
What gear do I need?
Most hikes can be done in sneakers, however, we do suggest a good pair of light hikers with tread. This will help you stick the the sandstone we have here so you can scramble up rock faces like Spiderman and get better views. We provide hiking poles and headlamps.
What is the cancellation policy?
We ask for 72 hours cancellation please so that we have time to book another party interested in getting out with us. In these uncertain times we understand that sickness can be an issue and we will accommodate and adjust to another day if you are unable to make your booking.
How long are the tours?
We offer half day and full day tours that are 4-6 hours. After booking with us we will have a call or in person meeting to figure out what would be the best option to accommodate your group. We have 3 main areas we hike in outside of Zion National Park and around St. George.