- Our list of the best things to do in Escalante, Utah, features the top 23 nearby activities — including 17 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Escalante, UT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Adventures, and Tours.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Escalante, UT , followed by 8 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder
At Calf Creek Falls Recreation Area, you can enjoy a swim in natural waterfalls which is reached through an easy hike with little change in elevation. The hiking trail is in good shape and is surrounded by beautiful vegetation.
The terraces of the Grand Staircase at the Escalante National Monument show over 200 million years of geological development, while the plateau contains the most continuous record of Late Cretaceous terrestrial life in the world. Meanwhile, the canyon shows the effect of water in shaping the landscape.
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Preserving the history of the early Utah pioneers, Hole-In-The-Rock Escalante Heritage Center provides historical and geographical information about the San Jan expedition. The center has artifacts from the Mormon settlers, including photographs and a covered wagon.