Lake Powell Visitor’s Guide

What Are Your Favorite Places at Lake Powell?

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New to Lake Powell and have no idea where to go?  Check out some of our favorite boating destinations.

Hole In The-Rock

HIKE A HISTORIC TRAIL THE HISTORY A historic site, Hole in the Rock was created by the Mormon Pioneers. "Back around 1880, a group of Mormon pioneers sought a route south from Escalante to Montezuma, Utah. To help the 233 men, women, and children (plus 83 horses) get through, they spent 45 days blasting through a [...]

West Canyon

A CANYON YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS West Canyon is worth the journey.  7 miles long, located 24 miles from Antelope Point marina, this canyon has much to explore. Filled with offshoots that are too narrow for houseboat, these offshoots are ideal for those exploring by powerboat, waverunner or kayak. KAYAK, CAMP AND HIKE West Canyon [...]

Padre Bay

PADRE BAY Want lots of room to do all the water sports your family loves? Padre Bay is the place for you.  Spanning 9 miles long and 7 miles wide, Padre Bay is the largest and most scenic bays in Lake Powell.  Knestled in this bay is Domingues Butte, Tower Butte, Cookie Jar Butte, and [...]

Check out visitor’s favorite recreational spots.  We have the inside on the best places to hike.

Buckskin Gulch

PUT THIS ON YOUR HIKING BUCKET LIST Buckskin Gulch is the longest and deepest slot canyon in the Southwest, and while others are narrower, prettier or more challenging to explore, the length and variety of the terrain in the gulch make it the best overall. The canyon is narrow for 12 miles; the cliffs become [...]

Grand Staircase Escalante

NORTH LAKE POWELL'S ESCALANTE RIVER Located near the Kanab entrance of Lake Powell, Utah's Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument spans 1.9 million acres of miraculous wilderness.  The lower section of the Escalante River, approximately 12 miles, can be reached by boat from the main channel of Lake Powell. The Grand Staircase Escalante is ruffly the size [...]

Hole In The-Rock

HIKE A HISTORIC TRAIL THE HISTORY A historic site, Hole in the Rock was created by the Mormon Pioneers. "Back around 1880, a group of Mormon pioneers sought a route south from Escalante to Montezuma, Utah. To help the 233 men, women, and children (plus 83 horses) get through, they spent 45 days blasting through a [...]

Check out visitor’s favorite recreational spots.  We have the inside on the best places to Kayak.

Colorado River Rafting

ABOUT COLORADO RIVER RAFTING "Colorado River Discovery offers the most fantastic one day rafting tours anywhere on the mighty Colorado River. We provide tours near Glen Canyon Dam, half day raft trips as well as full canyon river rafting tours on motor rafts that are perfect for the entire family (kids ages 4 and up). We even [...]

Face Canyon

HAVE LAKE POWELL ALL TO YOURSELF Face Canyon is the perfect place to go to if you want to be alone on Lake Powell. Located on the South side of Lake Powell, enjoy numerous scenic offshoots and canyons which can be explored by powerboat, kayak or waverunner. With high canyon walls, the shade provided will [...]

Grand Staircase Escalante

NORTH LAKE POWELL'S ESCALANTE RIVER Located near the Kanab entrance of Lake Powell, Utah's Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument spans 1.9 million acres of miraculous wilderness.  The lower section of the Escalante River, approximately 12 miles, can be reached by boat from the main channel of Lake Powell. The Grand Staircase Escalante is ruffly the size [...]

Check out visitor’s favorite recreational spots.  We have the inside on the best places to River Raft.

Colorado River Rafting

ABOUT COLORADO RIVER RAFTING "Colorado River Discovery offers the most fantastic one day rafting tours anywhere on the mighty Colorado River. We provide tours near Glen Canyon Dam, half day raft trips as well as full canyon river rafting tours on motor rafts that are perfect for the entire family (kids ages 4 and up). We even [...]

Lee’s Ferry

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE ON THE COLORADO RIVER Lee's Ferry, a historical site, is the beginning of the Grand Canyon.  Located at the intersection of the Echo and Vermilion Cliffs, Lee's Ferry is praised as the most stunning spots along the Colorado River. Serving as the northern gateway to Arizona for 54 years- from 1873 [...]

Wilderness River Adventures

ABOUT WILDERNESS RIVER ADVENTURES "At Wilderness River Adventures, we have one goal: to provide you with the white water rafting experience of a lifetime. We strive to let the Colorado River’s never-ending current carry you to new discoveries—natural, historical, and within yourself. We offer motor-powered and oar-powered rafting trips down the Colorado River through the [...]

Check out visitor’s favorite recreational spots.  We have the inside on the best fishing tours and destinations.

Ambassador Guides

ABOUT AMBASSADOR GUIDES "Ambassador Guides is based in Page Lake Powell, AZ and is owned and operated by Bill & Judy McBurney. Captain Bill has been providing quality experiences for both novice and proficient anglers. McBurney is US Coast Guard and AZ Game & Fish licensed, and holds a CUA Permit with Glen Canyon National [...]

Lee’s Ferry

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE ON THE COLORADO RIVER Lee's Ferry, a historical site, is the beginning of the Grand Canyon.  Located at the intersection of the Echo and Vermilion Cliffs, Lee's Ferry is praised as the most stunning spots along the Colorado River. Serving as the northern gateway to Arizona for 54 years- from 1873 [...]

McNabb Guide Service

ABOUT MCNABB GUIDE SERVICE "Captain Mike has been fishing on Lake Powell for 35 years. He knows where the fish are and how to catch them; he’s honest about how good the fishing is. Your safety is foremost. Of course catching fish and having a great time are right up there with safety. Captain Mike has many returning [...]

WESTWIND AIR TOURS & CHARTER

ABOUT WESTWIND LAKE POWELL AIR TOURS & CHARTER "Westwind Air Service is dedicated to providing tours around the Southwest that showcase the natural beauty of the area and unique perspectives available only by airplane. We partner with other companies that have the same dedication to provide the ground portion of our tours to ensure only [...]

Skydive Lake Powell

ABOUT SKYDIVE LAKE POWELL "Skydive Lake Powell is owned and operated by Robert Gray, a USPA Certified instructor with over 18,000+ jumps (13,000+ tandem jumps) — all dedicated to the perfection of the sport and the safe enjoyment of skydiving. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to jump out of a perfectly [...]

Papillon

ABOUT PAPILLON "Since 1965 Papillon Helicopters has been the world's oldest and largest sightseeing company flying an estimated 600,000 passengers a year on its daily tours to the Grand Canyon. With over forty unique excursions – that feature spectacular sights of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Monument Valley, Page/Lake Powell, and unforgettable views of the [...]

Check out visitor’s favorite recreational spots.  We have the inside on local horseback tours.

Copper Cloud Ranch

ABOUT THE RIDES 1 – 3 hours (or longer if requested) No age requirements Customized to riders ability and interest Available 7 days a week Other Horse Services Available Riding lessons Roping lessons Horse training Activities Include Trail rides Instruction prior to rides if requested Sunrise Rides Sunset Rides Riding lessons Roping lessons (with dummy [...]

Sentinel Rock Horseback Adventures

"We are based in the Lake Powell area offering horseback rides for all levels of riding ability/experience within Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. Horseback riding within Escalante Monument offers outstanding views of the Monument, the renowned Hoodoos, the jaw dropping “Secret Canyon”, and the surrounding desert. Our guides will introduce you to the history of [...]

Lake Powell National Golf Course

ABOUT LAKE POWELL NATIONAL GOLF COURSE "It's Always a Great Day at Lake Powell National Golf Course - 18 Holes of Exceptional Golf. -Stunning vistas of Lake Powell, Glen Canyon Dam and the Vermillion Cliffs. -Five sets of tees for equitable & enjoyable golf for everyone. -Full practice facilities with driving range and 2 putting [...]

Want to explore something different?  Take a look at the great places you could drive to surrounding Lake Powell.

Slot Canyon Hummer Adventures

ABOUT SLOT CANYON HUMMER ADVENTURES "This adventure starts with a 3 mile drive to the desert for an 8 mile offroad cruise through waterholes canyon. Then out for a 200 yard nature hike to secret canyon slot, where you and 10 or less people will have the time to photograph and explore one of the [...]

Skydive Lake Powell

ABOUT SKYDIVE LAKE POWELL "Skydive Lake Powell is owned and operated by Robert Gray, a USPA Certified instructor with over 18,000+ jumps (13,000+ tandem jumps) — all dedicated to the perfection of the sport and the safe enjoyment of skydiving. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to jump out of a perfectly [...]

Papillon

ABOUT PAPILLON "Since 1965 Papillon Helicopters has been the world's oldest and largest sightseeing company flying an estimated 600,000 passengers a year on its daily tours to the Grand Canyon. With over forty unique excursions – that feature spectacular sights of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Monument Valley, Page/Lake Powell, and unforgettable views of the [...]

Want a good place to eat? Need to run a few errands around town? We know the perfect spot! Check out our list of local grubs, hospitals and stores and hotels.

Restaurants

A PLACE TO EAT FOR EVERY PALATE Fill your stomach after a long day of boating! Restaurants offering everything from Breakfast to Dinner, peruse our restaurant guide to find what will satisfy your taste buds. Restaurants in Kanab Utah CHUCK WAGON COOKOUT "So you’ve been exploring the Grand Circle but haven’t come across the true original [...]

Lake Powell Jet Center

ABOUT LAKE POWELL JET CENTER "From our courteous professional staff to our comfortable and enticing lobby interior, stopping at Lake Powell Jet Center is an experience unequaled in Page, AZ. Lake Powell Jet Center is the only “purpose built” FBO on the Page airport and superior service is why we are here. The kind of service [...]

Hotels

HOTELS IN 2 LOCATIONS Launching in Bullfrog or in Page AZ, there is a hotel for you! One in both Utah and Arizona, find the perfect place to sleep. HIGH DESERT LODGE LOCATED IN SOUTHERN UTAH "No trip to Lake Powell is complete without experiencing the American Southwest. High Desert Lodge is set against the [...]

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Ambassador Guides

ABOUT AMBASSADOR GUIDES "Ambassador Guides is based in Page Lake Powell, AZ and is owned and operated by Bill & Judy McBurney. Captain Bill has been providing quality experiences for both novice and proficient anglers. McBurney is US Coast Guard and AZ Game & Fish licensed, and holds a CUA Permit with Glen Canyon National [...]

Antelope Canyon

NO LUCK NEEDED FOR THESE SLOTS Antelope Canyon's Slot Canyons are one must see location to add to your Lake Powell bucket list. The Slot Canyons are narrow canyons formed by the wear of water rushing through rock. Antelope Canyon is split into 2 slot canyons, the Upper and Lower canyons, both with their own [...]

Buckskin Gulch

PUT THIS ON YOUR HIKING BUCKET LIST Buckskin Gulch is the longest and deepest slot canyon in the Southwest, and while others are narrower, prettier or more challenging to explore, the length and variety of the terrain in the gulch make it the best overall. The canyon is narrow for 12 miles; the cliffs become [...]

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