Goblin Valley State Park

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Goblin Valley State Park: 4-Hour Canyoneering Adventure

1. Goblin Valley State Park: 4-Hour Canyoneering Adventure

Hidden amongst the spectacular hoodos and mesas of Goblin Valley State Park lies a truly fantastic canyoneering adventure. Embark on a journey through unbelievable rock formations, testing your skills with assistance from friendly rappelling experts. Meet your guide with a warm welcome and get an overview of the area's fascinating history. Your guide will provide basic safety information along with an introduction to the basics of rappelling and canyoneering. Enjoy magnificent views of the Valley of the Goblins and Robbers Roost. Following a short scramble through the Valley of the Goblins, enter a beautiful slot canyon that disappears into a dark and mysterious chasm in the Earth. Put on your canyoneering gear and rappel 90 feet (27 meters) into a spectacular and awe-inspiring chamber resembling a Gothic cathedral. Enjoy delicious refreshments inside the Chamber of the Basilisk.

From Salt Lake City: Private Goblin Valley State Park Tour

2. From Salt Lake City: Private Goblin Valley State Park Tour

Departs from your preferred location in the greater Salt Lake City area. A 3-hour drive in a luxury SUV will bring you to Goblin Valley State Park, found in the middle of a desert landscape. After a picnic lunch, your guide will accompany you during your adventure in the park. Unlike popular nearby national parks where visitors are encouraged to look but not touch, Goblin Valley is a natural playground where visitors are encouraged to climb and interact with the surroundings. Next, enjoy a detour to Little Wild Horse Slot Canyon, highly recommended for those who want to experience hiking in a narrow canyon carved into the rock over time by rushing water. On the return trip to Salt Lake City you will stop at your choice of highly-recommended local restaurants for dinner. You will be dropped back to your accommodation in the Salt Lake City area by 10:00 PM.

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