Grand Staircase - Escalante National Monument Trail Ride
Willis Creek - Sheep Creek Ride
Cost: $150 per person
Length: 5 to 6 hour ride
Rides from March through November – weather permitting. (For the months of March, April, October & November the rides will be closed Sundays)
This ride goes through Sheep Creek in the Paria River drainage area to the narrows of Willis Creek, where ancient Indian petroglyphs can be seen along the canyon walls. Sections of the Willis Creek narrows are barely wide enough for a horse to pass through! From Willis Creek, we’ll travel through Averett Canyon named for Elijah Averett, a young Mormon soldier who was killed by Indians in 1866. We’ll pass his grave and monument. Children must be at least 10 years old.
- Children must be at least 10 years old
- Beginner to experienced riders
- Departs Ruby’s Inn at 8:30 a.m.