Grand Staircase Escalante
National Monument


Overview - Climate/ Maps - Description - Things To Do - Camping/Lodging




Cities & Towns

  • Escalante, Utah: Borders the northern edge of the Monument along Utah Route 12.
  • Boulder, Utah: Borders the northern edge of the Monument along Utah Route 12.
  • Kanab, Utah: 5 miles west of the Monument along U.S. 89.
  • Fredonia, Arizona: : 11 miles southwest of the southwest corner of the Monument.
  • Tropic, Utah: Borders the northern edge of the Monument along Utah Route 12.
  • Church Wells, Utah: Borders the southern edge of the Monument along U.S. 89.
  • Page, Arizona: 30 miles southeast of the southern portion of the Monument.

Parks & Monuments

  • Escalante Petrified Forest State Park: Borders the Monument 2 miles north of Escalante.
  • Kodachrome Basin State Park: Surrounded by the Monument 2 miles south of Henrieville.
  • Glen Canyon NRA (Wahweap Marina): 23 miles south from Big Water.
  • Dixie National Forest: Abuts the Monument on ther north.
  • Fishlake National Forest: 66 miles north.
  • Bryce Canyon National Park: Abuts the Monument on the northwest corner along Utah Route 12 near Tropic.
  • Capitol Reef National Park: 84 miles northeast of the Escalante Visitor Center.

Recreation & Wilderness Areas

Historic & Points of Interest



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