Back of Beyond Camping Photo Tour of Southern Utah, Northern Arizona & Nevada
Moderate. Most location involve hikes less than 1 mile long, but all locations require scrambling over slick rock and hiking in deep sand.
- Dates: September 11-17, 2015
- Instructors: Joseph Rossbach
- Limit: 5 Participants
- Cost: $2995.00USD
- Deposit: $300.00USD
- All Transportation, full size 4x4
- Camping Equipment (tent, sleeping bag & sleeping mattress)
- Guiding & Instruction
- Water, Snacks and Drinks
- Alcoholic Beverages
Day 1: We will pick up at the Las Vegas International Airport. Please plan to arrive by no later than 1pm.
After pick up, we will head off to Valley of Fire State Park for an overnight in the park with a sunset and sunrise shoot.
Day 2: Depart Valley of Fire in the early morning and head east to Toroweap Overlook, a remote spot on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon with 3,000 feet vertical cliffs and the mighty Colorado River far below. We camp here for sunset, stars and sunrise photography on the canyon.
Day 3: After a morning shoot at Toroweap & breakfast, we will end up in Kanab, Utah for lunch and a stop at the grocery store for supplies before heading out for an overnight on White Pocket. Sunset shoot and star photography overnight at White Pocket.
Day 4: Sunrise shoot and breakfast at camp at White Pocket. After breaking camp, we head north to Escalante, Utah for an overnight at Devils Garden of Hole in the Rock road. Sunset shoot and stars at Devils Garden.
Day 5: We will shoot sunrise at Devils Garden and break camp in time to head further down Hole in the Rock road to shoot Zebra & Spooky Slot Canyons. In the afternoon after we finish with the slots, we head deeper into the heart of the Escalante drainage to Dance Hall Rock for sunset and night photography. Overnight at Dance Hall Rock.
Day 6: After sunrise at Dance Hall Rock and breakfast in camp, we head out of Escalante and towards Zion National Park. Overnight at the campground in Zion with a special sunset shoot at a secret location.
Day 7: We will ride the shuttle up canyon early in the morning departing at 7:30am for the Temple of Sinawava and a 5 hour hike up the Virgin River Narrows, the worlds deepest slot canyon, We need to be back to the bus at 3pm for the return visit to Las Vegas. We should arrive in Las Vegas no later than 6pm. You should make reservations at the hotel of your choice in Las Vegas where we will drop you off. Tour ends.