Bears Ears Backcountry Tour 4-Day

Celebrate our new national monument. From the Bears Ears, follow Elk Ridge down to colorful desert near the Needles District, Canyonlands NP

Join us for an unsurpassed 4-day Bears Ears adventure! Our route begins below the 8,000 foot Bears Ears Pass, surrounded by ponderosa pine, and follows Elk Ridge, the backbone between the Abajo Mountains and the Colorado River. We’ll explore secluded canyons, rich in cultural history of the Anasazi Indians, searching for ancient rock art and cliff dwellings.

The landscape changes from cool alpine to colorful desert after our dramatic descent to the boundary of Canyonlands National Park. Our final night is spent at this area’s most beautiful campsite, Cathedral Butte.

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Bears Ears Mnt. Bike Weekend 3-Day

Multi-Day Tour Overview

Bears Ears Backcountry Tour 4-Day

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  • Standard Price:

    $925
    Deposit / Cancellation policy

  • Bike rental:

    $55-$75/day
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  • Camp gear rental:
    $65/person
  • Dates:

    May 31 – June 3, 2018
    June 6 – 9, 2018
    July 12 – 15, 2018
    August 9 – 12, 2018
    September 13 – 16, 2018

    3-Day version of this tour is also available

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  • Departs: Moab, UT
  • Distance: 55 miles
  • Special Notes:
  • Fair and 80 F at Moab, Canyonlands Field, UT
    Fair
    Winds are East at 12.7 MPH (11 KT). The pressure is 1011.8 mb and the humidity is 20%. The heat index is 79. Last Updated on Aug 19 2018, 9:53 pm MDT.

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