Nestled in the heart of Utah’s breathtaking landscape, Moab stands as a haven for adventure seekers and nature enthusiasts alike. Its red rock formations, canyons, and the Colorado River create a surreal backdrop for exploration. Field Station Moab, a strategic hotel base with overnight lodging, immersive experiences, and quality adventure gear to rent, is ideal for uncovering all that Moab has to offer.
Perfectly situated for your escapades, Field Station Moab offers unparalleled convenience, sitting close to renowned national parks such as Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. This favorable location allows for a smooth transition between the comforts of the hotel and nature’s impressive wonders.
At Field Station Moab, they have experiences for every kind of traveler, ensuring that whether you’re an avid hiker, lover of the outdoors, or simply seeking spontaneity, your desires are met with an array of tailored activities and guided tours.
Experiences to enjoy
🥾Take a half-day climb with the family
Experience a tailored adventure for all, from beginners to advanced climbers. In Moab’s breathtaking landscapes, you can scale rocky cliffs with a half-day climb guided by skilled instructors. Amidst striking red rocks, you can push your limits and take in the panoramic views of the area’s unique charm. Whether a climbing enthusiast or a newcomer, this guarantees an unforgettable exploration of Moab.
The climb is custom to your requirement and skill level for an enjoyable experience at your own pace. All of your essentials for the climb are available at the Field Station Gear Shop in the hotel lobby, to be picked up before your day of fun.
- The duration is 4-5 hours
- The minimum age to participate is 5 years
- No climbing experience required
- Learn to anchor, knot, and manage the rope when climbing
- Snacks, technical climbing gear, and transportation are all provided
🚵 Chase the sunset with a mountain bike tour
Take a ride through Moab’s stunning landscapes on Field Station’s sunset mountain bike tour. Guided by experienced instructors, you’ll navigate thrilling trails under daylight’s fading golden hues. Whether you’re a passionate mountain biker or seeking a unique outdoor expedition, this tour guarantees an unforgettable journey for you and your loved ones to create core memories.
The journey includes a bike, helmet, water bottle, snacks, and, of course, a tour guide. Just don’t forget to grab your most comfortable shoes, outdoor wear, and any personal essentials you need in a fanny pack or backpack!
- The duration is 4 hours
- Tour meets at the Dead Horse Trails—45 minutes north of downtown Moab
- No bike transport is required
- There is a park entrance fee of $20
🏊 Rappel to refreshing swims in Moab’s canyons
Delve into a canyoneering expedition lasting half a day, fully immersing you in the raw beauty of Moab’s wilderness. Navigate intricate passages, descend from towering walls to serene swimming spots, and conquer obstacles under the guidance of seasoned instructors. It is perfect for both experienced and inexperienced adventurers.
Given that these trips are private, you can reserve them exclusively for your friends or family, igniting your enthusiasm for a unique and one-of-a-kind opportunity to navigate and explore together.
- The duration is 4-5 hours
- The minimum age to participate is 8 years
- All canyons have 2-3 miles of easy-to-moderate hiking, rappelling, and wading/swimming
- Technical gear, backpacks, snacks, and transportation are all included
- It’s recommended to bring at least 2 liters of water per person
- Opt for lightweight, loose-fitting attire that allows for movement
What other experiences are there?
For added choices during your stay at Field Station Moab, you can explore a range of experiences like guided mountain biking tours showcasing Arches National Park and the La Sal mountain range, family rockaneering adventures, or enjoying a relaxing evening listening to live music on the grounds.
If you’re seeking to plan your own adventure but lack the gear, Field Station’s Gear Shop offers onsite rentals to outfit you for adventure—whether you’re looking for hiking gear, maps, or outdoor necessities. Their knowledgeable on-site staff members are there to offer advice and insider tips on the best local spots for a wide range of activities.
Field Station Moab also partners with Bighorn Mountain Biking to provide bike rentals conveniently located at the trailheads of Dead Horse State Park or Moab Brand Trails.
How can I book these experiences?
Booking an experience at Field Station Moab is simple. Visit the “Experiences” section for a curated selection of adventures. Browse activities like hiking, sightseeing, or nature connections. Choose an experience, select details and time, customize your reservation, and secure your spot. Unforgettable Moab moments, whether guided or self-discovered, are just a few clicks away!