We offer a very family friendly trip through the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. This is a full day tour including some great highlights such as Grosvenor Arch, Cottonwood Narrows and Hackberry Canyon. There is minimal hiking on this tour as most of the scenery inside the Grand Staircase-Escalante will be seen from and near the vehicle. The main hike on this tour will be through the Cottonwood Canyon itself.
The Cottonwood Wash Narrows is created where the Cottonwood Wash cuts through the very jagged, up thrust formation called the Cockscomb. This is located in the Paria River basin below the Bryce Canyon NP cliffs. The Cockscomb and surrounding areas have a variety of different rock formations and colors that are well exposed by the wash narrows. For the most part the wash thru the narrows is flat and doesn