Escalante Interagency Visitor Center


Interagency Fire Restriction Announcement 20240621

Southwest Utah and northern Arizona to implement fire restrictions

For more information on preventing unwanted human-caused wildfires, agency-specific restrictions, and reference maps, visit, and or follow us on Twitter, @UtahWildfire.

Closure Alert: Calf Creek Recreation Site

Closure Alert (June 11, 2024) – Beginning July 8, 2024, the Calf Creek Recreation Site will be temporarily closed for construction. Construction is estimated to take up to two months. Construction updates and real-time alerts will be provided as required via on-site signage, local media, social media, the Monument webpage.

Planning Your Visit: For travel tips to Calf Creek, be sure to visit the Monument Travel Information webpage.

Recreation Alternatives: Please visit the Lower Calf Creek Falls Alternative Hikes Points of Interest brochure and the Lower Calf Creek Falls Alternatives for Camping brochure.


BLM-UT GSENM_Escalante Interagency Visitor Center

The Escalante Interagency Visitor Center is one of four visitor centers in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, each with a different theme. Tucked away in the heart of Escalante, Utah, this visitor center is packed with information about the local geology and ecosystem of nearly one-million acres that encompass the Monument.

The friendly and knowledgeable staff have up-to-date information on road conditions and hiking trails that will help visitors maximize their enjoyment when visiting the area. The visitor center also provides information for enjoying and exploring the Dixie National Forest, and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Opened to the public in 2005, the center is one of the Department of Interior's first Gold LEED-rated facilities, and is staffed with personnel from the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service and Forest Service.

Adventure is at Your Fingertips



Escalante Interagency Visitor Center
755 West Main Street

Geographic Coordinates

37.77272222, -111.6155333


Located on Highway 12, 58 miles east of Highway 89.