Escalante State Park
710 North Reservoir Rd.
Escalante, UT 84726
State Park: Bike, Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Picnic, RV, Walk, Water Sports
Escalante Petrified Forest State Park is located in beautiful southern Utah, just 44 miles east of Bryce Canyon National Park. Hike along park nature trails through a petrified forest, camp along the shores of Wide Hollow Reservoir, or rent a canoe and paddle on its clear waters. View fossils, petrified wood, fossilized dinosaur bones, and artifacts left by ancient Fremont Indians who inhabited this area nearly 1,000 years ago.