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Looking for a place to stay, groceries, or gear in Escalante? We'll help you find it.  Remember we are in the canyons and cell phones do not always work here!  There is plenty of free wireless internet in town. 


Griffin's Groceries  

30 W Main St. - (435) 826-4226

Located in the center of town on Main Street has produce, meats and basic food supplies. If you have special dietary needs bring them with you.  Hours are 8am to 7pm.  Closed Sundays.


Escalante Mercantile

210 West Main St. - 435) 826-4114

Natural food store with a good selection of organic groceries, bath and body products, produce, frozen food and snacks.



Gas/Auto Service

High Adventure Gas & General Store 

85 West Main St. - 435-826-4112

Gas and general store.  Often the last thing open in town at night.  Also rental center for High Adventure ATVs. 


Cottam's 66 

79 East Main Street. - (435) 826-4232

Gas, convenience store, & Subway sandwiches. The only full service auto shop in town operates Mon- Sat, 8:00am - 5 pm.

Canyon Country Gas & Goodies 

802 W Highway 12 - (435) 826-4259

Gas station on the east side of town by the High School.  Has small selection of grocery essentials.




Utah Canyon Outdoors

325 West Main Street - 435-826-4967 - Store hours (March - Oct) Mon- Sat, 8am- 7pm & Sun 8am- 5pm, (Nov & Dec) Thu- Sun, 8am- 5pm

The orange building on Southwest side of Main Street is the place to go for local knowledge.  We carry a complete selection of guide books and maps (including waterproof customized topo's of the area). We also feature photo, natural history and fiction titles.  Our gear is "desert tested".  We know what works and what to bring for the season of your visit.  Besides the basics, we have all the odd desert specific gear and some fun stuff like organic cotton t-shirts, womens and mens hiking clothes, great hats, unique cards and local handmade jewelry and art.


Escalante Home Center

425 East Hwy 12 - (435) 826-4004 - Store hours Mon- Fri 7:30am-5pm, Sat 8-5pm

Escalante Home Center is a locally owned and operated Do It Best hardware store with an inventory including building materials, toys, nursery plants, feed, tools, a paint center, and everything in between.  If you can't find it here they can order your item to arrive within a few days. 


Escalante Outfitters

310 W. Main St. - 435-826-4266 • 866-455-0041 Store hours (Mar-Nov) 7am- 9pm

They have a great selection of USGS topo maps, guidebooks, camping supplies, clothing, shoes, backpacks and they have the only state wine and liquor store for 60 miles.  Not to mention excellent pizza, salads and sandwiches.





Ivan W. Kazan Memorial Clinic 

570 East. Moqui Lane  - (435) 826-4374 


Garfield Memorial Hospital

Is in Panguitch, about 70 miles away. (435) 676-8811


Garfield County Sheriff

435-676-2678 (FOR EMERGENCIES, CALL 911)

Garfield County Search and Rescue has a unit in Escalante.



Bank / ATM

Wells Fargo

Main Street open Monday - Friday, 8 am - 3 pm. 24 hour ATM.


Cottam's 66 Gas Station

79 East Main Street, (435) 826-4232

Has an ATM inside that is available during business hours. 



Government Offices

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument - Escalante Interagency Visitor Center 

755 W. Main St. - (435) 826-5499 - Summer Hours (mid-March to mid-November): 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, 7 days a week.  

Winter Hours (mid-November to mid-March): 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday - Friday.   

Ecology and biology themed visitor information center.  Obtain road conditions and overnight permits here.


Escalante City Office

56 N. 100 W. - (435) 826-4644 - Hours: 8am-4pm Monday - Thursday, 8am-12pm Friday


Chamber of Commerce 

P.O. Box 175, Escalante, Utah 84726 - 435-826-4810


Do you need a shuttle? Personalized maps? Want to explore somewhere else? 
Come see us, we can help. Send us an email or call 435-826-4967.


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