Get in the Wild Adventures

From exciting backpacking, scrambling, canyoneering and snowshoe classes to family adventure vacations, vehicle basecamp adventuress and hard core wilderness expeditions, Get In The Wild Adventures has trips and programs for adventure enthusiasts of all ages, interests and skill levels.

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(435) 228-5466
PO Box 29
Hanksville, UT 84734

With over 25 years of combined wilderness adventure and expedition planning experience in North America, Get In The Wild Adventures focus is specific to the land that they love and know the best—the wilds of North America. Get In The Wild Adventures limits the size of their wilderness trips so that you can be assured of the commitment of the most private and intimate group settings possible. Regardless of the adventure, their backcountry chefs have spent more than a decade perfecting our delicious recipes, ensuring that you will have the tastiest backcountry meals imaginable.


Canyoneering Adventures
Go and explore one of America’s most beautiful and amazing wilderness areas; a vast and extraordinary landscape of sweeping slickrock, beautifully sculpted sandstone cliffs and narrow twisting canyons that have challenged and amazed wilderness adventurers since the late 1800’s. Trips offered through Robbers Roost / Dirty Devil Wilderness, Goblin Valley State Park, Capitol Reef National Park, The Maze District - Horseshoe Canyon.

Canyoneering Basecamp Adventures
The all-inclusive wilderness safaris bring you to some of the most beautiful, pristine, backcountry wilderness areas in Southern Utah's spectacular redrock canyons in total customer comfort. The all-inclusive wilderness destination vacations come complete with cozy campsites, three healthy and delicious meals each day, hot showers and some of the best sunrises, sunsets and starlit skies on the planet.

Mountaineering Adventures
Glacier Peak: Explore Glacier Peak with Get In The Wild Adventures. Glacier Peak is Washington's 5th highest mountain and only true wilderness volcano.

Photography Adventures
Come join one of the unique photographic adventures and enjoy the beauty of Southern Utah in a way that few have experienced.

Yoga In The Wild
Get In The Wild Adventures offers two varieties of outdoor yoga trips: (1) a single-day outing that includes a short hike to a spectacular destination where you will practice yoga, enjoy a tasty lunch and take in the awe-inspiring beauty that surrounds us and (2) a multi-day outing in which you greet each day with meditation and an energizing yoga practice.

Southwest Adventure Vacation Packages
The Whispering Sands has partnered with Get In The Wild Adventures who will guide you on an exciting variety of fun and exciting adventure activities designed for the whole family.

Family Adventure Day
Family Adventure Day is the perfect way to introduce your family to the exciting world of outdoor adventure, discovery and exploration.

Family Adventure Backpacking
This trip provides the perfect opportunity for families to experience the very best that nature has to offer. You will travel to pristine and awe-inspiring destinations beyond the reach of day-hikers.

Natural History Adventures
Get In The Wild Adventures offers day hikes and backpacking adventures where you will spend your day exploring the natural wonders of these incredible destinations.


This Three-Day Technical Canyoneering/Canyon Leadership Course is the premier introductory course designed to give you the confidence you need to pursue the exciting sport of technical canyoneering.

Wilderness Backpacking
Have you ever wanted to venture deeper into the mountains—beyond the reach of day-hikers—beyond the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Well, here is your chance.

his course will provide you with the tools that you need to empower, motivate and inspire others to contribute towards the effectiveness and success of a team’s common objectives.

Wilderness Day Hiking
The wilderness day hiking course will teach you the basic skills you need to travel safely in the wilderness.

Wilderness Scrambling
The scramble course provides in-depth training in wilderness navigation, route selection, problem solving, gear selection and wilderness safety.

Why stay cooped up indoors this winter when you can get out and snowshoe a wilderness winter wonderland? This course provides snow navigation instruction, snowshoe technique, gear requirements, clothing and how to track your route.

Camp all year round even in the colder months! This course will teach you how to safely spend the night in the snow and provide you with all the information you need to snowcamp successfully including trip planning, route selection, snow navigation, avalanche avoidance, gear and clothing requirements, food planning, camp preparation & set-up and building a camp kitchen.

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