Hipcamp host Keshia J.,
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Ever feel the need to slow down, take in your surroundings and create something? Our Desert Sunset Tent is not only our largest and only wall tent, it is also an artist studio. We provide you with art supplies to channel the inner artist in us all.  Also facing West for viewing some colorful desert sunsets.

Glamping Canyonlands is an off-the-grid property with four 16.

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Ever feel the need to slow down, take in your surroundings and create something? Our Desert Sunset Tent is not only our largest and only wall tent, it is also an artist studio. We provide you with art supplies to channel the inner artist in us all.  Also facing West for viewing some colorful desert sunsets.

Glamping Canyonlands is an off-the-grid property with four 16.5 ft  and one 16x24 ft canvas wall tent. This tent is  furnished with a comfortable king memory foam queen mattress fitted with bedding, extra blankets, seating for two, area rugs, end tables, string lights, board games, first aid kit, hand sanitizer, phone battery pack, art supplies, indoor dining table, 2 deck chairs, private firepit with grill top & picnic table. Communal areas are a bathroom with a flushing toilet, warm shower, outdoor kitchen, hammock area, picnic tables. French press coffee each morning. Limited WIFI to properly unplug & unwind.

 

Late check-ins are available. You will receive more information closer to your arrival date.

 

Small town of Monticello-15 mins, Newspaper Rock-15 mins, Foy Lake-25 mins, Canyonlands NP-40 mins, Moab-40 mins, Arches-50 mins.

 

**2 GUESTS MAX. Do not bring anymore than 2 ppl. We have reasons for not allowing more than that. Please do not break this simple rule.**

 

Conveniently located 40 mins from Moab and 40 mins from The Needles District of Canyonlands National Park. Stretch your legs out after a long day of adventure and enjoy this spacious 16.5-foot luxury bell tent.

 

The closest tent neighbor you will have is approximately 50 yards away.

We have other tents with different views. If you would like a different view, please see our other listings.

 

 **NEW** SAUNA OPENING SOON. Beginning September 2022, guests will have access to a shared sauna. 

HOW TO GET HERE

*Type in Glamping Canyonlands and we will come up on Maps.

*We are just .5 miles or a couple minute drive as soon as you make the turn from HWY 191 onto HWY 211.

*There is no parking next to your tent.

 Load your GPS or any other service related needs before leaving Moab or Monticello. The drive to us is rural with no service.

 

***More details will be sent to you a few days prior to your arrival.****

 

THE GROUNDS

We just recently installed satellite internet. Wifi is only available around the communal spaces. Do not count on service reaching to your tent. We do not have outlets to power laptops or phones and you will be using the picnic tables as work spaces. If you would like to use the Wifi, please ask us for the password when you arrive. We only allow guests to use the Wifi so please do not share with the public.

 

To help move your supplies, there are 2 carts by the parking lot for your use.

 

We have 2 very friendly dogs, Crow and Raven. If they are around, they will greet you upon arrival. Please keep an eye out for them when coming and going with your vehicle. We have dogs but we do not allow other dogs to stay on property.

 

We recommend bringing your own drinking water. We haul water from town and city water is not the best drinking water.

 

*June-Aug. Tubes are available at no cost to use at Foy or Monticello Lake. Only 25 mins from us! These are located by the bathroom building.

 

We would prefer our guests not smoke on the property but if you would like to, smoking is only allowed at the parking lot or inside your vehicle. Do not flick the cigarette butts onto the ground and make sure they are completely out before discarding them. If seen smoking anywhere else, you will be asked to put it out.

 

Hush hours are 10:00pm - 6:00am.

 

COMMUNAL BATHROOM & KITCHEN

The newly renovated off grid bathroom is the green building directly in front of the parking lot. As we only have 1 bathroom and limited water, please be mindful of your time and usage. We provide towels, hand soap, reusable hand towels, toilet paper, shampoo, conditioner, and body wash.

We will be building a second bathroom and hope to have that completed by mid 2022  

 

The communal outdoor kitchen is located behind the bathroom. You will find a sink, a grill, a stovetop, pot, pans, plates, bowls, cups, cooking utensils, cutlery, can opener, wine opener, scissors, cutting boards, measuring cup, grilling supplies, s’mores sticks, cleaning sponge, dish soap, communal cooking supplies, to-go coffee and to-go cups. There is no power to the kitchen so we do not have a refrigerator or microwave. You have a cooler at your tent available to borrow if you would like. BRING ICE!

Tea, coffee and hot chocolate are provided anytime of the day in the kitchen.

Attached to the kitchen are shaded picnic tables and 6 hammocks for everyone to use!

*The grocery store in Monticello (Blue Mountain Foods) is closed on Sundays.

 

TENT INFORMATION

There is no insulation inside the tents so whatever the temperature is outside, it will be inside the tent as well. Please zip the windows and door closed when leaving as the weather is unpredictable.

 

Desert nights are chilly. Beanies, warm socks and slippers are some of the things we suggest to keep you comfortable.

 

Propane heaters are in the tents. These won’t heat the space like in a home but just enough to take the chill out. Bring the 1lb green propane tanks if you would like to use this. One tank lasts approx 2 hrs on high and 5 hrs on low. We also keep a supply on hand if you would like to purchase them here. They are $9.00 each. We work off an honor system so cash can be left in the red drop box near the kitchen. OUT OF STOCK. WE DO NOT HAVE TANKS AVAILABLE AT THE MOMENT. PLEASE BRING TANKS.

 

What to expect in the tents:

-Bed with sheets, pillows and duck down comforter

-Extra blankets

-Lounge chairs for two

-Area rugs

-LED string lights

-LED candles

-Lantern to walk to the bathroom/parking lot

-Board Games

-Phone Battery Pack

-Small Rechargeable Fan (June-August only)

-First Aid Kit

-Hand Sanitizer

-Combination Lock

-Local Guide Book

-Guest Book

-Private Fire pit

-Private Picnic Table

-Cooler. BRING ICE.

-Indoor dining table

-Free art supplies

-Custom Deck chairs

-Custom swings

-Private Hammocks

 

-You have your own private fire pit. We provide grilling utensils and s’mores sticks. We DO NOT provide lighters.

-Firewood is for sale here for $6.00 a bundle and $1.00 for fire starter.

-If there is a county fire ban, we will have to adhere to it & no fires will be allowed.

 

Fresh brewed locally sourced beans French press coffee for 2 is left outside your tent every morning around 7am.

Tea, coffee and hot chocolate are provided anytime of the day in the kitchen.

 

**NEW**Breakfast Box for additional purchase if requested. $12 per box and must be requested the day before. There will be a chalkboard by the office which you will mark if you want breakfast and free coffee delivery. Will be delivered to you along with coffee around 7am.

Includes a locally made pastry, 1 fruit, yogurt in takeaway glass jars, granola, honey, juice and biodegradable utensils.

 

Bring a telescope if you have one as the night sky is one of the best features of this property! No obstructions so you will have clear views of the brilliant sky. We recommend downloading The SkyView Lite app and The Moon app. This will help you determine a full night of stars or the moon cycle (weather permitting).

 

Please check out our visitor information on our website for packing lists & more details of what to expect while you stay here.

 

There usually is some highway noise from HWY 191 but around 11pm it slows down.

 

ACTIVITY OPTIONS

Clapper Adventures is a great guide company that offers rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and canyoneering tours for any experience levels. Please contact us for more information.

 

Abajo Adventures in Monticello offers ATV rentals. Please contact us for more information.

 

D's Adventure's offers horseback riding.  Please contact us for more information.

 

We are Keshia and Erik and we own Glamping Canyonlands. We live and run our business here so you will see us delivering coffee, cleaning, building or relaxing here. Our place is rustic and simple at the moment. We are a new business (only just opened October 2020) and as we grow, we will be improving. We will always be working on the property to improve your experience. Also, we live on property so if you need anything, we are never far away!

We look forward to your stay with us at Glamping Canyonlands!

 

Please contact us if you have any questions.

 

Keshia and Erik Joot

 

Lodging provided
Safari tent
1 site
Up to 2 guests per site
Short walk
Wheelchair access
2WD Accessible
Essentials
Toilet available
Fire ban in effect
No pets
Amenities
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
No potable water
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Keshia a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 10AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 2 nights
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

Located off site

Fishing

Located off site

Off-roading (OHV)

Located off site

Climbing

Located off site

Swimming

Foy Lake and Monticello Lake is located 25 mins in the Abajo Mountains.

Hiking

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Off Grid Desert Sunset Safari Tent in Utah.

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Canyon
Mountainous

Places to see near Glamping Canyonlands

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Hipcamper Erin

The best glampsite!!!

Erin D.
recommends this listing.
April 12th, 2022

We were on the road for over a month, and this was definitely one of the best places we stayed! Keshia and Erik thought of absolutely everything and beyond; we can’t think of a single thing the place lacked. Super thoughtful space and beautifully decorated. So smart to offer propane (for indoor heaters on chilly desert nights) and firewood that can be purchased via Venmo or in person. The craftsmanship that went into details like the star gazing hammocks and swings were so great, we will absolutely never forget our stay! We were only able to stay for two nights, so next time we are in Utah (ASAP) we will 100% be booking and staying for a week as it is also the perfect central location for visiting National Parks like Canyonlands or Arches! Also the art supplies were such a fun touch and I definitely put them to use!

Hipcamper Natalie

A little slice of adventure heaven

Natalie M.
recommends this listing.
October 18th, 2021

I don’t know what was better- the tent, the views or our hosts! Glamping canyonlands is set against an amazing backdrop with endless views and dark skies at night. It’s very easy to find and a great base camp for an adventure in Canyonlands. The communal kitchen has everything you need to cook your meals and the grocery store in Monticello isn’t far should you forget anything. I loved how spread out the tents were, the privacy, the coffee at sunrise and all the games in the tent. It was cold at night but we were provided with plenty of blankets to keep warm!

Hipcamper Wendee

Luxury glamping!

Wendee W.
recommends this listing.
September 1st, 2021

You will not find better hosts!
Keshia and Erik are the nicest, most attentive hosts in this amazing spot in the Canyonlands area. They work hard to maintain the property and are always adding new features, so this place just gets better and better!
The Desert Sunset Tent is the best glamping experience I have had. It comes with its own swings, hammocks, dining area, fire pit, and it is the largest tent on site.
Inside you will find the most comfortable bed with luxury down blankets and pillows, along with two more convertible chairs that provide two more beds. There are extra blankets, pillows, lots of games, and activities provided too.
On property there is a community kitchen area with everything you need to prepare your meals. Everything is kept very clean and organized. The bathroom and shower area, too are kept very clean. You will see the Keshia and Erik all around the property taking care of all of these needs. They are very hard working.
And finally, the location is a great spot. You are just outside the entrance to the Canyonlands. The Needles overlook is nearby. If you'd rather see some mountains and even enjoy a nearby lake, it's a short drive. The town of Monticello is nearby if need anything. Everything was perfect.
Thanks so much Erik and Keshia! We enjoyed ourselves very much!

Gorgeous surroundings Cooking areaThis tent is the largest one on property.Beautiful setting with swings
Hipcamper SHAWN

At home in the high desert

Shawn H.
recommends this listing.
August 18th, 2021

This was my family's favorite spot on our two-week road trip. For a brief moment, we were home...better than home! The shower and bathroom were amazing. Worth every dollar, stay here if you can find a spot.

We will definitely stay here again soon.

Hipcamper Jennifer

Paradise in the desert

Jennifer A.
recommends this listing.
August 3rd, 2021

Absolutely the greatest place to stay near Moab. It is close to everything and away from the intenseness of Moab. We spent time in Moab doing all the high intensity stuff and this was the best retreat at the end of the day.
Keshia has thought of EVERYTHING. Even non-campers would feel comfortable here.

Hipcamper Kristin

Desert bliss

Kristin T.
recommends this listing.
June 25th, 2021

A return trip to the Glamping Canyonlands has been added to my bucket list. We're a family of five and slept very comfortably in our tent. The bathroom/shower is clean, well maintained and smells wonderfully of sage. The hammocks made the sunrise coffee, incredible scenery and star gazing an absolute dream. Easy to get to and perfectly distanced from the pleasures and crowds of Moab. Keshia gave us some insider pro tips for adventure that was less travelled. I really only wish we would've stayed longer and that I could've taken advantage of the yoga session offered.

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Hipcamper Cait

A view with all the fixins!

Cait K.
recommends this listing.
May 5th, 2021

It was so great! We were on a long road trip and it was so rad how accommodating Keshia was!

Smores, coffee brought to you at dawn (wut), tons of amenities with a very clean shower/bathroom situation.

I’m NOT one to “glamp” and this was worth every penny. I’ll be back!

Hipcamper Kevin

Cozy

Kevin J.
recommends this listing.
April 23rd, 2021

Wow what a treat! Staying on Keshia's property was a special experience. The large tent we stated in, (4 friends), was clean, comfortable, and awesome. The views from our site were stunning and the stars cannot be described with words. The shared bathroom and warm shower in the middle of the site (shared with a few other tents) is an engineering marvel.

I would definitely recommend glamping with Keshia.

Off Grid Desert Sunset Safari Tent
Property
Glamping Canyonlands
State
Utah
Country
United States
$195/night
1 Site