Choose Your Own Adventure

Set facing scenic red rocks in southwest Utah’s majestic high desert, Red Mountain Resort is a world class fitness and outdoors destination offering guests an impressive array of personalized adventures.

Picture your ideal day. Per­haps it would be filled with delicious , healthy food and adventures in the great out­doors, with a bit of pampering thrown in for good measure.

Imagine waking with the sun, refreshed and ready to ex­plore. After a steaming cup of coffee or an energizing green smoothie, you begin your day forging an unforget­table connection with wild mustangs amidst the breath­taking beauty of the Utah desert. You recharge midday with a refreshing prickly pear frozen lemonade and a sat­isfying lunch with your hiking guide. Afterwards you take in historic sites while mountain biking along the Zion Can­yon Scenic Drive. With the cool of the afternoon comes a well- deserved visit to the spa, where you luxuriate with a customized massage, a hydrating lavender wrap, and a brightening sea lily fa­cial. Next it’s off to dinner al fresco, where a skilled chef prepares a nourishing meal for you to savor along with the spectacular view and cool evening breeze. Stargazing and enjoying the tranquility of the night sky as you’ve never seen it before serves as a fitting ending to the perfect day at Red Mountain Resort.

Nestled in Southwestern Utah’s magnificent red rock bluffs, Red Mountain Resort in St. George is an active destination re­treat that seeks to “inspire guests to pursue health, wellness, balance and joy.” It’s a “choose your own adventure” paradise here, where fitness and out­doorsy types can fill their perfect day with fitness and cooking classes, per­sonal discovery seminars, exciting outdoor activities, healthy gourmet meals, and modern spa treatments. And these are just some of the fea­tures that draw guests to get away from it all in one of the country’s most inspiring natural settings.

The rainbow landscape of red and white Navajo sandstone capped by black lava rock beckons visitors to explore , and with trails just steps from the resort , guests have easy access to the nearby can­yons directly from the property. Red Mountain offers guided day trips to the majestic Zion national park, and will even pack a lunch for you to enjoy with the spectacu­lar scenery. The resort excels at organizing daily private and group excursions, partnering guests with the appropriate guides and hikes. There are plenty to choose from, like those in neighboring Snow Canyon State Park, which is home to 7,000 acres of red rock canyons and cliffs, lava caves and two vol­canic cones.

After a day outdoors, there’s no more perfect place to relax and re­new your senses than the resorts tranquil holistic spa. Modeled af­ter ancient health and beauty ritu­als practiced throughout the world, many of the treatments offered can only be experienced at Sagestone Spa & Salon. Ingredients inspired by the landscape, like custom-blended indigenous desert bo­tanicals, Utah honey, and mineral-rich muds, clays and salts, are used for many of the therapies. In addition to their a la carte menu of hair, nail, skin and body treatments, Sage­brush Spa offers three signature packages for ultimate head-to-toe bliss.

The Happy Trails combination helps guests unwind with a Pine Valley scrub and a massage. The Sagestone Sampler offers a more immersive experience with five heavenly treatments: a customized massage, facial, and body treat­ment followed by a Bee Perfect manicure and pedicure. Detoxify with the Rejuvenating Package, which includes mas­sages (yes, that’s plural), warm lava detox wraps, a facial or peel, and dry skin brushing.

Further ensuring their guests experience another level of eu­phoria, the spa part­nered with Clarins, the venerable French botanical beauty brand who created two blissfully special sig­nature treatments for the spa.

Art of Touch, an 80 minute body treatment and facial combination and Clarins Super Restorative fa­cial, which is centered around the organic Haruangana Leaf, Maga­dascars healing plant. Guests float away with smooth, radiant skin.

With a philosophy acknowledging that health encompasses more than just physical wellness, Red Mountain also offers a variety of classes and specifically tailored retreats designed to enhance spiri­tual, mental, and emotional well being. The Weekend Warrior Re­treat is designed to break through weight-loss and performance pla­teaus with a rigorous but enjoy­able four-day schedule of healthy and delicious meals, yoga, hiking, boot camp, and other transforma­tive small group activities. Red Mountain encourages personal discovery with workshops in pho­tography, chakra balancing, en­ergy reading, pottery, numerology, and more.

Cooking lessons allow guests to recreate the flavorful cuisine they’ve enjoyed at Red Mountain. Cookbook author and award-win­ning Executive Chef Chad Luethje brings 25 years of experience to the meals he artfully prepares at Red Mountain’s Canyon Breeze Restaurant. He generously shares his knowledge, recipes, and ex­pertise while cooking side-by-side with guests in his laid-back class­es.

Whether you’re focused on in­creasing your physically fitness, strengthening your connection with nature, renewing your mind, or just learning a new hobby, Red Mountain Resort is sure to bring you closer to your goals and pur­pose. Visitors to this natural sanc­tuary are certain to carry a piece of their time in the desert with them long after they’ve left the vast des­ert sky and red rocks behind.

Red Mountain Resort
1275 E. Red Mountain Circle
Ivins, UT 84738
877-246-4453
redmountainresort.com