Fishing and Horseback Riding in St George and Southern Utah
About Fishing in Washington County:
There are a myriad of Lakes and Streams in the Washington County area just waiting for you. From low desert to high mountains you'll find bass, trout and other fishing is excellent. Water sources from Zion National Park and the 10,000 foot high Pine Valley Mountain bring streams filled with trout to reservoirs such as Gunlock, Baker, Quail Creek, Sand Hollow, Kolob and others.
Bring your boat, float tubes or fish from the shore and you'll find plenty of good angling throughout the county. Fishing licenses may be obtained from stores in St. George, Hurricane, Veyo, Enterprise and other towns.
About ATV riding and 4x4’ing in Washington County:
Getting into the backcountry has never been easier and more enjoyable than on an ATV, jeep/4x4 or guided vehicle tour. Venture out onto our great sand dunes or backcountry trails and roads with expert guides, or rent a vehicle and go out on your own adventure. Outfitters will take you out and explain the geology, biology and diversity of the region or give you the equipment and maps to go out and do it yourself. Whatever you need and comfort level the guides and outfitters listed below will give you the opportunity to see this magnificent region and to find areas that few people ever see.
About horseback riding in Washington County:
Horseback riding in this region is just about as spectacular as it gets. The high deserts of southern Utah, red-rock canyons and high mountain forest are all within minutes when you stay in the Washington County area. We have several outfitters who can take you on horseback adventures, including short one-two hour rides in Zion National Park, full day rides in areas outside the park or multi-day rides into the mountains and wilderness of the wild and exciting region