Lake Powell - Grand Staircase

Safari Inspired Accommodations Near Lake Powell

2022 Dates: March 10th – October 31st

Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase is an ideal spot to discover the splendor of the American Southwest. Perched on a Canyon Rim Plateau with its own on-site slot canyon and sweeping views right outside your tent, there are endless unique experiences waiting for you here—from hiking towering mesas and unwinding in a red-rock oasis to chasing sunsets at Horseshoe Bend and walking with dinosaurs at Grand Staircase-Escalante. Only a 10-minute drive to Lone Rock Beach and just 14 miles from the main Lake Powell Marina, Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase will be your hub for adventure as you explore all that this awe-inspiring location has to offer.


"For a luxurious camping experience, consider a stay in one of the Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase safari-style canvas tents. Set on elevated decks with private ensuite bathrooms, the tents are perched on the edge of Canyon Rim Plateau, offering stunning views."
Travel + Leisure Magazine
"Best Outdoor Resort – Nestled amid Utah’s mesas, canvas tents with ensuite bathrooms dot this safari-style camp near Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and Lake Powell."
2021 Sunset’s Travel Awards

Explore Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase



Organic Bath Products

Upscale, organic bath products stocked in your ensuite bathroom


Our upscale menu embraces both seasonality and locally sourced produce


Fire Pits & Smores

Nightly fires and complimentary s’mores available



Live music, morning yoga, kids activities and more


USB Battery Packs

Charge your devices using our bedside battery packs


Adventures Concierge

Let us help you plan the adventure of a lifetime


Hike around our resort and explore the on-site Elephant Slot Canyon


West Elm furnishings adourne our expansive lobby tents

Under Canvas Lake Powell - Grand Staircase is your hub for adventure

Explore the splendor of the American Southwest with a stay at Under Canvas Lake Powell – Grand Staircase. Our upscale, safari-inspired tents feature king-size beds with plush linens, ensuite bathrooms with hot showers, in-tent wood-burning stoves and stunning views. Adventure your heart out during the day, and relax in style at our outdoor resort.

Things to Do while Glamping at Lake Powell

Under Canvas Lake Powell – Grand Staircase

555 South Jacob Tank Road

Big Water, UT 84741

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

12 minutes
A National Momument spanning nearly one million acres of America’s public lands. An oasis for desert adventures from hiking to UTVing.

Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase

Your upscale, safari-inspired accommodations

Horseshoe Bend

25 minutes
Horseshoe-shaped incised meander of the Colorado River. Popular spot for photography and sunset views.

Page, AZ

23 minutes
Known as the gateway to Lake Powell, Page, AZ is home to the closest airport to our resort

Lake Powell

13 minutes
Explore all there is to see and do on and around Lake Powell. From Boating to hiking, to stand up paddeling there is plenty of water adventures for everyone.

Antelope Canyon

22 minutes
A popular slot canyon on Navajo land. Known as a top photography spot in the American Southwest famous for the way the light shines through the canyon.

Directions & Travel Info

From Page, Arizona

Start out going south toward Glen Canyon Dr. Then after 0.08 miles turn right onto Glen Canyon Dr. Go 0.08 miles and take the 2nd right onto 11th Ave. just past Plateau Ct. If you reach S 10th Ave you’ve gone too far. Then go 0.23 miles and turn left onto N Navajo Dr. Go 0.48 miles and turn right onto N Lake Powell Blvd. N Lake Powell Blvd is just past 7th Ave. If you reach 6th Ave you’ve gone about 0.1 miles too far. Next, go 0.94 miles and turn right onto US-89 N (Crossing into Utah). US-89 N is 0.1 miles past Clubhouse Dr. Drive 15.80 miles and turn left onto Ethan Allen. In 300 feet take a right on the first cross street which becomes a dirt road called South Jacob Tank Road. Under Canvas is at the end of the dirt road.


From Lake Powell – Wahweap Marina

From the marina, turn right onto Wahweap Blvd. After 2.6 miles turn right onto US-89 N (Crossing into Utah). Drive 10.4 miles on US-89 N and take a left on Ethan Allen. In 300 feet take a right on the first cross street which becomes a dirt road called South Jacob Tank Road. Under Canvas is as the end of the dirt road.

Camp Map


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Seasonal and Locally Sourced Menu

We feature seasonal food and beverage offerings that prioritize locally-sourced ingredients from nearby purveyors.

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Complimentary S'mores

For dessert, we let you become the chefs with our complimentary s'mores packs and nightly campfires.

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Choose from a selection of wines, beers and canned cocktails to enjoy during dinner or around the campfire.

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Grab-and-Go Options

On the run for a day full of adventures? Snag breakfast, lunch or snacks to enjoy on the road, or trail.

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Dining Al Fresco

Dine out with unparalleled views overlooking a canyon rim, Lake Powell and Grand-Staircase-Escalante

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Healthy Options

Fuel your adventures with our always fresh and healthy options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Your Lake Powell-Grand Staircase Adventure Awaits!

Under Canvas offers locations around the U.S, including locations throughout the Grand Circle Road Trip. Book your stay at Under Canvas Lake Powell-Grand Staircase and continue the adventure at Under Canvas Grand Canyon, Under Canvas Moab, Under Canvas Zion and beyond.

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