Campers’ Guide to Antelope Canyon

Posted June 25, 2019 by in Antelope Slot Canyon, Camping at Antelope Canyon, Tour Info, Weather in Antelope Canyon

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Camping near Antelope Canyon is an experience like no other. Adventurers get to experience the natural beauty of Page, Arizona while also stopping by Antelope Canyon for an eye-opening tour that teaches them about the Canyon and Navajo culture. How can a camper prepare for such a trip? Here are some things you should know about Antelope Canyon camping before setting off on your journey.


The weather in Arizona tends to be fairly moderate year-round, with snowfall being a rarity. You will want to make sure you bring a protective hat, UV-blocking sunglasses, and SPF sunscreen on your trip, as the desert sun can be very intense whether it is summer or winter. Wear layers when visiting the Canyon itself, as temperatures tend to fluctuate inside its walls.

Keep in mind that your Upper Antelope Canyon experience will differ depending on what time of year you visit. The summertime brings beautiful light beams that Antelope is famous for, while the wintertime offers beautiful changing colors on the walls of the slot canyon. Both experiences are unique and lovely, with the off-season offering visitors a less crowded experience and shorter wait times.

Camp Sites

There are some fantastic sites available for Antelope Canyon camping. Here are a few of the best:

Visit these campsites on the web to learn more about their options for camping near Antelope Canyon. Different sites will be beneficial for different campers. For instance, Alstrom Point is a great choice for off-roaders, while Wahweap Marina is an excellent option for those wanting to experience the beauty of Lake Powell during their visit.

Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours

Picking the right tour will further enhance your Antelope Canyon camping experience. Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours offers upper canyon tours for visitors of all ages, with children ages zero to 12 receiving a discounted rate. The Guided Sightseers Tour is great for all ages. You will be guided by a member of the Navajo Nation through the Canyon’s most popular areas, learning about its history and the Navajo people along the way.

Now that you know how to prepare for camping near Antelope Canyon, get in touch with us to learn more about our tours and pricing. We can help you have the most unique Antelope Canyon camping experience possible.