Owners, Steve & Susan Dodson, Paria Outpost & OutfittersSteve and Susan Dodson have lived in areas of beauty together for over thirty years.  They built the Paria Outpost with their own hands.

Steve Dodson is a Utah Licensed General Building Contractor who enjoys hiking, fishing, and guiding folks to explore the unique formations and the remote backcountry in his own backyard.  For over ten years, Steve has explored back roads and canyons.  Steve will show you some of the most spectacular sites of the area.

Susan Dodson, Paria Outpost & OutfittersSusan Dodson holds a Master of Science Degree in Biology.  She has held positions as a Chemist III with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Contaminants specialist with U. S. Fish & Wildlife Service, and moved to the area twenty years ago to be the Aquatic Ecologist with the National Park Service at Lake Powell in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.  Susan taught public school from grades 6 – 12 through college level courses.  Susan enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, swimming, and fishing.  She is Susan's AKC Doberman Pinscher Puppies that she raises at Paria Outpost & Outfittersknowledgeable on the flora, fauna, and natural environment, and is always happy to share information about the area.  Susan’s hobbies include raising and riding her AQHA horse Starbuck Bueno, and breeding AKC Doberman Pinscher dogs.

Steve Dodson, Paria Outpost & OutfittersSteve and Susan Dodson invite you to visit them while you are in the area.  They look forward to becoming your hosts, your guides, your cooks, and your friends.



Steve & Susan Dodson, owners, Paria Outpost & Outfitters