Explore Little Sahara Recreation Area
With convenient access to Interstate 15, as well as State Route 132, the BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn of Nephi is the ideal place to stay for travelers looking to explore central Utah’s unique outdoor recreation opportunities. When you stay with us, you’re less than an hour from the Little Sahara Recreation Area.
From our hotel, head north on Main Street before making a left on State Route 132/100 N, following signs for Delta. Continue heading west on State Route 132 until you make a right onto Route 1812. In just short of 14 miles, turn left and the recreation site will be on the right.
With around 60,000 acres of sand dunes, as well as sagebrush flats and trails, Little Sahara Recreation Area is one of the most popular areas in the state for ATV and dirt bike riding. Visit throughout the warmer months to participate in events like the AMA National Hare & Hound Series and USRA Motocross competitions. Stay at the the BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn of Nephi to take advantage of ample truck, trailer, and RV parking the night before taking your motorcycle, ATV, or dune buggy out to the dunes.
Little Sahara also makes for a unique desert hike. Check out two of the world's biggest sand boxes, which are off limits to vehicles and horseback riders. Visit in the spring, summer, or fall for the best weather conditions.
After a day at the dunes, the BEST WESTERN Paradise Inn of Nephi makes the perfect retreat. Just a 50-minute drive from Little Sahara, we invite you back to soak in our heated indoor pool and relax your muscles in our hot tub. Rest easy and wake up to a complimentary continental breakfast before you get back out there. With such a convenient location and a long list of perks, we’re the easy choice for Utah visitors in search of an outdoor adventure.