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Scared of Bats? This Resort Might Change Your Opinion

by Mary Melnick

Oct 11, 2023

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Destinations / North America

A Halloween experience like no other, family travelers can enjoy the magic of the season while supporting a crucial cause at The Moab Resort. The resort invites guests to dive into the unique world of bats and witness their extraordinary contribution to our ecosystem. A member of Bat Conservation International, the resort is on a mission to raise awareness about bat conservation and showcase the important role they play in our ecosystem.



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Nestled in the heart of Utah’s captivating landscape, The Moab Resort became a beacon of environmental responsibility, actively preserving the local ecosystem of its delightful bat population. With bat boxes located throughout the property and at each elevator tower; bat-themed coloring books; and Stellaluna, the beloved book and movie about a young fruit bat available for check-out at the front desk, families can experience the wonder of the mysterious world of bats, making their stay an unforgettable Halloween experience.


At first, many guests at The Moab Resort might be worried about the resident bat population, but the resort swiftly takes action to educate guests, implementing practices to protect bat habitats and even get the youngest guests interested by naming the bats during their stay. As a result of these efforts, the creatures have become beloved inhabitants and turn guests’ trips into an engaging adventure generating a well-deserved appreciation for bats.


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