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Rafting the Colorado River through Cataract Canyon

by Julie Trevelyan Rafting the Colorado River through Utah’s famous Cataract Canyon is the river rafting adventure of a lifetime for many people. Cataract Canyon, which swirls its way through the heart of beautiful Canyonlands National Park, is renowned for its tremendous whitewater rapids, gorgeous canyon walls that tower up to the incredible blue sky, Read More

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Timid about Whitewater Rafting? Splash Your Fears in the Face

By Haley Strand One of the top reasons we human beings don’t experience things in life is because of fear. That small four letter word has a giant impact on our lives and the choices we make. Whitewater rafting can be scary to some. Frightening, daunting, or terrifying even. I know because I’ve been there. Read More

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5 Easy Steps to Book Your Next Whitewater Rafting Trip

By Haley Strand   Are you thinking about going on a rafting trip?  Is this something new you’ve never done before? Don’t worry, you aren’t the only one. Booking a trip for a new adventure can sometimes be stressful. You might not know what the best trip would be for your family or you might Read More

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Spend Your Birthday on the River: Five Reasons You Must!

  By Haley Strand I’ve spent many birthdays on the river. It has become a tradition over the last few years. A tradition I look forward to every year. There seem to be a lot of different attitudes around a birthday, so whether you are excited to turn one year older, or you simply want Read More

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Is the River Calling to You? You Might be a River Rat If…

By Haley Strand               Your Chaco tan lines are still visible the next summer You constantly say, “That’s not how we do it on the river.” Your ammo can is a decorative piece in your home Bugs don’t bother you; in fact, you welcome them You have a river Read More

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GO NOW: 8 Utah Adventures To Cure Your Spring Fever

By Joe, Lauren & Karen You can see and feel the change.  Longer days, budding flowers, and that same tell-tale itch you have for getting OUT! Roofs begin to feel stifling, work days seem a bit less engaging and you need to cure the adventurous fever your running. Don’t worry, we’ve got all the whitewater, relaxation and Read More

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GoPro tips for your Whitewater Rafting Trip

By Joe Ballent Fellow outdoor enthusiasts, you may have noticed over the last couple years that you’re seeing more and more GoPros out there.  Cool!  The video quality has only gotten better with each generation, and these bad boys can shoot upwards of 200 fps (frames per second), which means you as the adventurer can Read More

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Westwater Canyon Trip Review: A Job Well Done, Holiday!

Camping & Rafting The Colorado River’s Westwater Canyon July 01 Your Guides are the best of any I have experienced anywhere in the world. As a repeat Holiday Expeditions guest I was not disappointed.  I did Westwater to introduce my friend to whitewater rafting and, although a totally different experience, it was as enjoyable as Read More

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Westwater Canyon Trip Review: A Fine Blend Of Serious & Fun Entertainment

A Colorado River Rafting Trip Through Westwater Canyon June 05 We had Randy and Dave for guides and they were terrific! The hikes we took were lots of fun and educational too. We enjoyed the blend of goofiness (water fights, washers) and serious entertainment (geology, nature info, eagle watching, petroglyphs, hikes). The food was also marvelous. Read More

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Westwater Canyon Trip Review: Thank You For Providing & Promoting Eco Friendly Tourism

Westwater Canyon River Rafting On The Colorado River June 05 Outstanding guides. Dave had an infectious interest in geology and the native habitat. Randy was an outstanding boatman. The food was outstanding. It is hard to believe that the guides were able to make ice cream in the middle of nowhere. This was my second Read More