2017 Colorado River Rafting through the Grand Canyon

2017 Colorado River Rafting trips through the Grand Canyon Rafting the Grand Canyon offers a phenomenal variety of vistas, camps, waterfalls, rapids, side canyons, archaeological ruins, and other attraction sites to enjoy and explore. Allowing time to visit these places is the essence of every  Grand Canyon Rafting trip. Our paddle and oar powered whitewater Read More

From Those Who Need no Convincing : A Holiday take on Why Fodor’s listed Utah as the #1 Place to Visit in 2016

  Earlier this winter, Fodor’s top travel company picked Utah as the 2016 #1 places to visit in the World.  You don’t have to convince us! Folks join Holiday River  for the numerous whitewater river adventures we offer, but they keep coming back because there is simply too much to take in on one rafting Read More

Motor-less Memories

  By Lauren Wood Martin Litton, a beloved environmentalist and harbinger for wilderness died November 30th, but his legacy lives on in the policies and parks he fought for and the friends he influenced along the way. Dee Holladay and Martin Litton met at a Western River Guides Association meeting in 1972’.  As Sue Holladay Read More

Grand Canyon Trip Review: The Little Colorado Was Spectacular

Rafting The Grand Canyon Through Grand Canyon National Park June 24, 2014 I really liked each of the guides. They were very different and each had his/her strengths and distinct personality. The blend truly added to the experience. Thank you again. What a great family trip that my 22 yr old son and my 14 Read More

Grand Canyon Youth: Unwavering enthusiasm and love for all things river

By Joe Ballent   There’s really no way to recapture river magic except by getting out there again.  Someone who knows this better than most is former Holiday River Expeditions guide Emma Wharton.  Bursting with energy and quick to smile, Emma has had river water in her veins for years.  After her days at Holiday, Read More

Zoroaster, Nautiloid, Hermit and Sockdolager… names from Sci-Fi?

By Katherine Ferguson   Pretend this is you… back when you were maybe 8 or 10, on a summer vacation “RV-Trip-‘o’-the-west” with your parents, and maybe a bratty younger sister or brother. After 3,000 miles of stories about the magnitude of The Grand Canyon, its shear size and majesty, your family pulls up to a Read More