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Moab Mountain Biking & Westwater Canyon Rafting Trips

  by Julie Trevelyan   What better way to truly experience the natural wonders of Utah than by both biking and rafting? On the Moab Biking-Westwater Rafting combo trip, you can whiz on mountain bike trails then raft the Colorado River. Win-win!   The La Sal Mountain Loop in the Manti-La Sal National Forest, near world-class Read More

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The Colorado River through Westwater Canyon

by Julie Trevelyan Colorado River Rafting through Westwater Canyon Rafting the Colorado River through Utah’s Westwater Canyon is a short but super memorable rafting vacation of a lifetime. Big water, gorgeous desert canyon walls, possible wildlife sightings such as bald eagles and ravens and maybe even river otters, and a tight three-day schedule all make Read More

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Utah River Rafting Trips: Green River Rafting through Desolation Canyon, Where the Adventure Runs Deep

by Julie Trevelyan Green River Rafting Trips through Desolation Canyon “Desolation” usually conjures images of loneliness. However, Desolation Canyon is lonely in the best sense of the word: remote, uncrowded, and still untouched by the world. We think it’s a sweet river to run; so much so, in fact, that we have five great reasons Read More

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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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Green River Rafting Trips In Lodore Canyon, Dinosaur National Monument

by Julie Trevelyan The Green River through the Gates of Lodore The Gates of Lodore are an impressive example of nature’s architecture. Towering 800 feet above the Green River, the canyon snakes its way through the Uinta Mountains of Colorado and Utah. This is a wonderful river rafting vacation to take for many reasons: diversity Read More

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Idaho River Rafting Trips: Salmon River Women’s Retreat

by Julie Trevelyan   Idaho’s Salmon River is wild, no doubt about that. As the country’s longest undammed river running through a single state, the Salmon provides a glimpse at the way rivers used to wind and roar and whisper through the landscape before humans attempted to corral them. Impressive whitewater rapids mark the Lower Read More

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Green River Lodore Canyon Trip Review: This trip was over the top!

    4-day Green River Rafting through Lodore Canyon in Dinosaur National Monument June 8-11, 2013   I especially liked the packing list!   I really liked the day we played volleyball, and the food was really good on the whole trip.   This trip was over the top!  A perfect combination of exciting rapids, Read More

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White Rim Trail Trip Review: Perfect Storm of Ecstatic Grandeur

    4-day White Rim Trail Mountain Biking in Canyonlands National Park May 21-24 We participated on the White Rim Trail portion of the SL Tribune and KUED’s documentary “The Utah Bucket List”.   Everything was 5 star.  Really!   Both Marcia, my wife, and I feel this was one of the all time great Read More

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Colorado Whitewater River Trips In Westwater Canyon; Utah’s “Little Grand Canyon”

    By Joe Ballent I recently had the privilege of guiding a two-day Colorado River Westwater trip with the family and river cohorts of long-time Holiday friend Dave Wiggins.  Members of this hard-charging and incredibly fun crew asked me great questions about the numerous trips Holiday offers.  When asked what my personal favorite trip Read More

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Cataract Canyon Rafting Trip Review: Holiday does it with style!

    5-day Colorado River through Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park May 20-24, 2013 The combination of a well organized web site and informed staff on the phone made reservations a breeze. When we first reserved, there were not enough clients to make the trip. Fortunately that changed, and reservation folks let us know Read More