San Juan River Rafting

The San Juan River offers some of the most amazing landscape found anywhere. From rainbow colored canyon walls to polished limestone swimming pools, this region always surprises and delights its visitors. From the canyon rim, we have an endless vista ...

Desolation Canyon

The great Tavaputs Plateau and Desolation Canyon are among the most remote areas of the continental United States. This area has been home to the Fremont Indians for thousands of years. You’ll find a remarkable array of flora and fauna ...

Westwater Canyon

Often called a miniature Grand Canyon, this segment of the Colorado River is the answer for the person who is short on time but wants it all…a wilderness canyon so stunningly beautiful you’ll have no choice but to leave the ...

Cataract Canyon

Legendary Cataract Canyon lies buried in the heart of Utah’s Canyonlands National Park. Our whitewater rafts offer fun and exciting transportation to side canyon grottos, waterfalls and ancient Pueblo ruins that are otherwise inaccessible. On this river rafting vacation...

3-day Cataract Canyon

Short on time? Looking for whitewater? Holiday now offers 3 day Cataract Canyon trips. In June, you could see some of the biggest whitewater in North America including the three famous Big Drops with just two nights on the river. ...

Lodore Canyon Rafting

Lodore was the first major canyon encountered by John Wesley Powell and his men on their 1869 expedition. It was a wild and untamed place, and yet exquisite in its beauty and grandeur. Powell’s adventures live on in the whitewater ...

Yampa River Rafting

The Yampa is WILD. The last undammed river on the Colorado River system. Through the years the Yampa has defied many attempts to dam its free flow, several by congress, and the most formidable in 1965 by Mother Nature.

Utah River Rafting Trips

The great state of Utah offers world class whitewater rafting for all ages and ability levels. Utah River Rafting trips not only have some of the most memorable whitewater rapids of The Colorado River but many lesser known and equally thrilling rafting trips, all part of the ‘Colorado River System’.  In the heart of the Colorado Plateau, the Green, Yampa, and San Juan all flow into the Colorado River; each one present unique moments of inspiration and adventure for you and your loved ones to share. This multitude of river miles means it’s easy to find a perfect trip for all ages and ability levels.  You can enjoy non-motorized oar rafts, high activity paddle rafts, individual inflatable kayaks and stand-up paddle boards on most of our Utah River Rafting trips.

While people come to our state for the notorious Whitewater rafting excitement, they tend to come back for the whole experience. From the 1st riverfront meal to the last glowing side canyon, Holiday aims to please and mother nature always abides. While river trips on the Colorado aren’t always in Colorado… they aren’t ever what you think, these river trips are always a bit more. As our motto says, when it comes to Utah River Rafting trips, “you have to go to know.”

Utah River Rafting Desolation Canyon Trips