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We meet for your trip in Green River, Utah at Holiday River Expeditions headquarters.  Please refer to your confirmation packet for your meeting time. Some trips have a pre-trip meeting the night before at 8:00pm, other trips meet at 7:00 or 8:00am the day your trip begins.  Our headquarters is located 1/4 mile east of the Green River Bridge, across the highway from the Motel 6 and behind the Comfort Inn.  If you plan on arriving in Green River by shuttle, bus, Amtrak, or plane, call our office ahead of time (801-266-2087) to make arrangements to have you and your gear transported to our headquarters the morning of the trip. Also please give any last-minute updates to our headquarters directly at (435-564-3273).   If you are driving, your car can be left at our headquarters.

If you are flying,you can fly to Salt Lake City located 180 miles northwest of Green River, Utah.  From there you can rent a car or take a shuttle to Green River.  If you need assistance with your travel arrangements, please ask your Holiday River Expedition reservation agent.

***United Airlines/ SkyWest Airlines recently began commercial flights in & out of Moab Airport connecting through Denver.

Lodging before and after your trip can be booked at one of six locations:

  • River Terrace Inn 435‑564‑3401 (locally owned, pool, hot tub, full breakfast, riverside rooms available) *10% discount
  • Comfort Inn 435‑564‑3300 (inside pool, hot tub, continental breakfast – in front of our headquarters) *10% discount
  • First Choice Inns 435-564-4439 (inside pool, hot tub, full breakfast – west of our headquarters)
  • Super 8 435-564-8888 (inside pool, hot tub, refrigerator, microwave)
  • Motel 6 435‑564‑3436 (pool, kids free, lower rates)
  • Sleepy Hollow 435-564-8189 (clean with lower rates)

*When making advance reservations at the River Terrace Inn or Comfort Inn, mention that you are on a Holiday River Expedition trip and you will be extended a discounted rate on your room. You will need a trip invoice at check-in.


If you are camping out, there are two campgrounds in Green River: the Green River State Park (no pool, lower rates and may have mosquitoes – call 435-564-3633 to make reservations), and the KOA Campground (435-564-8195 – across from our headquarters).

Air Service to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Transportation Options from Salt Lake City to Green River:

Rental Cars

Once in Salt Lake City most of our guests rent-a-car and drive to our meeting point.

All rental cars are located in both terminals of the Salt Lake City Airport.

  • Salt Lake City to Green River 180 miles

Shuttle Service to Green River