Green River, Utah – March 10, 2012 – Well-known Utah river rafting outfit, Holiday River Expeditions, is expanding their mountain biking tour program. The new trip will be called “Iconic Moab Day Rides” and it features four days of guided mountain biking in spectacular Moab, Utah. The trip is based out of luxurious Moab Springs Ranch. The level and ambition of the group on each particular ride will decide the difficulty and route of this extreme mountain biking trip.

Groups can decide between such iconic biking trails as AmasaBack, the 24-Hours of Moab Loop, Klondike Bluffs, Sovereign Trail, Monitor & Merrimack, sections of the White Rim, sections of the Kokopelli Trail, or Onion Creek. Transportation to the rides, as well as breakfast and lunch is included. Biking groups will have the opportunity to ride world renowned trails like “Slick Rock Trail”. Groups will also experience challenging climbs, breathtaking views, and heart-thumping descents in beautiful Canyonlands National Park.

“We believe that this mountain biking trip will become one of our favorites,” said Karen Johnson, Holiday River Expedition’s manager. “We spent some time putting together something that would challenge bikers at every level of riding proficiency.”

Holiday River Expeditions also offers five other mountain biking trips that are wildly popular each year. The White Rim Trail is a 3-4 day bike trip available from April to October and it is for those with intermediate mountain biking skills. San Rafael Swell is a 4-day bike trip through an area known as “The Swell”, which is a 3,000 foot fold of sandstone located on the Colorado Plateau. This bike trip is also for intermediate skilled riders and is available on request.

“The Maze” located in Canyonlands National Park has long been a favorite for hikers and bikers. This is 4-day trip that is available between September 25-28 and upon request. It includes some of the most incredible natural landscape in America as well as sheer vertical uplifts and plunging gorges.  If you are short on time, then the La Sal Mountain Loop biking trip is perfect. This is a 2-day bike trip that includes wilderness riding through giant Ponderosa Pines and it’s for beginners and intermediate riders. This trip is available on Saturdays during July and August.

Lastly, Yampa Bench is 2-days of mountain biking in Moab available in June for intermediate bikers. This trip includes 46 miles of riding on dirt roads that run between the Blue Mountains and a visit to “Jenny Lind Rock”, a petrified sand dune.

For over 40 years, Holiday River Expeditions has hosted guided white water rafting trips down the Colorado and Green Rivers and they offer many amazing rafting trips for every age group and skill level. All food and transportation is included in trip prices. Adventure seekers won’t find more exciting, fun or spectacular scenery anywhere and many visitors return each year to experience the thrill of mountain biking and white water rafting all over again.


About Holiday River Expeditions

For over 46 years, Holiday River Expeditions has offered white water rafting trips, and hiking and biking trips on the Colorado and Green Rivers. These thrilling trips offer breathtaking scenery on the ride of your life through the Grand Canyon, Westwater Canyon, and Cataract Canyon among others. They also offer Family Rafting Trips.


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