Pick from a variety of specialty river rafting trips to elevate your rafting experience to the next level! Learn something new about the world or yourself while having the vacation of a lifetime. Are you active, creative, meditative, adventurous, or just plain curious? Holiday River Expeditions has a specialty trip for everyone. Each trip features a special guest facilitator, experts in their fields and fascinating humans in their own right.
For example, you could experience the pristine dark skies of Utah and Colorado on our dark sky stargazing trips, one for every month of the summer. Or, learn to roll a kayak and paddle your own way through rapids in our whitewater kayaking workshop. Meet your muse and work with renowned artist Michal Onyon on the San Juan River during our women’s watercolor workshop. If hiking’s your thing, sign up for our fall extended hiking trip through Labyrinth and Cataract canyons.
Our Balance and Flow series incorporates trips dedicated to yoga and stand-up paddle boards. River historian Roy Webb provides historic interpretation on our retro Yampa trip. Learn from three distinguished naturalists on specialty rafting trips on the San Juan River, in Cataract Canyon, and through Lodore Canyon in Dinosaur National Monument. Or, talk to one of our trip consultants about organizing a custom charter trip for your own private group of friends or family.