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Cataract Canyon

Colorado River, Canyonlands National Park, UT
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Type: Canyons, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: White-water rafting
Owner description: An 18-mile stretch of the Colorado River near Moab, whose huge rapids draw people during the spring...
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Type: Canyons, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: White-water rafting
Owner description: An 18-mile stretch of the Colorado River near Moab, whose huge rapids draw people during the spring run-off.
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Tucson
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My husband and I booked the overnight Cataract Canyon rafting trip through Tag-a-long Expeditions and we are so glad we did. Ben was our guide assisted by Aubrey. We felt like royalty as they both made sure we were well taken care of. Our first day we rode 9 of the rapids and then camped. Ben and Aubrey fixed us... More 

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Moab Utah
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

I used to guide this section back in the day, doing 5 day non-motorized row trips. the scenery is fabulous, the first 2 or 3 days are relaxing float and walks, then a day and a half of rapids, and then some motoring off Lake Powell. More or less- the itinerary is different depending on the river flows- be flexible,... More 

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Alkmaar,Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

Whitewater,camping and Tag-A-Long make a superb combination. If you want the real thing, fantastic camping along the river (I've never even put up a tent, just slept under the stars) and have some time, take at least the 3 day option with Tag.

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Keller TX
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011 via mobile

The rapids are amazing, the scenery fabulous! Could not ask for a better stretch of river to raft. The water is cold! Make sure you bring rain gear.

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