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Colorado River Ride

Colorado River Scenic Byway, Moab, UT
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Ranked #18 of 50 attractions in Moab
Type: Biking Trails
Activities: Mountain biking
Description: Scenic and exhilarating mountain bike route that follows the Colorado River Scenic Byway.
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NYC
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We did a three day trip with Holiday River Expeditions! This was our second trip with them. A topnotch, well run, and very well respected outfitter. Our final night's feast was flier mignon and salmon! Nothing beats sleeping under the stars (we don't use a tent) and the guides are terrific. Recommend them highly.

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Herriman, Utah
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was a fun rafting ride for a family with 2 kids and a grandma who came too. There are a lot of calm slow areas on the river with a handful of little rapids. The Adventure Center staff were all wonderful and tried to help keep us entertained during the "slow" sections of the river. We did the "Full... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

we had a wonderful time with Canyon Voyages. Leaders are very hard working and will do the best to accommodate you..highly recommend this outfit

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paulav
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We decided to take the evening tour down the Colorado River in Moab and it was one of my favorite tours I have ever taken.

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Fremantle, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Having rafted in Alaska, Borneo, Vietnam and New Zealand, I was expecting great things of the Colorado river. I was not disappointed. The rapids were extremely tame with only a brief class III section. However, that didn't matter as the views of the canyon walls in the Fisher Towers section of the river will remain with me forever. I shall... More

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Forest Grove, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

It was very hot when we visited. We had not planned to raft, but we came in the scenic highway along the Colorado River and having met river rafting decided to spend a half day on the river. WELL WORTH IT!!

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Ramsey, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Pretty mellow ride as whitewater rafting goes. Class 1, 2, & 3 rapids with slow and mellow lazy river in between. But if you have kids or simply want to soak in the scenery, nice trip. We did the whole day trip and stopped for a BBQ lunch. Food was fine. Our guide McKay told good stories and accommodated the... More

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

A jet boat trip down colaroda river thur canoung cliffs .saw beatyful scenery ,. The binned you can get ther was really nice & staff was very helpful.

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Panama city,fl
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We went on the Dinner and scenic River Ride. The 'Dinner ' was in a large building , not on a boat. There was about 140 people in one room. The food was very good, but the boat ride was crowded and the light show we were promised was a truck, following the boat down a road, shining a hugh... More

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Cocoa, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We took the all day ride which I recommend , if not half day morning. Better rapids on the first part of the trip. The whole day includes lunch. Our guide Lars was very informative, he loves the water & the rocks. You do get wet, so where clothes you can get wet in. There are spots they let you... More

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