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Smooth water rafting on the Colorado River in the Black Canyon National Water Trail. The trip starts near the base of the Hoover Dam and spends 3 hours traveling 12 miles downstream to Willow Beach Marina. Experience the amazing views of the Hoover...more
268 Lake Shore Rd, Lake Mead RV Village, Las Vegas, NV 89005-1202
+1 800-455-3490
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All reviews big horn sheep raft trip willow beach hoover dam hot springs boxed lunch our tour guide hour trip trip fun boulder city wonderful guide highly recommend this trip beautiful scenery three hours rented a car highlight of our trip vegas strip
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from Vegas. This was a great break from the strip. I was a little nervous because several reviews said “you will get wet”. I did not want to be wet and cold for hours!! I sat in the back and did not get...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never got to go on their tour because the operator scheduled me on the wrong day. We came to the Hoover Dam as a once in a lifetime trip, only to be waiting for 2 hours without anybody answering their phone and no one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mrskeppy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked our tour from the UK prior to arriving in Vegas and found the staff very helpful when we inquired what we should wear and would it be cold in November. We were picked up at the Stratosphere and taken to the dam where...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ger w
Reviewed December 18, 2018

This is a very interesting raft trip. We have taken it twice and the guides were very well informed about the details about the building of the dam . We stopped for lunch at a beach on the way and you could go in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jonette J
Reviewed December 14, 2018

I went in August and the heat was pretty intense, a day rafting on the Black Canyon River was a perfect alternative for a day trip. We put in at the Hoover Damn, very interesting stories, and meandered down the cold clear river with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dolly K
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Be sure to check this out when in Vegas. Top notch tour guide and amazing boat ride. The Canyon is so relaxing , water calm and clear. A packed lunch was provided. Got on at base of Hoover Dam, n my opinion it’s the only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chakra7Atlanta
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Jeff was our tour guide and he was great. The tour was just great, perfect length and they provided a great lunch and water bottle. we had a wonderful time listening to all of Jeff's stories and was able to look up the youtube he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cbellrn
Reviewed October 30, 2018

If ever in Vegas you must do this tour! Our guide Jeff was very personable and very informative. Spectacular views of the canyon. Crystal clear waters and very relaxing day. Our group became friends quickly on the drive there and everyone had a lot of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chakra7Atlanta
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time and it was worth every penny. It was informative as well as scenic. Plan on doing it again with our grandchildren!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lofse
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Recommend the raft trip down the Colorado River as a wonderful break from the Las Vegas city scene. It was a very hot day but the spray on the raft ride cooled us off. (yes you will get a little wet, especially sitting in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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August 5, 2018|
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Response from GinaL13 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how Hot weather is in October, but in addition to the comments above, you are provided with a Water bottle that y ou can re fill if you need...Make sure you have phone or camera for photos...your going to take a... More
Mariko M
April 24, 2018|
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Response from zekibey2 | Reviewed this property |
The trip back to Las Vegas took about 30 minutes and the river adventure was three hours. Because we did a combo trip (helicopter ride in the morning and then Black Canyon in the afternoon) we were picked up by Maverick... More
Penny M
April 4, 2017|
Response from Beth V |
There is a bit of a step getting onto the raft. there are not designated seats on the raft. We don't pickup in Las Vegas for the Postcard Tour. You would drive to our beginning spot.