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Western River Expeditions

Las Vegas, NV 84121
+1 866-904-1160
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Everyone needs to take this trip at least once

For us a vacation needs to be immersive to be over the top and this trip was that in every way... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Seattle, Washington
Trip of a Lifetime!

This was one of my all-tme favorite trips! As a 60-something woman traveling with some... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Western River Expeditions - Day Trips are the best commercial, all-inclusive, rafting expeditions through the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River. 6 & 7 day trips through the Grand Canyon begin at Lee's Ferry Arizona (river-mile "0"). A flight from Las Vegas to Marble Canyon is provided, where you will meet your guides. 6 & 7 day trips end at Whitmore Wash, several miles below Lava Falls Rapid with a helicopter flight out to Bar 10 Ranch on the north rim of Grand Canyon. 3 & 4 day trips begin at Whitmore Wash (river-mile 188) with a 7 minute helicopter flight from Bar 10 Ranch. 4 day guests will enjoy 1 night of ranch activities before the helicopter flight into the canyon. Flight destinations in and out of Bar 10 Ranch are Las Vegas and Marble Canyon. 3 & 4 day trips end at Lake Mead. A jetboat speeds guests to Pearce Ferry where a charter bus will then take them past Hoover Dam to Las Vegas.
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Las Vegas, NV 84121
+1 866-904-1160

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Reviewed 2 days ago

For us a vacation needs to be immersive to be over the top and this trip was that in every way. Their river guides were amazing and a special shout out to our boat guides, Ronnie and Alex, and Jeff and Marty. All were knowledgable,...More

Thank MandH_Adventures
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was one of my all-tme favorite trips! As a 60-something woman traveling with some 70-somethings, we were all happily challenged but comfortable throughout the trip. There were a wide variety of ages and stages on our trip - ranging from some very cute 9...More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great Trip. Knowledgeable, experienced guides. Bucket List item checked off. Excellent side trips. Excellent meals prepared by staff. Many rapids - spectator.

Thank Evert A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the 3 day 2 night rafting trip and it was truly more than I expected. A true experience to camp and see the beauty of the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon. Our guides, the Newty brothers, Evan and Steven were fantastic and...More

Thank gibbles007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I LOVED this trip! Being in the Grand Canyon and on the Colorado River for 3 days was surreal. I came with my dad, brother, and two teenage nieces, and then we were with a larger group of 27 people. We all loved it! The...More

Thank Deann A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have only seen the Grand Canyon from the rim-- you are missing a full experience. This rafting trip is so much more than the rafting...hiking to caves...swimming in waterfallS. This part of the canyon seen by boat, has a full history of discovery...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have always wanted to raft through the Grand Canyon but my family wasn't sure about it. A 3 day trip became my gift for my 50th birthday and we all LOVED it!! First, let me say that with the j-rig boats that Western uses,...More

Thank Jennifertrap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The magnificence and beauty of the canyon and the rush of the rapids was phenomenal! Our raft guides, Stephen and Kiefer, were the best! They were very knowledgeable on the history of the canyon and river and they had great stories that they shared with...More

Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an amazing experience start to finish, took the 6 day trip. I would give it 6 stars if I could. This was an excellently run trip with experienced guides who knew their business and worked like dogs to make us comfortable and happy....More

1  Thank TEBlaise
SHarmer0909, Front Office Manager at Western River Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for being so complimentary of our guides. We are proud of them as well. We're glad you chose to travel with Western River on our Grand Canyon 6-day trip. It is an amazing adventure. Cordially, Sandy Harmer Grand Canyon Reservations Mgr.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Western River has this trip completely filed in. Their guides kno the river not only for optimal whitewater fun (and safety) but they also know the history of the canyon and can explain it in detail. That added another amazing layer to the trip that...More

1  Thank stevenbentley22
SHarmer0909, Front Office Manager at Western River Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments about your recent Grand Canyon trip. We're glad you enjoyed the personal attention from our guides. Thanks for traveling with us. Sandy Harmer Grand Canyon Reservation Mgr.

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July 13, 2017|
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Response from darlyn02 | Reviewed this property |
I would advise you to contact Western River directly. They are extremely helpful!
June 29, 2017|
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Response from darlyn02 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others - the temperature is tolerable - mainly because there is NO humidity! I see you are from FL - 100 on the river is not like 100 in FL. I took the 6 day in the Grand Canyon years ago and we took a... More
Stephanie D
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Brian M | Property representative |
If you are asking specifically about the Grand Canyon trip, then my answer is a "qualified" no. Obviously, every woman and pregnancy is different, but the concerns are not just about the physically demanding nature of the... More