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Grand Canyon Expeditions

641 N Highway 89, Kanab, UT 84741-3128
+1 800-544-2691
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Life Changing Dream Come True with GCE

Just realized this review never was published when I wrote back in July 2017,,so posting again... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Timkglenn
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New York, New York, United States
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Unwanted guest at a family reunion

Two of us completed the motorized trip of about 10 days over the 4th of July 2017. The guides and... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
dhv4ll
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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Experience areas of Grand Canyon that are only found from the water, explore side canyons that hide emerald pools, hidden waterfalls, beautiful flowers and plants, and wildlife that is just as laid back as you are. Relax and enjoy sleeping under the endless tapestry of stars, eating delicious meals, and letting life on the Colorado River become part of who you are. Grand Canyon Expeditions rafting tours create memories that last a lifetime.Join us on the Colorado River and see what 50 years of rafting the Grand Canyon brings. Our intimate knowledge of the Grand Canyon and its breathtaking geologic features, rich historical sites, and hidden wonders, make your vacation an experience, and not just a Colorado River whitewater trip. During your Grand Canyon rafting experience our guides will take you on tours that include everything from hiking and swimming in side canyons to running class IV whitewater rapids that spray refreshing jets of liquid diamonds into the air.Let our experienced guides show you the wonders of the Grand Canyon on one of our guided raft tours. We also provide special interest trips focusing on the canyon's archeology, ecology, geology, and history. Call us or book online today to book the adventure of a lifetime - a Grand Canyon rafting trip with Grand Canyon Expeditions!
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just realized this review never was published when I wrote back in July 2017,,so posting again now, February 2018.... Just landed back home in New York City City after absolutely life-changing week with Grand Canyon Expeditions (GCE) riding the Colorado River through the entire length...More

Thank Timkglenn
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

Two of us completed the motorized trip of about 10 days over the 4th of July 2017. The guides and their helpers were well qualified and appropriately concerned with safety and cleanliness. They were well informed about the river and its history. The company manages...More

4  Thank dhv4ll
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

It was a catered, piloted, and guided tour of the canyon, every guide was awesome, all the food was excellent, and everyone had an amazing time being away from it all. The staff is all amazing they have to be chefs, geologists, pilots, hiking leads,...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

Grand Canyon River Expedition is a Professional Company that does everything in their power to create a fantastic and safe experience for all!! GREG and EMILY, our Captains were the best hosts ever !! The food was amazing and we cannot say enough about the...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

So few postings about dory trips so here are some notes after my June, 2017 trip. This is all I can fit in 20,000 characters even with poor grammar! RM = "River Mile" measured in miles from Lee’s Ferry (RM0). Day 0 Orientation in a...More

3  Thank Dean L
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Fourteen members of our family went on a 8 day motorized rafting trip in July 2017 with Grand Canyon Expeditions, GCEX, and every single detail of the trip was impeccable. Our youngest was 11 and our oldest was 75 and everyone had a fantastic time....More

Thank Adam E
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

My husband and I did an 8 day rafting trip in the Canyon in 1995 as a young married couple. We said that we wanted to come back with our children once we had them and they were old enough. 22 years later, with our...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2017

Overall outstanding trip and highly advise for anyone looking for their first Grand Canyon rafting experience – the 8 day motorized rafting trip from Lee’s Ferry to Pierce’s ferry provides a way to see the whole stretch of the Grand Canyon in an efficient amount...More

2  Thank eastrob
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

This was my second time to raft the Grand Canyon with Grand Canyon Expeditions. I am so happy I went with them again. In the 8 years since my last trip, they have made some improvements that enhanced the experience. They really listen to their...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Took the motor trip. GREAT Trip! Captains Den and Duffy were outstanding guides, and were Cleata and Kristin. They were all technically proficient as well as professional and fun. The food was tasty, well prepared and plentiful. The Canyon and River of course were both...More

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myernie
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Response from Dean L | Reviewed this property |
Indeed there is. Actually there is as much hiking as rafting. Day to day it varies a lot depending how many miles they want to make that day. Some of the hikes can be challenging. Our group was primarily 50+ and most... More
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belkm
June 23, 2017|
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Response from Dan C | Reviewed this property |
There is a strap to step on to get on and off the raft but you will still need to able to roll onto the deck from the strap if you can't step up. The bad back may be an issue as you are sitting for extended periods in not... More
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