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Oct 11, 2012
“An amazing way to spend your birthday”
May 12, 2012
“A day on the ropes”
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Guided canyoneering (rappelling down slot canyons), kayak, & hiking tours, individual instruction and team building exercises in the Southern Nevada Area
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1557 Foothill Dr Ste A106, Boulder City, NV 89005-1843
+1 866-288-7066
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

We had such a great day kayaking on the Colorado River. It was really hard to find these guys, but we're so glad we did. The service was personal and our guide's knowledge of the area was great. One of those days you'll remember forever,...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2012

I had the chance to spend some time out in Vegas a while back and though the sites and sounds of the strip are great the best part was when I went out canyoneering with the Desert Rats crew. I've done basic repels and climbs...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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Reviewed May 11, 2012

My wife and I took out our teenagers on the all day trip down the Colorado River. We had a great time with John, our guide. His knowledge of the Dam was very informative, and my kids actually enjoyed it. We stopped along the way,...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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Reviewed April 18, 2012

I had the greatest time trying Canyoneering. The instruction was clear & precise. The fun & adventure was endless. I am going back in a couple of weeks to do this again. Highly recommend this place!

Date of experience: March 2012
Thank frosteez
Reviewed December 9, 2011

Desert RATS provided transportation from/to Vegas, kayaks & equipment, permits, lunch & snacks and a wonderful guide for our all day Colorado River trip below Hoover Dam. The tour consisted of just the two of us and Darrell, who was a great kayaking/hiking guide, always...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed October 27, 2011

Want to get out and see more then the Las Vegas strip? Go for half day or full day hike, kayak or try some canyoneering. Great guides and very reasonable. Was the highlight of our trip!! Shannon & Chris Toronto Canada

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed September 18, 2011

This was the highlight of our entire trip to Las Vegas. This was the fourth time my wife and I had been to Las Vegas in the last 5 years and people always ask why we keep going back. This is the reason. We had...More

Date of experience: September 2011
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Reviewed August 12, 2011

John, one of the owners of Desert RATS kindly took me out kayaking on Lake Mead, Nevada. He is very knowledgeable, personable and a great person to kayak with as he just seemed to know when to impart information and when to be still, so...More

Date of experience: August 2011
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Reviewed July 12, 2011

Went on a canoe trip in the early morning of july 5th. John picked us up at the hotel on time. John was very informative with things in the area. He was very friendly. We had never canoed before so john gave us lessons which...More

Date of experience: July 2011
Thank hopeful2win1
Reviewed July 8, 2011

We just returned from Vegas and I had to review this tour since it was our favorite. My wife and I went down the river beginning at Hoover Dam; roughly 12 miles total. Our guide's name was Darryl, a great guy with lots of knowledge...More

Date of experience: July 2011
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