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Colorado River Cataract Canyon Rafting 1 Day – (CA0)

Do you want an intense white water rafting adventure but only have a day in Moab Utah? Or do you want to see the back country of Canyonlands National Park but don’t like camping? If you said yes to either of these questions, then the Cataract Canyon One Day is for you! Join us as we cruise down the flat water of Canyonlands, blast through the rapids of Cataract Canyon, then accelerate across Lake Powell to Hite Marina at the days end. Don’t let limited time keep you from this must-do Utah Rafting Adventure.

Adventure Seasons

April-September First-timer
April-September Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
June-September Family
April-September Adventure seeker
April-September Extreme
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Colorado River Cataract Canyon Rafting Express 3 Day – (CA2)

Cataract Canyon offers 28 Grand Canyon style rapids. These are some of the most well known and respected whitewater rapids in the world; “Ben Hurt”, “Powell’s Pocket Watch”, “Capsize”, and the three spectacular rapids in the “Big Drop” series, the steepest section on the mighty Colorado river. Go on a 3-day/2-night white water rafting adventure where you’ll hit every one of the 28, Class III-V, white water rapids as you would on a longer trip. Expect some hiking and off river exploration. And don’t forget to look at the constellations. Star gazing is amazing on dark nights. If your goal is to hit the big white water without using all your vacation, the Express has your name on it!

Adventure Seasons

June-October First-timer
June-October Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
June-October Family
April-October Adventure seeker
April-October Extreme
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Colorado River Cataract Canyon Rafting Overnighter 2 Day – (CA1)

If you want a Colorado River rafting experience but don’t have a lot of time, then this trip is the one for you. In the Cataract Canyon Blast, we’ll get you down through Grand Canyon style rapids in only 2 days. This is the rafting adventure that won’t eat up all your vacation and yet will leave you feeling as if you have escaped into the peace and serenity only Canyonlands National Park can give you.

Adventure Seasons

June-October First-timer
June-October Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
mid-June to October Family
April to mid-May Adventure seeker
mid-May to mid-June Extreme
Running the rapids in one of our specially designed J-Rig rafts

Colorado River Cataract Canyon Rafting Favorite 4 Day – (CA3)

Discover peace as you float on the flat water sections through Canyonlands National Park. Serenity as you sit on a sandy beach stargazing. Awe as you learn about the primitive cultures that called this fertile desert home. And excitement while crashing through the intense white water Major John Wesley Powell made a first descent through a little over 100 years ago. This is the Cataract Canyon Favorite with time to relax near, play on, and explore around the Colorado River. It’s the rafting adventure of a lifetime.

Adventure Seasons

June-October First-timer
June-October Beginner
Spring: Teens & up Family
June-October Family
April-October Adventure seeker
April-October Extreme
Paddle Raft Big Water

Colorado River Rapids, Rapids, Rapids; Westwater Canyon and Cataract Canyon Rafting Combination – (WC4)

This combination of Westwater and Cataract Canyons on the Colorado River is the absolute best whitewater and back country experience in Moab Utah. Spend 2 days and one night in Westwater floating through the black rocks of the Vishnu Schist, one night in a hotel room, then 4 days, 3 nights on Cataract Canyon. This is intense Utah whitewater rafting.

Adventure Seasons

June-October Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
June-October Family
April-October Adventure seeker
April-October Extreme
Paddle Raft Big Water

Colorado River Cataract Canyon Powell’s Rafting Expedition 5 Day – (CA4)

Discover peace as you float on the flat water sections through Canyonlands National Park. Serenity as you sit on a sandy beach stargazing. Awe as you learn about the primitive cultures that called this fertile desert home. And excitement while crashing through the intense white water Major John Wesley Powell made a first descent through a little over 100 years ago. This is the Cataract Canyon Powell Expedition with time to relax near, play on, and explore around the Colorado River. It’s the rafting adventure of a lifetime.

Adventure Seasons

June-September First-timer
June-September Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
June-September Family
April-September Adventure seeker
April-September Extreme
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Green River Self-Guided Canoe & Guided Colorado River Cataract Canyon Rafting Combination – (SC3)

The Green River is known for its remote back country solitude through Stillwater Canyon. Cataract Canyon below the confluence of the Green and Colorado Rivers is known for its high adrenaline adventure. Combine the two and you are following in the paddle strokes of Major John Wesley Powell through Canyonlands National Park.

Adventure Seasons

June-October Beginner
Spring: Teens & Up Family
June-October Family
March-October Adventure seeker
March-October Extreme

Moab Music Festival Cataract Canyon Musical Raft Trip 4 Days (MMF)

Truly a “Feast for All Senses”, this 4-Day Cataract Canyon trip features world class scenery, concerts, food, and whitewater on the legendary Colorado River. A bucket-list adventure that is not to be missed!

Adventure Seasons

September 12 First-timer
September 12 Beginner
September 12 Adventure seeker