Floating

Adventures

Moab

Moab, the civilized desert. This is THE place to go for easy access canyoneering, hiking, roadside attractions, and then end the day with fine dining and a 4-star hotel.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Cisco to Hittle Bottom - Colorado River Class I 1-2 days
(2 Ratings)
Green River Daily - Green River Class II+ 4-7 hours
(2 Ratings)
Moab Daily - Colorado River Class II-III 4-6 Hours
(1 Ratings)
Moab to Potash - Colorado River Class I 1-2 days
(1 Ratings)
Ruby and Horsethief Canyons - Colorado River Class II 1-3 days
(1 Ratings)

Northern Utah

Northern Utah is the most populated area in Utah, though once you venture an hour or so away from the Wasatch Front, solitude can be found.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Green River - Flaming Gorge Class 3 1-2 days
(1 Ratings)
White River - Vernal Class II 2-3 days
(2 Ratings)

Northwest

With Grand Teton National Park, and Yellowstone National Park both in the upper Northwest corner of Wyoming, the area has a lot going for it.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Snake River - Teton National Park Class II- 3-6 hours
(1 Ratings)

Odds and Ends

Odds and ends... You know, things that don't fit anywhere else yet! Fun stuff, none-the-less.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Black Canyon - Colorado River Class I 1-3 days
(1 Ratings)
Salmon Falls Creek - Northern Nevada Class I 4-8 hours
(1 Ratings)
Snake River - Blackfoot Idaho Class I+ 3-7 hours, highly dependent on flow level.
(1 Ratings)

Red Desert

The Red Desert, in south/central Wyoming, is touted as being one of the largest unfenced areas in the lower 48. Visiting the Red Desert is like stepping back in time. Huge views unspoiled by building and structures, wild horses, and very few other visitors.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Seedskadee Wildlife Refuge Easy Paddling or Hiking Several hours to several days
(1 Ratings)

San Rafael Swell

My favorite area in Utah, the San Rafael Swell offers excellent camping, hiking, canyoneering, and rock climbing. For solitude and amazing views, this is the place to go.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Little Grand Canyon - San Rafael Swell Backpacking, Horseback, or Float 1-2 days.
(1 Ratings)
The Chute of Muddy Creek - Southern Swell River Hiking or Class II Float 6-10 hours
(2 Ratings)

Wasatch Front

The Wasatch Front offers excellent hiking, climbing, mountain biking, and skiing all within a short drive of Utah's major population centers. There are many world peaks to hike, climbs to climb, and routes to ski.

Trip Rating Length Quality
Tubing the Provo River - Provo Canyon Easy Tubing 2-3 hours (4.5 miles)
(1 Ratings)
Tubing the Weber River - Wasatch Back Class II+/III 2+ hours
(1 Ratings)