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2023 Trip Guide

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2023 Trip Guide

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Paddling the Grand Canyon is one of the most coveted whitewater trips in the U.S.! This classic rafting and kayaking adventure traverses through the entire length of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, 226 river miles, starting at at Lee’s Ferry and ending at Diamond Creek. Experience thrilling rapids amongst magnificent cliffs, and camp on pristine sandy beaches as we boat throughout the canyon corridor.
Each day will be an adventure filled with paddling, hiking to waterfalls and staying in riverside campsites under a million stars. Knowledgeable guides will host and navigate the group while sharing insights on geographical and historic features of the canyon. Ideal for both avid paddlers and those who want to sit back and relax, the trip offers a variety of boats; oar and hard sided dory boats. Kayakers can also paddle alongside the trip with a kayaking lead. Kayaking spots are limited, so be sure to sign up soon! *Read more for kayaking-specific info below. This full Grand Canyon adventure is a great choice for guests of varying interests and abilities. With a minimum age of 12, this is a fun family expedition unlike any other, where families spend quality time together, unplugged from the outside world. THIS TRIP IS RUN BY AZRA © ARIZONA RAFT ADVENTURES GRAND CANYON, AND IS A LICENSED CONCESSIONER OF GRAND CANYON NAT
Starting at
$5800 USD
Package Price

Trip Highlights

  • Paddle the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon
  • Oar and hard sided dory boats, kayakers also welcome
  • Hike side canyons with waterfalls, camp along riverside beaches

Quick Facts


  • Rafting


  • Whitewater


  • Paddling Trip


  • Whitewater Class II
  • Whitewater Class III
  • Whitewater Class IV


  • North America


  • 14 Weeks


  • Wilderness Camping


  • Yes


  • Fully

Special Interest

  • Family
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Adventure Level

Easier Challenging


Meeting Place

Little American Hotel

Flagstaff, Arizona

Day 1:

Morning Of the Trip: Meet at Little America Hotel, and shuttle to Lee’s Ferry, which is a 2.5 hour drive with a couple of bathroom breaks. At Lee’s Ferry, you’ll unload your gear from the bus, get fitted for a personal flotation device (PFD), meet your crew and begin your adventure.

Dates & Packages

Grand Canyon Whitewater Adventure

August 26-September 8, 2023 & August 28 - September 10, 2024

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