School River Trip – Four Nights

Colorado River Rafting

Experience the beauty of flatwater canyons or exciting whitewater while exploring one of the West’s most renowned rivers. The Colorado River offers excellent hiking, wildlife viewing, and fascinating geologic and cultural history.

Loma, Colorado to Hittle or Professor Valley, Utah – Horsethief, Ruby, and Westwater Canyons, Dewey and Fisher Towers

LIMITED ASSIGNED CAMP AND LAUNCH DATES FOR SECTIONS OF THIS RIVER TRIP.

  • Grades 9 & up
  • Class I-III/IV Rapids
  • Watershed principles and Colorado River water issues
  • National Conservation Area, Proposed Wilderness Study Area, Wild and Scenic River
  • Precambrian geology and rock art
  • Wildlife and endangered species
  • Wonderful long trip with more time for studies and hikes

School Group Size Limit Including Chaperones: 15 minimum/25 maximum

$20/person BLM Special Area Fee

San Juan River Rafting

Mexican Hat, Utah to Clay Hills, Utah – Lower Canyon

Venture into deep meandering canyons on this magnificent wilderness stretch of the lower canyon river. You’ll experience moderate rapids, hiking, history, and excellent wildlife viewing. LIMITED ASSIGNED LAUNCH DATES

  • Middle, High School & College
  • Class I-III Rapids
  • Remote Limestone Canyon
  • Famous “Goosenecks” stretch
  • Dramatic Geology & Fossils
  • Hikes
  • Wildlife
  • Water Issues

School Group Size Limit Including Chaperones: 15 minimum/25 maximum

$20/person BLM Special Area Fee

  • Where: Colorado River Rafting - Horsethief, Ruby & Westwater Canyons (if high school or older) OR Raft the Lower San Juan River - Famous "Goosenecks" stretch in Deep Canyons (middle school and older)
  • Number of Days/Nights: Four Nights
  • Age Group: Depending on stretch, suitable for Middle, High School and College Students
  • Cost per Person: $600 + BLM and/or Navajo Nation Special Area Fee
  • Notes:

    River Trip Highlights:
    Depending on stretch, Watershed study activities,  side canyon hikes, Quiet floats and Class I – III/IV Rapids,  Prehistoric Rock Art and sites, dramatic Geology & Fossils, Wildlife.

    One chaperone is required for every twelve students, minimum of 2 per trip.  Each required chaperone receives a %50 discount. All chaperones beyond the required number are the full fee.