Float down the mighty Colorado River and be introduced to the awesome beauty of Glen Canyon. Join this fun, safe and exciting float through Arizona's canyon country, departing from Flagstaff.
Your day starts by getting acquainted with the natural and human history of Northern Arizona. As the tour travels north, you will see volcanos, the Painted Desert and the Navajo Indian Reservation en route to the base of the Glen Canyon Dam where you will board your raft. Once afloat and during the next 4 and a half hours, your river guide will introduce you to the awesome beauty of Glen Canyon as you cruise the mighty Colorado River.
A hearty picnic lunch is served midway through the journey with time for swimming or exploring ancient rock art of the ancestral puebloan people who once lived along the river. At Lee's Ferry - the historic beginning of the Grand Canyon - you will re-board the tour vehicle for the journey back to Flagstaff.
approximately 11 hours
7:15 am daily
-April through October
On the Order Form, you will be asked to provide your Flagstaff pickup location. Pickups are available at all University area hotels in Flagstaff. If you are not staying at a University area hotel in Flagstaff, you must meet the tour at the general pickup location:
Flagstaff - At the Shell gas station - 2120 South Milton Street - free parking.
These tours are operated in luxurious Van Terra and Starcraft converted Ford maxivans. This enables travel on the small, scenic backroads inaccessible to larger bus tour operators. Air conditioning in every vehicle, panoramic windows, individual reclining seats and maximum group sizes of 14 passengers ensure space and comfort.
EXPERIENCE is the qualification shared by all guides for these tours. The staff is measured by the highest standard in the tourism industry. There is no doubt that your guide will be among the most experienced in Arizona. All guides have a vast amount of regional knowledge. They draw from this "knowledge toolbox" to deliver the fascinating story of Arizona's natural history in a fun, entertaining and educational way. You will find that you guides are all extremely passionate about the areas in which they travel and absolutely love sharing their knowledge with their guests.
•Complimentary pickup at University area hotels in Flagstaff
•15-mile smooth water float trip on the Colorado
•The historic Cameron Trading Post
•San Francisco Volcanic Field
•Picnic lunch on a Colorado River beach
•The Glen Canyon Dam
72 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. Tour includes complimentary pick-up from selected locations in Flagstaff. Child rates apply to all children under the age of 15. Please reserve online or call ^tollfree^ for reservations or more information.
There are no refunds. All sales are final.
If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.
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