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Colorado River Discovery

130 6th Avenue, Page, AZ 86040
+1 888-522-6644
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Great afternoon

We hade a great afternoon on the Colorado river Nice guide and people on the boat Really amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Malmo, Sweden
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Crap Company

Treats their employees like dirt. Lower than minimum wage level, no real respect, arrogant... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Columbus, Ohio
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Colorado River Discovery offers the most fantastic one day rafting trips anywhere on the mighty Colorado River. We provide half-day and full day tours that are perfect for the entire family (kids aged 4 and up). Departing from the scenic town of Page, Arizona, your trip will begin with an exciting and exclusive ride down the two-mile long Glen Canyon Dam access tunnel. At river level, with the dam soaring 700 feet above you, you will board a comfortable pontoon raft for your journey downstream. While on the River, you will experience one of the most dramatic stretches of river in the western United States. Your experienced guide will tell the story of the area’s soaring sandstone cliffs, crystal blue-green waters, abundant wildlife, exploration by Major John Wesley Powell and others, and the river's modern role in the Southwest’s water and power delivery system.A stop to view an impressive set of ancient petroglyphs will offer a you chance to stretch your legs and enjoy your lunch while bearing witness to the area’s former inhabitance by ancient native cultures. If you choose, you may also refresh yourself by wading in the cold, clear river. Come and visit the river that we love... You'll be inspired!
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“colorado river” (480 reviews)
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
130 6th Avenue, Page, AZ 86040
+1 888-522-6644

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We hade a great afternoon on the Colorado river Nice guide and people on the boat Really amazing spending a couple of hours down on the river Amazing nature

Thank ortoftasakc
Reviewed 3 days ago

Treats their employees like dirt. Lower than minimum wage level, no real respect, arrogant management, unnecessary stress meeting time schedules induced.

Thank Roger_F_1150226
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took the slow float afternoon trip at Glen Canyon. It was VERY hot but our "captain" Cassandra made sure we all kept drinking water, dunking our hats, and had FUN!!! The view from the down in the canyon was breathtaking. Our short stop gave us...More

Thank tmscott
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the 7:30 1/2 day tour. We boarded a bus to take us to the dam through a giant tunnel. We sat in the front on the way there. The driver was super informative, and we learned a lot of interesting facts on our...More

Thank amyw2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had visit Horseshoe Bend the day before and now we got to see it from "down there". The people on the top seemed so small. Fun. Really professional in all terms, from start to end. Highly recommended. But you don't need to buy the...More

Thank Tirokafteri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our troop went on a Summer Adventure and decided to do tent camping on this trip through the National Parks in Arizona. One of our adventures on this trip was a Smooth Raft Trip. We booked through Colorado River Discovery. Check in is just outside....More

Thank Visilea
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our smooth water float. Although my teenagers wanted a whitewater trip, they enjoyed this excursion. We LOVED our guide, Candice. She is a Navajo, and gave us more insight to their culture, and history in the area. The water is COLD, and both...More

Thank CoachJeffro
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were in Page over the Fourth of July weekend and it was busy. Definitely take the morning raft tour if it's going to be hot during the day. Our Navaho guide, Isaac, was informative and helpful and it was a pleasure gently rafting on...More

Thank joheydon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was professional and top notch. Nice bus ride of 10 minutes to launch site. Our guide was Erin and she was a wealth of info. She explained the details and history of Glen Canyon plus we learned quite a bit about the Hopi tribe...More

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The company is very environmentally focused which is great but... we went on a day that was 110. I knew it would be hot but thought being near the water and in a boat moving with a breeze it would be manageable but since they...More

Thank Joli G
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Tricia A | Reviewed this property |
We booked a couple months in advance and I'm guessing August is already pretty busy. If you can book ahead- do it. If not - check out the website- there is a phone number you can call. Or, when you get to Page, go to the... More
12 June 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth F | Reviewed this property |
We were there on May 8th and took the morning 1/2 day trip. The weather was decent, cooler in the early morning as the sun doesn't get in much down by the river, but as the time went by it warmed up. I think it was a brisk... More
Varsha D
16 May 2017|
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Response from coriver | Property representative |
Hello! We have two 1/2 Day trip departures in the summer, 7:30am and 1:00pm. Average high temperature in the summer months is in the upper 90s F and can be quite hot. We suggest booking at least 2 weeks prior to make sure... More