Grand Canyon Rafting

Utah's Canyonlands

Green River Rafting

Alaska Rafting

Arizona, Utah, and Alaska Rafting Expeditions

Family Owned and Operated Since 1971

Colorado River & Trail Expeditions (CRATE) has been a leader in the outdoor adventure industry since 1971, fully outfitting rafting expeditions for over 40 years. Our rafting trips specialize in off-river side canyon hiking and exploration. It is our goal to introduce our guests to amazing wilderness experiences and provide fun and exciting adventures they will never forget.

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Experience the Ultimate Outdoor Adventure with Colorado River & Trail Expeditions

When we began rafting on the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon, we fell in love with the most famous stretch of whitewater rafting in the world. Over time, we expanded upstream on the Colorado River into Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park, Utah’s Westwater Canyon, and the Fisher Towers area near Moab, Utah. In addition to the Colorado River, we operate on the Green River through Utah’s historic Desolation Canyon. For a true wilderness experience nothing can compare to our rafting expeditions on the Tatshenshini and Alsek rivers in Alaska and Canada. These rafting expeditions travel through a vast internationally-protected wilderness area that includes Kluane National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, and the Tatshenshini-Alsek Wilderness Provincial Park. For those looking for a short multi-sport Grand Canyon adventure, we offer 2- and 3-night Grand Canyon river trips that are all-inclusive from Las Vegas, Nevada.

We Provide Almost Everything You Need

All of our rafting expeditions are fully-outfitted. We provide everything you need for your trip, including quality river gear and camping equipment, healthy delicious meals, and friendly, knowledgeable river guides. Colorado River & Trail Expeditions is well known as a premier rafting outfitter in North America. Because we are a family-operated company under original ownership since 1971, you can trust in our experience. For more information on featured expeditions, contact us today at 801-261-1789, or toll-free 800-253-7328. We look forward to sharing and enjoying an adventure with you!

Where to Find Us

Colorado River and Trail Expeditions

5058 South Commerce Drive Salt Lake City, UT 84107

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PO Box 57575 Salt Lake City
Utah 84157-0575

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Reservations: 800-253-7328 or 801-261-1789