Grand Canyon Rafting
  • Reservations: 800-253-7328 or 801-261-1789
  • Telefax: 801-268-1193
  • E-Mail: crate@crateinc.com
  • Post Office Box 57575
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 84157-0575

SCHEDULE AND RATES
Click on the year for dates and rates.

201420152016

Group Discount: We offer a 10% discount for parties of 12 or more people traveling together.
A special youth rate for children ages 8-20 is offered on the Desolation Canyon expedition.
Trip Name and Area or Location Length Dates Price

Deluxe Grand Canyon Motor Trip

Colorado River - Entire Canyon

Lees Ferry to Lake Mead
Meet in Las Vegas, Nevada

Travel down the Colorado River aboard our custom-designed 37-foot expedition raft propelled by a quiet 4-stroke outboard motor. The price includes round-trip motor coach transportation from Las Vegas. Note: In addition to regular camping gear, sleeping cots are provided on the deluxe motor trips.
8-Day
Motor
May 11-18, June 1-8, June 15-22, June 22-29, July 6-13, July 19-26, Aug. 3-10, Aug. 10-17 $2,850.00
Add $12 park fee
9-Day
Motor
May 18-26, Aug. 24-Sept. 1
9-Day trips may include an exchange of some passengers at Phantom Ranch on the 4th day.
$2,850.00
Add $12 park fee
9-Day
Motor
May 25-June 2 - GRAND CANYON NATURAL HISTORY
An emphasis on Grand Canyon geology and off-river hiking to unique eco-zones and archaeological sites.
$2,995.00
Add $12 park fee
11-Day Motor April 22-May 2 - SPRING HIKING & RAFTING SPECIAL
The focus is on off-river hiking and exploration. Special early season rate.
$2,695.00
Add $12 park fee

Deluxe Grand Canyon Motor Trip with Helicopter Take-Out at Whitmore Wash

Lees Ferry to Whitmore Wash

Meet in Las Vegas, Nevada
The trip ends at Whitmore Wash with a helicopter ride out of the canyon and a charter flight to Las Vegas.
8-Day
Motor

7-Day
Motor

7-Day
Motor

No dates are available at this time.

Grand Canyon Rowing & Paddle Expeditions

Colorado River - Complete Trip

Lees Ferry to Whitmore Wash
Meet in Las Vegas, Nevada

The price includes pre-trip motor coach transportation from Las Vegas to Lees Ferry, end of-trip helicopter transfer from the river, and scenic charter flight back to Las Vegas.
11-Day Paddle July 27-Aug. 6
All participants paddle full-time in 6-8 person paddle rafts. A motorized support raft carries all of the gear and supplies.
$3,670.00
Add $12 park fee
11-Day Rowing Paddle option Aug. 14-24, Sept. 7-17
Oar trip in 18-foot rafts rowed by guides. Totally non-motorized. Paddle raft is available on a rotation basis.
$3,670.00
Add $12 park fee
14-Day Rowing September 24-October 7
Oar trip in 18-foot rafts rowed by guides. Totally non-motorized. Paddle raft is available on a rotation basis.
$3670.00
Add $12 park fee.

Upper Grand Canyon Expeditions

Lees Ferry to Phantom Ranch
Meet in Las Vegas, Nevada

The price includes transportation from Las Vegas to Lees Ferry to begin the river trip. When the river trip ends at Phantom Ranch on the 4th day, participants hike 9 miles from the river to the South Rim. End-of-trip transportation is not included, but we provide you with information about various options. Please contact us for more information.
4-Day
Motor
May 18-21, May 25-28 $1,479.00
Add $12 park fee
5-Day
Motor
April 22-26 - SPRING HIKING & RAFTING SPECIAL
The focus is on off-river hiking and exploration.
$1,442.00
Add $12 park fee
5-Day Paddle July 27-31
Paddle only with motor support.
$1,915.00
Add $12 park fee
5-Day Rowing Aug. 14-18, Sept. 7-11
Rowing with optional paddle raft.
$1,915.00
Add $12 park fee

Lower Grand Canyon Motor Trips

Phantom Ranch to Lake Mead
Meet at Grand Canyon South Rim

Hike 9 miles from the rim to Phantom Ranch to begin the river trip. The price includes end-of-trip motor coach transportation to Las Vegas.
6-Day
Motor
May 21-26, May 28-June 2 $2,200.00
Participant pays park entry fee at South Rim
7-Day
Motor
April 26-May 2 - SPRING RAFTING & HIKING $1,993.00
Participant pays park entry fee at South Rim.

Hike In, Raft the Grand Canyon, Helicopter Out

Colorado River

Phantom Ranch to Whitmore Wash
Hike into the Grand Canyon. Raft through the heart of the Grand Canyon. Ride the biggest Grand Canyon Rapids. Hike to some of the best sites. Helicopter out at Whitmore Wash. This trip offers plenty of time for hiking and exploring.
5-Day
Motor
No dates are available at this time. $2,100.00
Participant pays park entry fee at South Rim
7-Day
Paddle
July 31-Aug. 6 $2,950.00
Participant pays park entry fee at South Rim
7-Day
Rowing
Paddle
Aug. 18-24, Sept. 11-17 $2,950.00
Participant pays park entry fee at South Rim

Grand Canyon Multi-Sport
Ranch and Raft

Colorado River

Whitmore Wash to Lake Mead
(brief description goes here)
3-Day Motor
4-Day Paddle
4-Day Rowing Paddle

Cataract Canyon
Canyonlands National Park

Colorado River & Green River

Meet in Moab, Utah
The standard transportation package for all Cataract Canyon expeditions includes a scenic charter flight back to Moab at the conclusion of the river trip. The cost of the flight ($120) will be added to your account balance when we confirm your reservation. Other transportation arrangements are possible. Please contact us for more information.
4-Day
Motor
May 12-15, May 19-22, May 26-29, June 2-5,
June 9-12, June 16-19, June 23-26,
June 30-July 3, July 7-10
$1,200.00
5-Day Rowing July 14-18, July 21-25, Aug. 4-8, Sept. 1-5 $1,500.00
6-Day Motor July 29-Aug.4

PHOTOGRAPHY RAFTING EXPEDITION with TOM TILL Raft down the Colorado River through the heart of Utah's magnificent canyon country with Tom Till, one of the most published landscape photographers in the world. This is Tom's back yard, where he's lived, hiked, rafted and explored for more than 30 years. Tom is an excellent teacher, willing to share his knowledge and techniques in a friendly, enthusiastic manner. Limited to 12 participants.
$1,895.00
10-Day Spring Special April 27-May 6 - SPRING IN CANYONLANDS WITH WAYNE RANNEY - SOLD OUT
Explore Canyonlands National Park via the Green and Colorado Rivers, raft the famous whitewater of Cataract Canyon, and enjoy a pre-rafting trip hike in Island in the Sky with geologist, author, and interpreter Wayne Ranney. Includes 3 nights of lodging at the Red Cliff's Lodge and a scenic flight over Canyonlands National Park.
$3,095.00

Desolation Canyon - Green River Wilderness

Meet in Green River, Utah
The standard transportation package for Desolation Canyon expeditions includes an amazing scenic charter flight from Green River to Sandwash to begin the river trip. The cost of the flight ($135) will be added to your account balance when we confirm your reservation. Other transportation arrangements are possible. Please contact us for more information.
5-Day Rowing May 28-June 1, June 4-8, June 11-15, June 18-22,
June 25-29, July 2-6, July 9-13, July 16-20, July 23-27,
July 20-Aug. 3, Aug. 6-10

All trips start on Tuesday and end on Saturday.

Adult Rate:
$1,200.00
Ages 8-20:
$695.00
5-Day Rowing June 19-23 - WOMEN'S SOLSTICE RETREAT
An excellent women's river trip! Sun salutations, river-side yoga, good hikes, and exciting rapids! A great way to rev up your spirit in honor of the new solar year.
$1,200.00

Westwater Canyon

Colorado River

Meet in Green River, Utah
We provide complimentary ground transportation from our headquarters in Green River, Utah. Other transportation arrangements are possible. Please contact us for more information.
1-Day Rowing May 22, May 27, June 5, June 17, June 27, July 9,
July 13, Aug. 2, Aug. 8, Aug. 18
$195.00
2-Day Rowing May 22-23, May 27-28, June 5-6, June 17-18, June 27-28, July 9-10, July 13-14, Aug. 8-9, Aug. 18-19 $450.00

Alaska Rafting

Alsek & Tatshenshini River Expeditions

Meet in Haines, Alaska
Our Alaskan wilderness rafting expeditions begin in Haines, Alaska. We drive from there to the put-in locations in Yukon. All trips end at Dry Bay in Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve. The price includes a bush filght from Dry Bay to Yakutat, Alaska, and an Alaska Airlines commercial flight from Yakutat to Juneau. (Alaska Brochure available on request.)
11-Day Rowing July 15-25 - TATSHENSHINI RIVER EXPEDITION
Dalton Post, Yukon Territory to Dry Bay, Alaska
$3,900.00
12-Day Rowing Aug. 4-15 - ALSEK RIVER EXPEDITION
Haines Junction, Yukon Territory to Dry Bay, Alaska
$4,500.00

1-Day Rafting

Green & Colorado Rivers

From Moab, UT or Green River, UT
In addition to our multiday river expeditions, we also offer 1-Day Rafting Excursions on the Green River from Green River, Utah, and on the Colorado River from Moab, Utah. The full day rafting trip includes a delicious sandwich bar lunch with all the trimmings.
1-Day Rowing Westwater Canyon 1-Day Rafting
$195.00
1-Day Rowing Moab 1-Day River Trip on the Colorado River
May 1-October 30 Call for Availability
$80.00
1-Day Rowing Green River 1-Day River Trip on the Green River
May 1-October 30 Call for Availability
$80.00
1-Day
Dory
Ride the Colorado River in style via a hard-hulled Dory, from Moab, Utah
May 1-October 30 Min/Max of 4 participants, Call in advance to reserve your spot.
$225.00