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Hualapai River Runners

Peach Springs, AZ 86434
+1 888-868-9378
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Put This On Your Bucket List!

We did the whitewater rafting trip with the helicopter out of the canyon. What a fantastic and fun... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Julie S
AMAZING trip down the Colorado River!

This is THE way to see the Grand Canyon. The tour company runs a great operation to make this not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Neal L
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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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One Day White Water Rafting Begin to explore the Grand Canyon walls over the white water rapids of the Colorado River. Hike up to Travertine Falls, a natural waterfall, with your experienced guide. Hear about the history and culture of the Hualapai people. Look for local wildlife while enjoying lunch along the banks of the river. Continue through the Grand Canyon on a smooth water ride viewing the towering canyon from a unique perspective. Complete your adventure with a helicopter flight up to the top of Grand Canyon West, home of the Skywalk. Rafts depart from Peach Springs, Arizona on Historic Route 66 from the Hualapai Lodge and ground transportation returns you to Peach Springs. All this in just one day! 2-Day Paddle Rafting The 2-Day Paddle Rafting Trip is a weekend only excursion that will ramp off at Diamond Creek RM 225 at 8: 00 a.m. Designated stops will be held at Travertine Falls, Separation, and camping at Spencer Canyon. This trip will include lunch, dinner, breakfast and assorted snacks for paddle rafters. Operational hours will begin at Sunrise to Sunset. Cost is $650 per person and must be 12+ years of age. No additional services included.
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  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Peach Springs, AZ 86434
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the whitewater rafting trip with the helicopter out of the canyon. What a fantastic and fun day. Well worth the $. The tour company has this a well-organized, full-day event. We took a bus from the Hualapai Lodge to the launch site, navigated...More

Thank Julie S
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We appreciate your review of Hualapai River Runners and are happy to hear you had such an enjoyable experience. We agree a whitewater rafting trip should be on everyone's bucket list because as you put it, "What's not to love?"

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is THE way to see the Grand Canyon. The tour company runs a great operation to make this not only a great excursion, but a once in a lifetime fun day. We opted to stay at the Lodge for the night before starting our...More

Thank Neal L
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy to you hear you had an amazing experience and enjoyed rafting with Hualapai River Runners. We're glad to hear the Dramamine worked for your motion sickness. Thank you for staying at Hualapai Lodge too.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a terrific experience! We went the first week of August and everyone at home thought we were crazy - it was 114 F in the Canyon and the water temp was 44 F - the week before they had higher temperatures with a...More

1  Thank Kelsey G
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kelsey G-Thank you for your review of Hualapai River Runners. It sounds like you had a great experience. We're glad you had protection from the sun and temperatures you encounter on the trip. Our guides work hard to make sure guests have an enjoyable time....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our family booked this tour because we wanted to experience rafting in the canyon - but didn't want to camp. With this tour we drove into the bottom of the canyon on Hualapai land, boarded our motorized rafts, did white water rafting, hiked to a...More

2  Thank MariaRini
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and recommendation. It's great to hear you had such an amazing time. We agree that it's a super way to experience the Grand Canyon. We appreciate you choosing Hualapai River Runners.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Booked the one day trip thru Rivers and Oceans, Opted for the 35 mile trip with Helicopter fly-out and Skywalk. We stayed pretrip at Hualapai Lodge so we were sure we would be there for the morning pickup. Check-in for rafting was seamless on our...More

1  Thank qlong7
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We're glad to hear you had a great time and enjoyed being with your guide. Red and all the guides work hard to ensure guests have a memorable experience. We appreciate your review.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on the river but we're extremely disappointed with the end of the tour. We arrived at the lodge at 7:15 and checked in. Keep in mind a full 45 minutes before bus left. We were not offered the Skywalk or...More

2  Thank Lisa K
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Lisa K.--We are pleased to read you enjoyed your Hualapai River Runners rafting trip, but are disappointed to learn about what happened at the end of your day. We understand your feelings that waiting at the airport for two hours for the rest of the...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I found it online and booked this trip through rivers and oceans... They were very friendly and helpful... They booked the Hualapai River Runners trip, hotel, helicopter flight and ground transportation all in one phone call... The hotel was clean and staff was friendly... If...More

1  Thank Tina L
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners and for your review. We're glad to read you enjoyed your experience and we'll pass along your comments to Shawn. He'll be pleased to read them. We agree it's an adventure of a lifetime. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This may be a different type of review. Although i did not book a trip with HRR I was on the Colorado river in oar powered rafts and kayaks, at the same time as an HRR trip. Unlike other guided trips HRR was very inconsiderate...More

1  Thank kirk b
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

We appreciate your passing along this information and we'll have management look into what you describe as dangerous behavior. Hualapai River Runner guides are experienced and well trained and we take safety seriously.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Family of five enjoyed the full day experience of riding down the Colorado River for the last 53 miles of the Grand Canyon. We were picked up at 8am at the Hualapai Lodge by Ted. He drove us through some bumpy roads to the river...More

Thank parkerw2014
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

It sounds like you had a fun day seeing "the Grand Canyon from the group up." We're glad to read you enjoyed your adventure with our staff. Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners and for your review.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

We just returned from doing this trip last weekend. I can honestly say that this is one of the funnest adventures our family has had. I almost didn't book this because the negative reviews made it sound like the guides were out to get you...More

Thank AHappyCat
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners and for your review. We're glad to hear you and your family had such an amazing experience. Based on your review, it sounds like you were well prepared for the adventure. We'll pass along your kind comments to...More

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chemchic
20 April 2017|
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Response from GCW_Marketing | Property representative |
We recommend that you allot at least 3 hours to tour the experiences, including Skywalk. If you want to take a helicopter tour or the Hualapai River Runners whitewater rafting experience, that will add a half day to full day... More
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Ken M
13 December 2015|
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I never received mine. I was assertive about it for a month or two, and then I let it go. This is why my review for them was mixed. There were parts I loved, and there were parts that were not satisfactory.
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I didn't see any and I even called and asked for one.
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