We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Desert Adventures - Day Tours

1647 Nevada Hwy Ste A, Boulder City, NV 89005-1929
+1 702-293-5026
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$148.99*
and up
Lake Mead Stand-Up Paddleboarding Lesson
More Info
US$220.99*
and up
Black Canyon Kayak Day Trip from Las Vegas
More Info
US$168.99*
and up
Hoover Dam Mountain Bike Tour
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Overview
  • Tours & Tickets
  • Reviews
  • Location
  • Q&A
Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“black canyon” (57 reviews)
“willow beach” (12 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
1647 Nevada Hwy Ste A, Boulder City, NV 89005-1929
CONTACT
Website
+1 702-293-5026
Write a Review
Reviews (172)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Reed was our tour guide from Boulder City to the Hoover dam. From beginning to end this trip could not have been more fun. Reed was so pleasant and so detailed in the instructions he gave for using the bikes, he gave everyone time to...More

Thank Elh4572
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! Reid, and all of our guides, love what they do and we think that really shows. It is always great to hear that straight from the guest mouth! We hope to have you back again soon for another #DesertAdventure!

Reviewed 10 October 2016

My family and I kayaked with Desert Adventures July 2016. It was a highlight of our trip. The guys from Desert Adventures were fantastic. Desert Adventures provides all necessary gear/food except a hat, sunscreen, and water shoes with a heal strap. (They provide water bottles...More

Thank Knobbers
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello!! We are delighted to have had the opportunity to share our knowledge and beauty of the Black Canyon with you and your family. We look forward to sharing your next #DesertAdventure with you soon!

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Last week my wife and I took went on a guided Kayaking trip down Blacks Canyon on the Colorado river, with the guys from Desert Adventures. I have to say it was probably the highlight of our entire trip to Las Vegas. From go to...More

Thank Chris G
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello Chris!! We are so very glad to hear that we made your vacation that much better. All of us here strive for that, and it is amazing to have that praise come back to us, we really appreciate it! Thank you! We hope to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016

My husband and I rented two single kayaks for a self-guided black canyon day trip. They handled our permits/paperwork and loading and unloading of the kayaks. Everyone we encountered was super helpful and friendly. They provided us with all the gear and river maps. It...More

1  Thank stouch1e
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello! We are so glad to have been able to accommodate you and your spouse on the trip. It is always delightful to hear when we are doing a great job and when guests enjoy themselves and the beauty of the surrounding area. As much...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016

Last weekend we went on a paddle down the Black Canyon with 20 people. Desert Adventures always responded promptly to questions in the process of securing the rental and made the steps abundantly clear in how to acquire the permits to launch at the Hoover...More

Thank Eric H
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello Eric! Thank you very much for your feedback! We are pleased to hear we brought our "A" game, and even more pleased to hear that you enjoyed the beauty of the Black Canyon. We look forward to seeing you on your next #DesertAdventure!

Reviewed 30 July 2016

Thank you so much for helping us get our F150 and trailer out of that muck at the lake. We couldn't have done it without all of your help and truck pulling us. Can't thank you enough for getting up and helping us. I know...More

Thank NiaW
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello Nia! We were very happy to be able to get you guys back on your way. We know it must have been an awful situation to be stuck in the mud like that, and we only did what we hope any decent group of...More

Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had a blast. Perfect amount of land and water! We were FORCED to visit Vegas for a family event and decided we must find something anti Vegas. This excursion was the perfect thing. Even though it was almost 120F, our guide Reed made the...More

Thank trit1515
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello! We are glad that we could make your time here pleasurable! Looking forward to getting you and your family out for another #DesertAdventure!

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Last minute trip to Lake Mead. We rented a couple of Kayaks and Stand Up Paddle boards. Staff was very friendly and super helpful. One member of our group had never gone Kayaking before and our Guide took a little time to give her some...More

Thank Sarah M
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello Sarah! We are so glad that we could get you and your group out on the water. Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you and your group again soon for your next #DesertAdventure!

Reviewed 8 July 2016

I want to thank Patton for keeping our reservation straight and helping us with our Kayaking plans. We started the afternoon approx. 1:15pm for the 2:00pm (4 Hour Kayak Rental) at their Boulder City location. We met Darrell who trailered our Kayaks to Lake Mead....More

Thank DiAlJo
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Public Relations Manager at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your kind words about Patton and Darren. We are very pleased that you all enjoyed despite the windy conditions that day. We hope you will think of us in the future for your next #DesertAdventure!!

Reviewed 1 July 2016

About this outfit. We rented kayaks for our family of five to kayak on Lake Mead. The staff were extremely helpful and explained everything we needed to know. We paid in advance to reserve our kayaks and we were emailed a receipt with explanation of...More

Thank FamilyofFiveMD
Kayak_Las_Vegas, Owner at Desert Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much! I am happy you enjoyed the Lake, it is so nice this time of year. Family kayaking is the way to go in the summer. Thanks for the nice feedback and hopefully we will see you again next time you go paddling!

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Fox Smokehouse BBQ
173 reviews
1.19 km away
Chilly Jilly'z Bakery & Cafe
249 reviews
.11 km away
The Chicken Shack
54 reviews
1.02 km away
Pit Stop
78 reviews
1.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Nevada State Railroad Museum
75 reviews
.38 km away
Nevada Southern Railway Excursion
41 reviews
.38 km away
Flightlinez Bootleg Canyon
564 reviews
.90 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
tia597
In October I will be staying at the Grand Canyon , do you pick up from hotels there to do the kayaking ?
15 June 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Kayak_Las_Vegas | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your inquiry! We are located near Las Vegas and we do pick up from the hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. Our tours are on the lower Colorado River below the Hoover Dam (not in the Grand Canyon and a few... More
0
Votes