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Today, O.A.R.S. & Grand Canyon Dories maintain an ongoing commitment to conservation and responsible travel through unequaled access to more rivers—by raft or dory—than any other organization in the world.
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1802 W Kaibab Ln, Suite 250, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-2460
+1 928-714-7936
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievably excellent. Worth every penny. Do the whole 16 day trip if you can possibly manage it, bc the side trips that his allows are well worth it. Also-I have quite a few food restrictions, and they accommodated me with amazingly. Wish I could live...More

Thank Bettyjane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fact that every single review for OARS gives them 5 stars speaks volumes. The only thing I would add is that I feel sorry for all the reviewers that were on the river for less than 16 days. The more time on this river,...More

Thank noplacelikehone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently completed a 12-day oared raft trip through the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River from Lees Ferry to Whitmore Wash with OARS It was fantastic! The OARS pre-trip information was very complete and helpful. The pre and post-trip accommodations were very nice. On...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hiked down Bright Angel and on the River nine nights. The guides, Chelsea, Curtis, Emily and Heather were great! Dakota, Kyle, Nick and Mike were fantastic as well. The food was very good and great variety. The gear was in good condition. The team worked...More

Thank Rueben22222
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Flew to Bar 10 ranch for fun day of horse back riding, skeet shooting, 4 wheeling, great meals, and staff entertainment. Arrived in canyon via helicopter which was breath taking!! Rafted for 3 days! Unbelievable crew of Jeffe, Corey, Bross, Nathan, Daryl, Ryan, and Jay!...More

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The guides were outstanding and this was my favorite hike I have ever done. There was no spot on the trail where I felt any danger of discomfort. You do have to prepare for the hike, make sure you have plenty of water and snacks,...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Just incredible! The OARS team of Corey, Jeffe, Cy, Mariah, Cole, Josh, Karan and Travis was the absolute most professional, fun and entertaining group possible. Their culinary skills were amazing as well, as the food for every meal was delicious. The white water rafting and...More

Thank Trvlroften
OARS_Rafting, Guest Relations Manager at OARS Grand Canyon Dories, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Great to hear your Grand Canyon rafting adventure with your brothers was the trip of a lifetime! Thank you for the positive review!

Reviewed 27 July 2018

if you want a remote, get away experience in the beauty of the desert and grand canyon this it... summer is a bit tough so be prepared for hot nights but the staff of OARS made it an amazing experience. the first night, before heading...More

Thank Alejandro B
OARS_Rafting, Guest Relations Manager at OARS Grand Canyon Dories, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for this nice review of your Grand Canyon rafting trip from Whitmore Wash to Lake Mead, Alejandro. We're glad to hear you had an awesome time!

Reviewed 11 July 2018

There is so much to say about what makes this trip great. The professionalism of the OARS staff really stands out. The beauty of the Canyon. The Food. The experience of being off-grid for 12 days. The friendships that develop in this unique social setting....More

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OARS_Rafting, Guest Relations Manager at OARS Grand Canyon Dories, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for this nice review your Grand Canyon adventure! So happy to hear it was your Best Trip Ever! Looking forward to reading your blog article.

Reviewed 21 June 2018

We took the 3 day (on the river) dory trip, which was a great exposure to the magnificence of the Colorado River and Grand Canyon. The downside is that you're experiencing mostly the tamer rapids and undoubtedly many of the fabulous sites upriver, but the...More

Thank Richard M
OARS_Rafting, Guest Relations Manager at OARS Grand Canyon Dories, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for the nice review of your Grand Canyon rafting trip, Richard!

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1 June 2018|
Response from OARS_Rafting | Property representative |
Hi Jo - Thank you for reaching out to us about your upcoming visit to the Grand Canyon. We have two adventures open in late July: Grand Canyon Rim to River Hiker July 30-Aug 2 $1999 Grand Canyon Rafting Lees Ferry to... More