canyoneering Moab Utah

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Technical difficulty moderate $290 Adult & $280 Youth

Granary Canyon is the premier Moab canyoneering route. Six rappels drop into one of Moab's most beautiful red rock canyons.  This adventure is beginner friendly for those up to a challenge.

We begin the 2000 foot descent and six mile hike cross-country along a slick-rock ridge. Dramatic canyon views present themselves as the ridge narrows to a scramble.

Moab Canyoneering tourOur first roped descent is 75 feet into Granary Canyon. We'll spend some time at the top of the drop going over gear before you're clipped in and on rappel. If it's your first time you will be amazed as you gently descend the rope into the canyon.

Next is The Snail, a 65 foot free hanging drop behind a pothole, and then a 40 foot drop known as The Onion into the heart of Granary. It's a short romp down canyon to a natural bridge and a 40 foot rappel called the Tea Garden.

You are rewarded for your technical rope skills with an amazing wilderness hike. Canyon obstacles continue rapid-fire. We traverse an impossible looking pothole and use a little team work as we climb and scramble.

Eventually the canyon ends at an impressive cliff overlooking the Colorado River. Our final rappel is 200 feet into the vertical world. We finish the day by visiting an archeological site, a 1200 year old granary, on the trail to the vehicle.

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Trip Details:

Your one-day Granary Canyon trip departs at 8:00 AM from NAVTEC Expeditions. Our office is located at 321 N. Main Street in Moab, UT. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. After a full day in the canyon we return to our office at about 6:00 PM. All ground transportation is included.Reservations are required certain trip minimums apply.

Trips Operate:
  • August 15 to April 1
  • 8:00 AM -- departure from NAVTEC office
  • 6:00 PM -- return to NAVTEC Expeditions
Cost: $290 Adult & $280 Youth (16 and under) + tax
  • Technical gear (Harness, Helmets, Ropes)
  • 6 rappels
  • Quality lunch with ice water & lemonade
  • Ground transportation from our office to the canyon and return
  • Pick-up from your motel or campground, if needed
  • Licensed experienced guide service
Not Included:
  • Soft drinks (bring your own -- we provide a cooler and ice)
  • Gratuities to guides
  • Signature on required "Acknowledgement of Risk" form
What to bring:
  • Reusable water bottles (3 liters capacity per person)
  • Small day pack
  • Sturdy footwear, please no flip flops or hard soled hiking boots
  • Head lamp
  • Light colored clothing, long sleeve shirt and pants
  • Spring and Fall base layers: long johns, and pull over fleece
  • Hair tie for long hair
  • Sun screen and lip balm
  • Hat with a visor (a must for sun protection)
  • Sunglasses with securing strap
  • Cell Phone and Camera, carried at own risk
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To set up a reservation you can book online, or give us a call at 435-259-7983

Cancellations made 24 hours or more prior to departure receive a full refund less a $10 per person cancellation fee.

Sorry no refunds within 24 hours of departure WITHOUT EXCEPTION

NAVTEC Expeditions assumes no financial responsibility for personal injury, emergency evacuation, or equipment lost in any way.

A three passenger minimum is required for this tour to operate. If the minimum is not met you will be offered a different departure, the option to pay the third fare, or given a full refund.

We reserve the right to cancel or modify any trip. In such cases, we cannot be responsible for paying any expenses you may have incurred other than to refund monies due to you for tour price.


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