• Camarasus skull in the cliff face, rafters on the Green River, McKee Springs petroglyphs

    Dinosaur

    National Monument CO,UT

Commercial Guided River Trips

A rafting day trip floats towards the upturned rock layers of Split Mountain near Rainbow Park.
A rafting day trip on the Green River floats towards the upturned rock layers of Split Mountain near the Rainbow Park area.
NPS / Dan Johnson
 

To truly experience the wild canyon country of Dinosaur National Monument join a guided river trip. Sit back and enjoy the scenery, while your guide navigates the rapids and rows the boat. Whether you go on a one day or multi-day trip, the memories will last a lifetime.

One-Day Trips
The following companies are authorized to provide one-day trips through Split Mountain Canyon in Dinosaur National Monument.

Adrift Adventures
9500 East 6000 South
Jensen, UT 84035
(435) 789-3600 (summer only)
(800) 824-0150
www.adrift.com

Don Hatch River Expeditions
221 North 400 East
Vernal, UT 84078
(435) 789-4316
(800) 342-8243
www.donhatchrivertrips.com

Multi-Day Trips
The following companies are authorized to provide multi-day river trips through the canyons of Dinosaur National Monument.

Adrift Adventures
9500 East 6000 South
Jensen, UT 84035
(435) 789-3600 (summer only)
(800) 824-0150
www.adrift.com

Adventure Bound
2392 H Road
Grand Junction, CO 81505
Phone: (800) 423-4668
Fax: (970) 241-5633
www.adventureboundusa.com

American River Touring Association
24000 Casa Loma Road
Groveland, CA 95321
(209) 962-7873
(800) 323-2782
www.arta.org

Dinosaur River Expeditions
550 East Main Street
Vernal, UT 84078
(800) 345-7238
www.dinosaurriverexpeditions.com

Don Hatch River Expeditions
221 North 400 East
Vernal, UT 84078
(435) 789-4316
(800) 342-8243
www.donhatchrivertrips.com

Eagle Outdoor Sports
2471 South 150 West
Bountiful, UT 84010
(801) 382-7238

Holiday Expeditions
544 East 3900 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
(801) 266-2087
(800) 624-6323
www.bikeraft.com

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
284 Lincoln Street
Lander, WY 82520
(307) 332-6973
(435) 781-0305
www.nols.edu

Outdoor Adventure River Specialists
(OARS)

P.O. Box 67
Angels Camp, CA 95222
(209) 736-4677
(800) 346-6277
www.oars.com

Colorado Outward Bound School
5161 Sheridan Blvd
Denver, CO 80212
(828) 239-2320
www.cobs.org

Sheri Griffith Expeditions
P.O. Box 1324
Moab, UT 84532
(800) 332-2439
www.griffithexp.com


Did You Know?

Photo of paleontologist Earl Douglass.

Paleontologist Earl Douglass first came to Utah looking for mammal fossils. He returned in 1909 and discovered an immense deposit of dinosaur bones, now protected at Dinosaur National Monument. Although made famous by dinosaurs, Douglass died preferring his beloved mammal fossils over dinosaurs.