Western River Expeditions

White Water Rafting Safety Tips for Kids

White water rafting is a fun, unique way to spend some quality outdoor time with the entire family. Floating down a gorgeous river can be just as exciting for youngsters as it is for adults. While some tours require age and weight restrictions,...

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Borrowed Time

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Grand Canyon Rafting in 4 days"The trouble is, you think you have time." Gautama Buddha

I consider myself one of the lucky ones to know that we are on borrowed time. I've always been that girl that loves to sing but can't carry a tune but I sing every chance I get, the one who...

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Grand Canyon Rafting Trip - Spectacular Scenery, Outstanding Guides, Great fun!

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Best Rafting Guides in the Grand CanyonWell organized Grand Canyon rafting trip from beginning to end.

Western River Expeditions guides were terrific, experienced, skilled, knowledgeable, personable - did everything they could to make it a special trip.  They were good cooks and...

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Looking at the 2014 Rafting Season Through our Guest's Photos!

Once the last boat of the 2014 season was rolled up for winter storage, we thought we'd take a look back at the season through our guest's eyes by reviewing the photos many of they've shared on our photo-sharing site.

We love what great photographers...

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Grand Canyon Whitewater Rafting - Fantastic!!

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Rafting the Grand Canyon on Honeymooner's RapidThis Grand Canyon whitewater rafting trip is by far the best I have ever done! 

Great peeps, guides, food, weather!

I would recommend this trip with Western River Expeditions!

Martha not Stewart - WA
Arizona - Grand Canyon Rafting 3 Day

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What I Will Miss About Summer River Rafting Trips.

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Breakfast call on our Grand Canyon river rafting trip

I quickly realized that autumn is gaining speed and I must face the fact that summer is beginning to fade. It doesn’t take long to realize that as we get older, the summers go by faster and the winters seem longer. This summer, I was lucky enough to...

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Another Beautiful Day Floating the Colorado River.

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Calm stretch of the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon

This was the perfect Colorado River adventure! The guides, food, guests, camping...all of it was top notch. Thank you!

Bill - FL
Arizona - Grand Canyon Rafting 6 & 7 Day
 

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There Are No Words Befitting This "Expedition" Experience

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Time of my life in the Grand Canyon

'It's an expedition not a trip' said Wiley on day one down at Lee's Ferry. Boy was he right.

Time off my life, best thing I've ever done, err-may-zing, Awe-sum! I could keep on going. From the thrill and exhilaration of 'Sucking Rubber' running the...

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Rafting Trip of a Lifetime.

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Grand Canyon rafting group on the Colorado River

From beginning to end we had a ball, from the small plane ride, the helicopter into the Grand Canyon, our raft with the Western River guides Evan, Joe and Nash who were so kind, friendly and informative, even Joe's tall tales added to the pleasure...

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The Best Adventure Vacation Ever! Colorado River Rafting

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Travertine Grotto waterfall while rafting the Colorado River

From beginning to end this Colorado River rafting trip is the best adventure vacation. RD, Johnny, and Cole made us feel right at home from the start. We made new friends from Oregon and Washington and even one of the crew is a fellow Michigander.

Slee...

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Grand Canyon Rafting, The Best Vacation Ever

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Grand Canyon beauty at Redwall CavernWestern River Expeditions is the best rafting company there is! Thanks so much to the company and most of all the guides for giving us a vacation of a lifetime.

I never knew what to really expect when we starting the trip down the Colorado River....

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Adventure of a Lifetime! Grand Canyon Tours

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Grand Canyon tour full of adventure!

We had so much fun on this Colorado River adventure. 

The Bar 10 Ranch was a great way to start off the trip. From the horseback riding and skeet shooting to spending the night in a covered wagon, it was a riot. The helicopter ride was breathtaking...

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Best Vacation EVER!!!!

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Group rafting trip on the Colorado River

This was the best vacation I have ever taken.

The scenery was breathtaking. Best way to see Grand Canyon was by the Colorado River. The rapids were big enough to be fun but not dangerous. Our Western River guides were terrific, very knowledgeable...

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Amazing - Family Adventure Vacations

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New friends on a family adventure vacation

A great adventure with some wonderful new friends!

Bob, Robin and Kenzie - OH
Arizona - Grand Canyon Rafting 6 & 7 Day
 

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The ONLY Way to See and Experience the Grand Canyon and All it Offers!

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First time sleeping in a covered wagonMy boyfriend and I were so excited to go on this rafting trip that we booked it a year in advance! As our trip drew closer Western River Expeditions kept us up to date and in the loop. They provided such a helpful and detailed packing list that we...

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This Trip Was Probably the Best Vacation I've Had. Grand Canyon Vacations

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Water fun at Elves Chasm in the Grand Canyon

Wow. I can't say enough great things about this trip. Our Western River guides Evan and Joe were top-notch! Accommodating, personable, knowledgeable about everything from geology to Native American history, totally entertaining, and fabulous cooks. I...

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This Rafting Trip Epitomized What Life Should Be About and Made Me Feel Alive Again!

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A rafting trip to change your life!Before taking this trip, I didn't realize how much the grind of everyday life had beaten me down. At 57 years of age, the pressures of work, home, technology, traffic, rude people, etc. had made me feel tired and worn down. I desperately needed...

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Fabulous Rafting Trip That Exceeded My Expectations!

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Western River guides make the differenceThe Grand Canyon is beautiful, seeing it from the Colorado River

The rapids were fun and exciting. The Western River guides were amazing with all their knowledge. They truly made the trip exceptional. I appreciate their stewardship of the Canyon...

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An Ode to the JRig

JRig at Lees Ferry

Ode to the JRig

In 2011, we had a great plan
To go down the river through the canyon called Grand.
A few years before we fought the rim crowds
And heard the roar of Granite Rapid all mighty and loud.
Right then we knew we had to go down
That river...

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You Will Be Blown Away With This Trip! Grand Canyon Tours

Awesome beauty in the Grand Canyon2 words.....just go!

2 more.....bring family!

John - CA
Arizona - Grand Canyon Rafting 6 & 7 Day

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