Half-Day Moab Canyoneering Adventure from Moab, UT

NAVTEC Expeditions321 N Main StreetMoab, UT 84532
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Embark on a half-day canyoneering adventure with NAVTEC Expeditions Moab. Perfect for novices and seasoned enthusiasts alike, this tour includes a 4x4 ride to the little-known Dad Gum Canyon, expert guidance, and all necessary gear. Experience hiking, rappelling, down-climbing, stemming, and in some cases wading or swimming in this hidden gem.

up to 4 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Canyoneering in Moab offers an easy half-day trip that's perfect for beginners, with no prior experience required.
  • Adventure seekers can enjoy a variety of activities including hiking, rappelling, down-climbing, and sometimes even wading or swimming.
  • Before you book, please be certain that all members of your group are capable of completing the rappels, as there are no options to bypass them.
  • All necessary technical gear is provided, including harness, helmet, and belay device, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience.
  • Hotel pick-up from most Moab hotels and campgrounds is available with advance request.
  • Please arrive at the meeting location at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.
  • Bring a reusable water bottle, sturdy footwear, light-colored clothing, and a swimsuit, among other items, to be fully prepared for the day's activities.
  • This adventure operates year-round, providing an opportunity to experience the beauty of Moab's canyons in any season.


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Get a taste for Moab canyoneering with this short, but sweet half-day tour by NAVTEC Expeditions. Suitable for both beginners and those with experience, this half-day excursion offers fun and excitement at every turn. Enjoy hiking, rappelling, down-climbing, stemming, and in some cases wading or swimming.

This tour begins with a short 4x4 ride over rocky terrain to Dad Gum Canyon, a hidden gem that you won’t find in the guidebooks. Expert guides will provide a thorough safety briefing and instruction about important rappelling and down-climbing techniques. After the briefing, you’ll gear up with a harness, helmet and belay device and begin your canyoneering experience.

More than just a rappel, a canyoneering excursion is an active and physical sport that makes you use your whole body to navigate your way down canyon walls. Your guide will lead you to water-filled pools, slot canyons, and overhanging mesas that are ideal for this thrilling trip. Enjoy a guided rappel down a towering 200-foot (60-meter) canyon wall before hiking out of the canyon for your ride back to Moab.

This half-day adventure is rated easy and is located close to Moab. Specific routes are chosen by your guide on the day of the tour based on clients and route conditions.

For your convenience, hotel pick-up from most centrally located Moab hotels and campgrounds is available upon request. Alternatively, you are welcome to meet at the NAVTEC Expedition office on Main Street 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time.

Please Note: There are NO options to go around the rappels or return. Please be certain that you, your children, and all members of your group will be able to complete the rappels before booking.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Half-Day Moab Canyoneering Adventure

Where does the Half-Day Moab Canyoneering Adventure depart from?

The trip departs from the NAVTEC Expedition office located at 321 N. Main St. Moab, Utah. Hotel pick-up is also available with advance request.

Is transportation provided?

Yes, the tour includes pick-up from most Moab motels and campgrounds with advance request. To arrange for pick-up, please make your request when booking, or call the number on your e-ticket prior to your tour date.

What is the difficulty level of the Half-Day Moab Canyoneering trip?

This Half-Day Moab Canyoneering Adventure is rated as easy, making it perfect for beginners or those looking for a quick taste of canyoneering.

What should I bring?

You should bring a reusable water bottle, a small day pack, sturdy footwear (no flip flops or hard-soled hiking boots), light-colored clothing, a swimsuit, a towel, a fleece pullover for spring and fall, a hair tie for long hair, sunscreen, lip balm, and sunglasses with a securing strap.

What's included?

The tour includes all the necessary technical gear (such as harness, helmet, and ropes), a dry bag, ground transportation to the trailhead, pick-up from your hotel or campground if needed, and licensed and experienced guide service.

What is not included?

Soft drinks and guide gratuities are not included. You are welcome to bring your own soft drinks. A cooler and ice are provided.