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Desert Highlights

50 E Center St, Moab, UT 84532-2473
+1 800-747-1342
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granary canyon

what an amazing experience with such fabulous guides. This excursion is a MUST do when visiting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lisawB8521MU
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Boston, Massachusetts
Lena Canyon!

Awesome experience. Guides were outstanding and made the trip super fun. We will definitely be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Desert Highlights is a canyoneering and packrafting guide service based in Moab, Utah. We cater to all abilities and especially enjoy introducing beginners to the joy and beauty of canyoneering. Established in 1997, we're the original canyoneering guide service in Moab. Canyoneering is all we do and we offer the widest variety of canyon trips in southern Utah.
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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50 E Center St, Moab, UT 84532-2473
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what an amazing experience with such fabulous guides. This excursion is a MUST do when visiting Moab, with multiple options of canyons to explore any age will enjoy.

Thank lisawB8521MU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome experience. Guides were outstanding and made the trip super fun. We will definitely be booking with desert highlights again!. Thanks Melissa and Evan!

Thank Jacob B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have had two adventures now with Desert Highlights and couldn't be more excited to plan another in the future. The first was with another couple back in 2015 and we did a two day overnight trip in two different canyons. It was one of...More

Thank Leanne P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

To cut to the chase, our experience with Desert Highlights was a pleasure from start to finish and we not only look forward to working with them again next time we are in Moab, but would highly recommend them. We are a family of four,...More

Thank RKDNewYork
Reviewed 15 September 2017

No often you get the chance to Canyoneer and repel waterfalls! Herb and his crew were organized, professional and timely. What more could you ask for.

Thank justaman624
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! Pleiades is quite special with it's flowing water - a rare find in the desert. Thanks for coming out with us - we hope you'll join us in the canyons again!

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This was the best, most awesome thing we did on the entire trip to Utah. So thankful that Herb convinced me to go along with our grown sons and girlfriend. Our guide Evan was excellent! Us parents had never repelled before but we felt safe...More

Thank bbikes
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for the kind words! We are fortunate to have Evan on our team here at Desert Highlights, and we love showing people our secret ways of catching a break from the summer heat!

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Ever wanted to try Canyoneering or White Water rafting down the Colorado River? Then contact Melissa or Herb at Desert Highlights in Moab, Utah. Friendly, personable and expert knowledge they will make you trip safe and memorable for all in your party no matter your...More

Thank Dave B
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your time out with us so much. Keeping groups small is our specialty as it allows us to cater to individual families. Small groups are more fun...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We are a family of four--two young adult daughters and their 63-year-old parents. This part of the country and the idea of canyoneering was new to us, but when I spoke with Herb, the owner, we decided to go for a little more gusto and...More

Thank Linda T
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We want folks to feel like there day is truly special when they book a trip with Desert Highlights. We strive to achieve this by having a personal conversation before the trip as well as keeping group sizes small....More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 went in the Entrajo Canyon canyoneering and rappelling tour with our awesome guide Evan. There were just 5 of us on this tour. The tour was a bit challenging which my teenage son loved and he was fairly impressed with his...More

Thank Ladonna B
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you for the review! Evan is an excellent guide and we feel fortunate to have him on board. Entrajo Canyon is best enjoyed in the smallest group size possible. This allows us to move at a speed that is comfortable for the family and...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

One of the reasons I went to Moab was so I could go canyoneering. This was a solo trip and I didn't want to pay for a private tour, so I asked Herb, the owner, if I could join a group about a month before...More

Thank Lillian P
Herb C, Owner at Desert Highlights, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

It is nice to hear that you had a great time out there with Evan. Evan is a thorough and engaging guide. You can rest assured that you are in good hands when you select Desert Highlights! Thanks for the review!

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