Day trip excursions? Wild and Scenic multi-day floats? High water class V? Utah has it! For pure whitewater in Utah, it’s hard to beat a multi-day trip down Cataract Canyon. If remoteness is the goal, a trip down Desolation Canyon on the Green offers gorgeous scenery and some of the darkest skies in the US. Wherever you go, getting out onto Utah’s emerald waters is sure to impress.

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SectionRiverRegionLength of Trip (Days)RatingPermitQuality of Guide
Gates of LodoreGreen River3 - 5Class IIIRequired.
Split MountainGreen River1Class IIIRequired.
Desolation CanyonGreen River 4 - 6 Class IIIRequired.
Upper and LowerSan Juan3 - 6Class IIIRequired.