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1707, 2018

Making An Adventure Stop In Moab Utah For Your Family Road Trip

By | July 17th, 2018|

Moab, Utah is an adventure mecca for families. With several national and state parks, each brimming with a huge array of outdoor activities, you’ll find yourself spoilt for choice. If you were planning on just passing through Moab, stop and treat your family to an adventure they’ll remember for the rest of their lives. As the premier outdoor adventure guide service in Moab, Moab Cliffs & Canyons can give you pointers on some of the adventures to include in your to-do list during your stop. We’ll even take it a step further and give you highly trained, knowledgeable guides who can show you some of the hidden gems in Moab, far from the crowds. Here are some epic adventures to enjoy with your family in Moab:   Hiking Tours.   Arches and Canyonlands National Parks have excellent hiking trails suitable for families with tots and teens. Join one of our [...]

1707, 2018

Adventure Tours Near Bears Ears National Monument

By | July 17th, 2018|

The Bears Ears National Monument- named for a distinctive pair of towering buttes that resemble the ears of a bear- is a beautiful rugged landscape that stretches for miles in southeast Utah. It covers a wide expanse of juniper forests, red rock canyons, mesas and a variety of interestingly-shaped rock formations. But most importantly, this stretch of land is home to countless historical archaeological sites and artifacts that are sacred to Native Americans and an integral part of their history. Other than these awesome cultural sites, Bears Ears National Monument offers a great choice of recreational opportunities from hiking, canyoneering, rock climbing, scenic drives and many more. There’s something here for everyone and when they’re not giving guided tours, the guides at Moab Cliffs & Canyons can be found here honing their climbing and rappelling skills. Guided Adventure Tours Near Bears Ears When it comes to exploring the desert areas [...]

1707, 2018

Top 10 Moab Hikes To Do Outside Of Arches National Park

By | July 17th, 2018|

The Arches National Park is one of the top tourist attractions in Utah. However, being outdoor adventure experts who live and play in Moab, we can help you discover spectacular scenic hiking trails that you can explore far from the crowds. In no particular order, here are some of Moab Cliffs and Canyon’s top 10 hiking trails outside Arches National Park. Many of our clients often wonder what to bring or wear on hikes so take a look at our frequently asked questions to get answers on these and other inquiries to ensure you’re well prepared.   Corona Arch Trail   This 3-mile trail leads hikers past the Ponto and Bowtie Arches before culminating at the magnificent Corona Arch, one of the largest arches in the Moab area. It was designated as a National Recreational Trail on May 30th 2018.   Fisher Towers Trail   This is one of our [...]

1707, 2018

Traveling To Moab: Shuttling Adventures Around Utah

By | July 17th, 2018|

It’s no secret that we at Moab Cliffs & Canyons love the outdoors. The only thing we love more than exploring the incredible and beautiful Moab desert landscape is organizing guided outdoor adventure tours so that as many people as possible can experience and appreciate this unique environment. Over the years, we have seen a continuous increase in the number of visitors coming to Moab Utah. Who can blame them? With national and state parks and an abundance of recreational activities for all ages, Moab is the perfect adventure destination. However, more visitors to the parks means that parking eventually becomes limited. Some popular trailheads like Delicate Arch in Arches National Park often fill up early and for hours at a time, especially during peak times like weekends and holidays. Additionally, if you’re driving a vehicle with a trailer or a recreational vehicle (RV), you might find it hard to [...]

1707, 2018

What To Expect On A Family Canyoneering Adventure In Moab

By | July 17th, 2018|

There’s absolutely no limit to the thrilling adventures a family can have in Moab, Utah from biking and river rafting to hiking, horse-riding and 4-wheeling. You and your kids can discover dinosaurs, admire ancient art petroglyphs and stargaze your nights away. Being outdoor enthusiasts and Moab’s oldest climbing and canyoneering guide service, we at Moab Cliffs & Canyons would be delighted to add to your family’s adventures by taking you on a guided canyoneering tour of the canyonlands. Moab Canyoneering Adventure Tours Canyoneering involves descending down beautiful, narrow earthen corridors to uncover the secrets they contain. Exploring these canyons uses a mix of down-climbing, hiking, rappelling and the occasional swim or wade if the route passes through water-filled potholes. The canyons of Moab are the perfect place to learn the sport, expand your skills and also introduce your kids to these wonders of the Utah desert. Moab Cliffs & Canyons [...]

1306, 2018

Moab Utah’s Hiking Tour Guide Services

By | June 13th, 2018|

The best way to experience the remarkable and diverse landscape of Utah’s famed canyon county is by hiking through it. This stunningly beautiful desolate wilderness has been sculptured over thousands of years by wind and water, creating the slot canyons, weird rock formations, towers and spires that are characteristic of the area. The increasing popularity of this area has led to an influx of visitors with some of the hiking trails becoming as busy as city streets. We welcome the growing interest in the area, but really, that is no way to experience the awesome beauty of the Colorado Plateau. Guided Hikes in the Moab Desert As Moab’s oldest outdoor adventure guide service, we place great value on our client’s satisfaction. We know that large crowds mean less attention given to each member of the tour party and that’s not what we’re going for. At Moab Cliffs & Canyons, we [...]

1306, 2018

5 Adventure Tours To Put On Your Moab Utah To Do List

By | June 13th, 2018|

Moab, Utah is a prime destination for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. There’s endless adventuring to be done in Moab. While some come for the river rafting, off-roading or camping prospects, others come for an entirely different reason - rock climbing. With a desert adorned with magnificent spires and rock formations, mazes of slot canyons, hundreds of natural arches and desert towers of every height and shape, Moab is a mecca for rock climbers. We at Moab Cliffs & Canyons are pros when it comes to exploring this fascinating desert landscape. As the leading canyoneering and rock climbing guide service in Moab, we can help make your trip a memorable experience. If you really want to get up close and personal with the wilderness environment and its wonderful geological rock formations, here are 5 adventure tours that should top your Moab to-do list: Canyoneering Tours Our guided canyoneering tours will [...]

1306, 2018

Moab Utah’s Premier Outdoor Adventure Guide Unique Tour Services

By | June 13th, 2018|

Surrounded by a vast red rock playground, the terrain around Moab is unlike any other in the world. Outdoor adventure enthusiasts of all ages are drawn to the area for the endless adventure opportunities. You are literally spoilt for choice with tons of climbing and hiking prospects available. Here at Moab Cliffs & Canyons, there’s nothing we like more than rock climbing or canyoneering in the desert terrain. As the premier outdoor adventure guide service in Moab, Utah, we’ve earned the reputation of being the area’s vertical specialists and have guided hundreds of our clients to discover the secrets of the desert. We have been exploring the national park, red rock canyons, natural arches, desert towers, spires, cliffs and other sandstone formations for decades and we know where all the best climbing and canyoneering areas are. There’s really no truer way to accept the challenge of exploring Moab’s fascinating red [...]

1306, 2018

Sleep In Moab On The Edge Of A Cliff With Our Portaledge Adventure Tour

By | June 13th, 2018|

Moab Cliffs & Canyons is the oldest and most passionate desert outdoor adventure guide service in Moab, Utah. We offer a wide variety of canyoneering and rock climbing trips and are proud to have catered to more than 20,000 thrilled clients to date. While we are pros at organizing and conducting canyoneering, hiking and rock climbing tours, sometimes our clients ask for something a little different and special. That’s why we came up with our unique adventure tours the highlight being our exclusive Portaledge Adventure Tour. What does the Portaledge Adventure entail? A portaledge is simply a hanging cot that enables rock climbers to sit or sleep on cliff faces during a climb. It’s basically like a rigid hammock with an aluminum frame for support that climbers set up on the side or ledge of a cliff. Taking part in our Portaledge Adventure will be an experience second to none. [...]

1306, 2018

Moab Utah’s Rockaneering Guide Services

By | June 13th, 2018|

As Moab Utah’s premier outdoor adventure guide services, nothing makes us happier than helping our clients explore the vast rugged canyons of the Utah desert. This beautiful landscape has lots of incredible slot canyons, large rock features, sandstone spires and numerous desert trails- all waiting for you to discover them. One of the best ways to do this is by getting in on our guided rockaneering trips. Rockaneering takes all the best elements of canyoneering, mountaineering and rock climbing and combines them into one awesome activity. You’ll get to taste a little of everything in rock climbing and canyoneering during this adventure ranging from walking across narrow fins to rappelling down narrow slot canyons to access places you’d never thought possible. The highlight of your trip will be scrambling up sheer surfaces and scaling different rock formations. You’ll absolutely love the magnificent views of the sweeping vistas and stunning desert [...]