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Adventure Tour Blog 2018-05-08T16:32:41+00:00
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 [...]

1405, 2018

Moab Utah’s Desert Tower Rock Climbing Guide Services

By | May 14th, 2018|

Jutting out at various points across the landscape are some of Moab desert’s most unique features- the colossal sandstone towers. These enormous spires represent the ultimate climbing challenge for visiting climbers, many of who end up making return trips to conquer these incredible summits. Technical multi-pitch climbs, sheer rock faces, heady heights and an overwhelming sense of exposure are all part of the towers’ allure. Guided Tower Climbing Adventures near Moab Thanks to the experience and expertise of the AMGA-certified guides at Moab Cliffs & Canyons, you too can reach these amazing summits to take in the fantastic views from the top. Our guided desert tower climbing tours will take you to two of the most popular towers – Ancient Art and Castleton Tower for your next outdoor adventure. As climbing and canyoneering experts, we go to great lengths to give our clients a deeply rewarding and enriching tower climbing [...]

1405, 2018

Moab Utah’s Canyoneering Course Guide Services

By | May 14th, 2018|

As the premier climbing and canyoneering guide service in Moab, we at Moab Cliffs & Canyons are committed to helping people discover the wonders of our local slot canyons. Other than guided tours, we also provide canyoneering courses designed to give you the confidence and technical skills you need to safely pursue canyoneering while minimizing your impact on the fragile desert environment. Our professionally guided courses combine ‘class time’ with practical lessons in the field and are customized to fit different fitness levels. This way, you learn the theory part of canyoneering then get a chance to test your knowledge by descending one or more canyons. The instructional courses are divided into 3 levels- the Introductory Course, Intermediate Canyoneering Course and the Advanced Canyoneering Course. Level I- Introduction to Canyoneering This introductory course is meant to give you a solid understanding of canyoneering techniques and systems. The end goal is [...]

1405, 2018

Moab Utah’s Rock Climbing Guide Services

By | May 14th, 2018|

Moab, Utah has been described as the ultimate climbing trip destination and we at Moab Cliffs & Canyons definitely agree. The soft sandstone of the Moab desert is easily eroded by the elements to create rock faces, cracks and towers that present bountiful opportunities for rock climbers. Best of all, the coarse texture of sandstone provides excellent grip allowing climbers to ascend slopes of all kinds. As specialists in canyoneering and rock climbing, we are committed to providing deeply enriching guided rock climbing tours for our clients. Our trips are a fantastic experience for kids, parents, beginners and veterans alike. Rock Climbing In The Moab Area We take the safety of our clients very seriously which is why all our guides are AMGA-certified professionals with extensive training and vast personal experience in climbing. They know how to select the best quality climbs to suit your needs and experience level, ensuring [...]

1405, 2018

Moab Utah’s Canyoneering Guide Services

By | May 14th, 2018|

The Moab desert hides lots of canyons carved deep into the sandstone. Something about these beautiful, narrow earthen corridors has enticed and challenged wilderness adventurers since the late 1800s. With Moab Cliffs & Canyons, you too can explore these narrow twisting canyons and discover their secrets. Our canyoneering guided tours will take you to some narrow passages, weaving through giant dome-like rock features and riparian environments that create unexpected oases in the desert. These fascinating outdoor adventures will have you hiking, down-climbing, rappelling, scrambling over rock passages and occasionally wading or swimming through water-filled potholes. Canyoneering Adventures near Moab As Moab’s oldest climbing and canyoneering guide service, we focus on helping our clients navigate the vast, extraordinary Utah desert landscape. Our Moab canyon trips are always scenic, memorable and deeply satisfying. They are perfect for groups, individuals or families looking for a fun and exciting way to spend a few [...]

1405, 2018

Moab Utah’s Premier Outdoor Adventure Guide Services

By | May 14th, 2018|

When it comes to exploring desert landscapes, no one does it better than Moab Cliffs & Canyons. Founded in 1999, we have grown to become Moab, Utah’s premier outdoor adventure guide service, having provided guided tours to over 20,000 thrilled clients.     We offer a veritable buffet for those who love the rugged desert terrain, from exploring stunning slot canyons to hiking desert trails and ascending some of Moab’s legendary sandstone spires. Our rock climbing and canyoneering tours cater to adventure enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels- whether you’re a seasoned veteran looking to rack up more ascents, a first timer discovering the wilderness, a solo traveler seeking a challenge or a family out for some fun. We guarantee you’ll have the trip of a lifetime! Professional Guides As the most trusted and highly recommended climbing guide service in Moab, we place a high value on building long-lasting, trusting [...]