Guiding Services


Need a guide for your next trip? Find one for every outdoor adventure with this select listing of outfitters in Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, and Utah. The list is not all inclusive, but you can find more Utah-based options at This section replaces our usual event calendar, which is always available online at

Adventure Guides

Blue Sky Adventures

Wanship, UT. Hiking, fly fishing, mountain biking, kayaking, rafting, yoga, and yurt rentals.

Canyonlands by Night &2 Day

Moab, UT. Tours by land, water, and air in and around Moab. Specializing in night dinner shows on the Colorado River. 435-259-5261,

Desert Adventures

UT, AZ, NV. Adventure company offering hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, ATV tours, horseback riding, ziplines, and adventures in Zion, Bryce, Grand Canyon, Lake Mead, Colorado River, and many more. Based in Boulder City, Nevada.

Destination Sports and Adventures

Park City, UT. Tubing, river rafting, bicycling, horseback riding in and around Park City. 800-247-6197,

Dreamland Safari Tours

Kanab, UT. Camping and hiking safari tours to scenic, remote Southern Utah locations. 435-644-5506,

Escape Adventures

Las Vegas, NV. Bike tours and multisport adventures in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, and Utah. Las Vegas and Moab day tours. 800-596-2953,

Goulding’s Tours

Monument Valley, UT. Tours of Monument Valley Tribal Park with geological and historical information shared during day or full moon tours.

Midway Adventure Company

Midway, UT. River rafting, horseback riding, biking, and hiking tours. 435-657-2008,

Moab Adventure Center

Moab, Arches, Canyonlands, UT. Daily outdoor activities and vacation packages that include national park tours, rafting, mountain biking, jeep rentals, horseback riding, SUPing, and climbing. 866-904-1163,

Moab Cliffs and Canyons

Moab, UT. Guided canyoneering, rock climbing, and desert hiking trips in and around Moab. 435-259-3317,

Paragon Adventures

Zion and St. George, UT. Mountain biking, horseback riding, canyoneering, rock climbing. 435-673-1709,

Red River Adventures

Moab, UT. Guided rafting, canyoneering, rock climbing, stand up paddleboarding, and horseback riding. 877-259-4046,

Red Mountain Resort

St. George, UT. Guided hiking, biking, kayaking, and yoga. 877-246-4453,

Rocky Mountain Outfitters

Heber, UT. Guided horseback riding, rafting on the Provo River, and fly fishing. 435-654-1655,

River Rafting

AVA’s Colorado Rafting

Locations throughout Colorado. Whitewater rafting on Colorado’s best rivers. Trips for all ages and abilities from mild floats to Class V rapids. 970-423-7031,

Adrift Adventures

Moab, UT. Rafting on Colorado and Green Rivers. Kayaking and paddleboarding also offered. 435-259-8594,

Adventure Bound River Expeditions

Whitewater rafting and inflatable kayaking in Utah and Colorado on the Green, Colorado, and Yampa Rivers.

Always Rafting and Kayaking

Marysvale, UT. Two- and three-hour kayaking and rafting trips on the Sevier River in Central Utah. 435-326-4310,

Barefoot Tubing

Morgan, UT. Family-friendly tubing on the Weber River. 801-648-8608,

Dinosaur River Expeditions

Vernal, UT. Whitewater rafting on Green and Yampa Rivers. 801-499-9181,

Don Hatch River Expeditions

Colorado, Green, and Yampa Rivers. Whitewater rafting adventures. 435-789-4316,

High Country Adventure

Provo, UT. Raft or tube on the Provo River. Add on zipling, fly-fishing, horseback riding, or a train ride. 801-224-2500,

Holiday River Expeditions

Salt Lake City, UT, CO, and ID whitewater rafting and mountain biking trips. 800-624-6323,

Middle Fork River Expeditions

Stanley, ID. Middle Fork and Main Salmon Rivers.

Mild2Wild Rafting

Durango, CO. Whitewater rafting on Animas and Piedra Rivers in Southwestern Colorado and Colorado River in Utah. Family and high-adventure trips offered. 888-997-4965,

Moki Mac River Expeditions

Salt Lake City, UT. Single and multi-day whitewater rafting trips on Green and Colorado River. 801-268-6667,


CO, ID, UT. Whitewater rafting adventures for the whole family on the Colorado, Green, Salmon, San Juan, and Yampa Rivers. Plus hiking and national park adventures.

Park City Rafting

Morgan, UT. Weber River whitewater rafting trips. 2-hour or full-day trips. 435-655-3800,

River Runners

Buena Vista and Canon City, CO. Family, advanced, and multi-day whitewater rafting trips on Arkansas, Green, and Yampa Rivers. 800-723-8987,

Sawtooth Adventure Company

Stanley, ID. Sun Valley and Salmon River rafting trips. 866-774-4644,

Shari Griffith Expeditions

Moab, UT. Green, Colorado, and Yampa river trips. 800-332-2439,

Western River Expeditions

Salt Lake City, UT. Cataract Canyon, Green River, and Westwater rafting trips in Utah. Salmon and Snake River trips in Idaho. 866-904-1160,

Horseback Riding

Bryce Canyon

Ruby’s Inn

Horseback Riding Horseback trail rides in Bryce Canyon. 866-782-0002,

Red Canyon Trail Rides

Bryce and Kodachrome trail rides. 800-892-7923,

Central Utah

Peterson Trail Rides

Beaver, UT. Ride in the Tushar Mountain of Fishlake National Forest. 435-421-9617,


Hauer Ranch Rides

Half- and full-day trail rides. 435-259-8015,

Salt Lake Area

Alpine Trailrides

American Fork Canyon, UT. Guided horseback trail rides in American Fork Canyon. 801-602-6065,

Flying J Outfitters

Snowbird, UT. Guided horseback rides at Snowbird Resort.

Park City

North Forty Escapes

Free shuttle from Park City to Rendezvous Ranch. Trail rides. 435-640-3239,

Rocky Mountain Outfitters

Trail rides at Soldier Hollow. 435-654-1655,

Rocky Mountain Recreation of Utah

35 miles from Park City. Guided trail rides in the Uintas. 435-645-7256,

Grand Staircase/Escalante

Sentinel Rock Horses

Guided trail and canyon rides. 928-660-3134, Sentinel Rock

St. George

Red Mountain Resort

Trail rides near Red Mountain and Snow Canyon Park. 877-246-4453,


Jacob’s Ranch

Zion Canyon guided horseback trail rides. 435-635-1552,


About Author

Jenny Willden is the Managing Editor of Outdoor Sports Guide and a self-proclaimed gear and grammar nut. She's a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association and the Adventure Travel Trade Association. A lover of adventure and travel, she's happiest when riding horses or snowboarding in Utah’s mountains. Follow Jenny’s exploits on Twitter @jennywillden or Instagram @jlwillden.

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