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Destinations: Green River Canoeing

As you retrace Major John Wesley Powell’s epic 1869 path into the annals of history, this twisting river winds its way between sheer colorful sandstone walls, thousands of feet high. You’ll marvel at Labyrinth, Horse Shoe and Trin-Alcove Canyons and Bow Knot Bend. You may also want to stay in the Moab, UT area and visit Canyonlands and Arches National Parks, which are right next-door.

Green River Canoeing: Colorado Plataeu, A Mirror of Mars. Open to Teachers and the Adult Public (PENDING BASED ON APPROVAL)

Green River Canoeing: Colorado Plataeu, A Mirror of Mars. Open to Teachers and the Adult Public (PENDING BASED ON APPROVAL)

Did you know the Colorado Plateau is a great place to study the geology of Mars? This unique adventure will take you down a spectacular 60-mile section of the Green River in Utah from Crystal Geyser to Mineral Bottom just north of Canyonlands National Park. You’ll learn about the unique geological features that make the Colorado Plateau so special while also learning about the geology on Mars. This is definitely a trip of a lifetime.

Green River Canoeing
River

Beginner; Ages 18+
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Difficulty
Beginner: suitable for kids 6-12. Mostly flat water. No experience necessary and average fitness level required.

Ages
6 to 90+

When
April through October

Section & Miles
Labyrinth Canyon; 60 miles

Number of Days
5 and 6 day trips

Hiking
Yes

Nearest Town
Moab, UT

Driving Distance from Denver
335 miles; 5.5 hours

Number of Participants
22 guests

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