When it comes to vacation destinations that inspire rock and desert lovers to take on the extremes, there’s no place quite as captivating as Moab, Utah. This scenic locale is loved for its national parks, towering stone formations, and options to discover canyons that are as vast and challenging as they are inviting. However, Moab is a surprising destination as well as it serves up some water-based fun for those that feel best with a paddle in hand. Here are a few Moab water activities to enjoy the next time you find yourself in the area.

Red River Adventures

Situated at 1140 S. Main Street, Red River Adventures is a one-stop-shop for those Moab visitors who are excited to take to the rapids. This multi-sport adventure company features some wonderful half and full-day rafting adventurers for guests looking to explore the Fisher Towers and beyond. Hop in your 6-person paddle raft alongside your knowledgeable and friendly guide and get ready for the thrilling adventure of a lifetime!

Paddle Moab

Hoping to enjoy your water-based experiences at a more leisurely pace? The team at Paddle Moab has exactly what you’re looking for. Book a spot on one of their stand up paddleboarding trips and you’ll be enjoying views of the Colorado River in no time at all with a paddle in hand. These tours range from 3 hours to all-day excursions and the cost of the trip includes a guide as well as transportation to and from the river access. Choose the ‘Flatwater Fun’ route for a calm and tranquil experience or up the adrenaline by selecting a white water version and put your balance to the test.

Moab Adventure Center

Located at 225 S. Main Street, the Moab Adventure Center is a central hub for all things outdoor adventure and water fun is always included in the line-up. Reserve your place on one of their Moab Jet Boat tours to make the most of a thrilling water excursion that takes you behind Canyonlands National Park to admire the river scenery. Guests can customize their boat tours to include a dinner cruise or a Canyonlands by Night experience when you’re hoping for something a bit more romantic on the waves.

Take Time to Explore and Experience Moab Water Activities

Your adventure to Moab begins with booking an amazing stay through Arches Vacation Rentals. Let our team help you get settled in a home away from home that’s as breathtaking as the surroundings. Contact us today for more information about our vacation rentals and Moab water activities!