Kayak Workshop on the Green River in Utah Green River, Utah
Are you looking for more than an adventure vacation? Then this kayaking experience through some of the most magnificent wilderness canyons of the Southwest is the answer. Prior kayaking experience is not necessary. Kayak equipment is included.

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Whitewater Kayaking Workshop for anyone who is energetic to learn to Kayak on the Green River. Prior kayaking experience is not necessary but a kayak swimming pool class which can be found at most colleges and universities is suggested to help speed your learning on the river. You should be in excellent physical condition and comfortable around water.

August 2-7, 2021

Kayaking Desolation

Typical Day

Day 1

Familiarization with Equipment

What to expect on the Trip

Loosening and Stretching


Getting in and out of the Kayak

Learning the Forward and Reverse Strokes

How to Exit the Kayak while Rolled Over in the Water

Learning the Sweep Stroke

How to Enter and Exit Eddies (back current on the river)

Day 2

Learn various Types of Braces

Learn how to Read the River

What to do in Rapids

How to Ferry across the River

Learn the Draw Stroke

Learn Sculling

Begin Learning how to Roll

Day 3, 4, & 5

We will cover the same skills as day 2, but will go into more depth and detail. We will strive to improve in the various areas and to make them become more automatic.

Day 6

Greater emphasis on playing in the rapids, and will go over items learned throughout the trip.


Map & Directions

Green River, Utah
Points of Interest
Green River
Price, UT 84501, USA

Nearby Attractions and Services

Green River Wilderness

Rates & Availability

August 2-7, 2021
per person

$1,535 per person - includes kayak instructors & equipment.

$1,535 per person - includes kayak instructors & equipment.

*Please contact advertiser for rates & availability for your travel dates.


  • Reservations Required

Age range, type of group

Singles, couples, friends, groups

Rock Art

Sleeping and meals

Camping along the river beach. Guides prepare all meals starting with lunch the first day and ending with lunch the last day.



Minimum age of 16 years



Last updated: Aug 27, 2020

Holiday River Expeditions  (View Profile)
Specializing in: Colorado River Rafting Trips, Moab Mountain Biking Trips, Kayaking... Whitewater rafting on the Colorado, Green, Yampa, San Juan and Salmon Rivers since 1966. Also specializing in Women's Rafting Retreats, Family Adventures & Stargazing Trips.

Holiday River Expeditions
Holiday River Expeditions
544 East 3900 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84107
United States

Listing # RA-1236818
Starting at:
USD $1535 per trip
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