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    Travel down the Black Canyon and see amazing rock formations
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    Float right below the Hoover Dam!

Black Canyon Hoover Dam Raft Tour

This tour includes:

  • Launch right by the Hoover Dam!
  • Colorado River
  • lunch INCLUDED
  • Black Canyon
  • Transportation from LV hotel INCLUDED

Retail price: $159 adult/$130 child*

Web price: $149 adult/$120 child*

Internet savings: $10


*child rates are ages 5-12. Kids 4 & under are FREE (reservation required). Youth ages 13-15 discount available (see below).

Black Canyon Hoover Dam Rafting Tour - River levelExperience the Colorado River below the Hoover Dam on this awesome Black Canyon Hoover Dam Rafting Tour.

This is a unique day trip, aboard a motor-assisted inflatable raft, through the spectacular Black Canyon – the natural gorge of the Colorado River immediately below the Hoover Dam. Enjoy and share in the history, desert wildlife and beauty of this otherwise inaccessible and rugged landscape on this 5-hour excursion. Finally, you will be dropped off at your Las Vegas Hotel in the afternoon.

Black Canyon Hoover Dam Rafting Tour

Tours: Daily Mar-Nov
Wed & Sat ONLY during Dec-Jan-Feb
Departs: pickup between 7:55am and 9:00am, depending on your hotel
Duration: Approx 5 hours on the water (9:30am-2:30p)
Transport: Motor-assisted river raft
Activities: Photography, Wildlife & Nature
Includes: 5 hour trip along the river
Safety Equipment (children under 12 MUST wear a life vest)
Experienced guides
Hotel pick-up & drop-off
Box lunch (turkey wrap, chips, apple, cookie, water)
$5 National Park Service fee (if applicable)
Not included: Guide gratuity (optional)

PLEASE READ: Our terms/conditions and cancellation policy

Sample Itinerary

Black Canyon River Rafting Tour

Round trip transportation is provided from various Las Vegas hotels to the outfitter just outside of historic Boulder City. You’ll then board comfortable tour buses for transportation to the restricted launch area at the base of the Hoover Dam at the river’s edge.

Ready to Launch
This is an extremely rare view of the Hoover Dam that very few people have the opportunity to see. Guests board large comfortable rafts that have been carefully constructed with safety in mind. Rafts have multiple air chambers and are outfitted with all of the Coast Guard required and recommended safety equipment.

Explore Black Canyon
During this excursion, experienced and knowledgeable guides share the history of this magnificent geological area. The high canyon walls will leave you breathless. Be prepared to see Desert Big Horn Sheep, Osprey, and Great Blue Heron in their natural setting.

Have a Tasty Lunch
This tour stops along the shore to give you a chance to enjoy the cool, clear and calm waters below Hoover Dam. You might take this opportunity to enjoy the box lunch provided while watching and listening to the sights and sounds of this magnificent desert.

Back to Shore
Your trip ends on the Arizona side of the Colorado River at Willow Beach – the uppermost boundary of Lake Mohave. Here you have the chance to shop for unique souvenirs of your trip before boarding air-conditioned tour buses for the return trip over the Mike O’Callaghan Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge to our tour desk or your Las Vegas hotel.

**Sample Itineraries: Please note that due to rapidly-changing conditions (weather, etc) we may need to tailor your itinerary to best suit the needs of the group. While we guarantee that we’ll do our best to provide you with all of the highlights within this itinerary (conditions permitting), we do not guarantee them in this specific order. **

PLEASE READ: Our terms/conditions and cancellation policy

Suggested Gear List & Things to Remember:

  • River sandals or comfortable walking shoes
  • Hat and Sunglasses
  • Sun screen/block
  • Bathing suit & towel (optional)
  • Warm Layers for Winter
  • Camera

Notes: please give at least 48 hours’ notice for vegetarian or gluten-free lunch requests.

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