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Paddling the Green River, Utah

Open for all who are Adventurous! / 7 days / Sept. 8th – 14th, 2018

                                                                    7 days / Sept. 23rd – 29th, 2018

Join Breakwater Expeditions for an amazing journey of adventure while canoeing and exploring the Green River in Utah. This is a chance to not only learn the fundamentals of canoeing, navigation, and camping; but also gain knowledge of the area and form lasting friendships with like-minded people. This experience can be a catalyst for rejuvenating your spirit and will serve you for years to come.

No previous canoe experience is needed. We invite you to join this trip and immerse yourself in nature with a group of your peers. Explore the majestic landscape of Labyrinth Canyon, enjoy hiking, new challenges, campfires, and experience the satisfaction of time spent in nature.

We will break camp daily, carry everything we need in our canoes, paddle down river to each destination, and camp in tents alongside the water. This is the kind of trip that remains with you forever. Come join us!

Activities:

  • Canoeing and side hiking.

    1. Introduction to basic camping skills

    2. Mindfulness exercises to relax, reconnect, and build greater awareness

Goals:

  • Unplug from day to day life and create lasting memories together

    1. Reconnect to your self, partner, family and natural environment

    2. Learn canoeing and camping skills

    3. Relax, rejuvenate and have fun together in a beautiful setting

The Leadership:

Lars Hall, lead guide and co-founder of Breakwater Expeditions, has honed his skills as an outdoor leader and guide in some of the world’s most awe-inspiring classrooms. For 19 years he has developed, facilitated, and guided programs in a variety of settings ranging from the mountains to the sea and has logged more than 1,800 days in the field working with adolescents, adults, and families.

Itinerary

Sept. 8th or 23rd: Grand Junction, CO
•  Arrive into Grand Junction by 5 p.m.
•  Stay the night in Grand Junction
•  Get oriented to the group and the gear

Sept. 9th-13th or 24th-27: Labyrinth Canyon of the Green River
•  Shuttle to Ruby Ranch, Utah on the river’s edge
•  Canoeing Expedition on the Green River 45 miles
•  We will move camp each day, with a possible layover day
•  Swimming, canoeing, hiking and more…

Sept.13th or 28th: Take off the water
•  Afternoon shuttle back to Grand Junction
•  Clean up and enjoy a evening dinner out

Sept. 14th or 29th: Departure Home
•  Participants either fly or drive home

Cost per person: $1800

All inclusive minus flights to Grand Junction.

Discount for families greater than 3.

Registration: info@breakwaterexp.com