Whitewater Rush with Heli Tour


Helicopter Raft
Depart From: Las Vegas / Boulder City
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Visitors to Las Vegas can enjoy a whitewater rafting package with the Hualapai River Runners in a convenient and thrilling day trip! Passengers board an air-conditioned van for transportation to Hualapai Lodge in Peach Springs, Arizona, where the Hualapai River Runners will take you to the raft launch site.

Passengers board an eight-person motorized river raft designed specifically for navigating the Colorado River. All Hualapai River Runner guides are fully certified and are highly skilled at maneuvering the class 4 to 7 rapids guests may encounter along the way. Many of the guides have spent their lives learning the features of the river and can provide fascinating insight into the ever-changing waters of the Colorado River and the Grand Canyon West Rim.

Each raft will make a stop along the riverbank so that passengers may enjoy a nature hike and lunch. This 5.5-hour whitewater adventure wraps up at Grand Canyon West along the riverbank. Guests will board a helicopter for an exciting flight that ascends 4,000 feet through the canyon walls and lands at Grand Canyon West airport. After an action-packed day of adventure, passengers will return to Las Vegas with memories to last a lifetime!

Product Highlights

  • Operational:
    • Immediate daily departure from hotel from March 15th - October 31st
  • Age Requirements:
    • Must be 8+ years old to participate
  • Tour Duration:
    • Approximately 13-14 hours
  • Complimentary Roundtrip Transportation:
    • Passengers are picked up from most major Las Vegas hotels via shuttle van
  • Check-In:
    • Upon arrival to Peach Springs, Arizona at the Hualapai Lodge
    • Ground transfers to raft launch site
  • Whitewater Adventure:
    • Guided raft adventure on the Colorado River
    • Approximately 40 miles on the river (12 miles include rapids)
  • Flight:
    • Helicopter transfers from the canyon floor to the rim
    • Approximately 5-7 minutes
  • Narration:
    • English only
  • Meal:
    • Lunch included