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Canyonlands Field Institute

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Join CFI for a scheduled or custom river or land-based trip, or try a combination of the two! Hiking trips supported by pack stock or vehicles take you to rare desert treasures, while our wide range of river rafting and camping experiences show you...more
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1320 S Highway 191, Moab, UT 84532-3102
+1 435-259-7750
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

My wife and I had the good pleasure of taking an evening tour of Aches NP with Kenneth, a passionate naturalist. This is an under the radar excellent investment of your time and money. Up close and hands on rocks, sand, and arches. Kenneth was...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

I visited the rock art panel at Courthouse Wash. A guide from the Canyonlands Field Institute and his participants were there at the same time. I do not begrudge them their guided hike, but the entire group refused to budge from their lecture site smack...More

1  Thank 835kathiea
Reviewed April 23, 2018

We did a 3 day, 2 night rafting and camping trip on the San Juan River with Canyonlands Field Institute (CFI), as a family of four (with two teenagers). Our guides Alex and Rob were outstanding. They are expert, knowledgeable, charming river-gurus with wilderness first-responder...More

1  Thank Eden S
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

David was our guide and was excellent! We learned so much and our guide was so knowledgeable! We highly recommend this tour!

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Reviewed August 4, 2017

Jordan was an absolute joy to have as a tour guide! Me and my 8 year old son had our best experiences during our week long trip to Utah with Jordan! We did the afternoon Arches tour as well as the morning dinosaur track and...More

1  Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Jordan was our tour guide and she was exceptional! She was very knowledgeable about the rock formations, geology and park history. She was engaging and personable, allowing adequate time at each of the stops. I would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Jordan was an exceptional guide, knowledgeable about the formation of the rock, great historic references and reading Edward Abbey really gave us a fabulous images of how those that love the park see it.

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed July 1, 2017

This was a good tour. Jordan was very informative and has a lot of knowledge about the rock art as well as the places to find them. She was very friendly and on time. She was very soft spoken which was hard to hear when...More

Thank Timroby
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Very visual and informative tour with short easy hikes. Learned about Moab's Paleontology seeing petroglyphs and pictographs in the area. Also saw some dinosaur fossils. Kevin and Chris could answer our questions and made our tour a great experience.

Thank fwtxtrip
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We'd heard about CFI's professional introductions to southern Utah natural history and geology. Our experience was as good or better than advertised. We took the day-long introduction to desert wildflowers and both enjoyed it immensely and learned greatly. In the desert on another trip a...More

Thank William H
CFIMoab, Public Relations Manager at Canyonlands Field Institute, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Thanks so much for joining us on our Desert Wildflowers Field Seminar! I'm sure Joel will be excited to hear some of his knowledge stuck and was used in your next outing in the desert. If you haven't, contact us on our website - cfimoab.org...More

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