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Address: US-93, Boulder City, NV 89005
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We are an expedition kayaking guide service and outfitter for the remote...

We are an expedition kayaking guide service and outfitter for the remote and beautiful Lake Mead National Recreation area, which includes Lake Mead, Lake Mohave, Black Canyon and the Colorado River just below the mighty Hoover Dam.

We specialize in kayak and hiking day tours in the Black Canyon on the Colorado River.

Our guides are CPR and Wilderness First Aid certified. We are professionally trained and have extensive knowledge of kayaking and hiking in the back country.

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Blow off your cobwebs you City Folk!!

If you are looking for a totally different experience when visiting LV, an off-the-wall challenge, an assault on the senses where you are at one with nature, then check this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phil S
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Rochester, United Kingdom

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a totally different experience when visiting LV, an off-the-wall challenge, an assault on the senses where you are at one with nature, then check this out! Two hours drive from Las Vegas are Evolution Expeditions who will take you down the Colorado River for a few hours on a tour that only requires you to... More 

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Thank Phil S
LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Phil S, you couldn't of said it better! Thank you so much for a great day on the Colorado River! The Weather was awesome for the half day adventure and we thank you for joining us. We take out first time kayakers all the time so worries there! We appreciate you reviewing your tour, see you next time on the... More 

Branford, Connecticut
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, two daughters (ages 12 and 14) and I did the combo hike and kayak. We originally planned to do the kayak only but switched to the hike/kayak combo and we were glad we did. The trip seemed a little pricey, but it was worth it. This was a day my family will remember for a very long time.... More 

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

ruusta, It was the perfect day and we thank you for joining us on our adventure! We have an amazing team and we're glad you think so too. Our Kayak Hike and Hot Springs Tour is unique, we're the only ones providing that tour in the Black Canyon. Thank you for reviewing your tour, we appreciate it! Evolution Expeditions More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Everything about this trip was amazing! Great guides, equipment, snacks, and even easy booking the day before! We will definitely be Kayaking with you next time!

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Valessa, Thank you for spending the day with us, the weather was great and you all paddled very well. Next time your in-town check out some of our other adventures, we have a couple of Hiking and kayaking combo tours full of adventure! The Kayak, Hike and Hot Springs Tour is amazing, you would love it! We really appreciate you... More 

Orlando, Florida
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The 4 of us did the 7 hour kayak starting at the Hoover Dam and ended 12 miles downstream. Our guide John was absolutely amazing. He went over and above for our group taking pictures and explaining the history of the canyons and hot springs to us. He was Very informative and knowledgeable and extremely mindful Of our time to... More 

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

tigmeg23, Thank you for spending the day with us. Jon is fun and full of facts about the Black Canyon and loves to share what he knows to others. Not just with kayaking but Hiking in the Black Canyon there are so many hidden treasures. We appreciate you taking the time to review your tour and we''ll see you next... More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We booked a Kayaking trip from the Hoover Dam. The view's were incredible and our group of 6 had an incredible time. Our guide Candice made the trip even more fun with a great attitude. I would recommend this trip to anyone visiting Vegas, it's a great day away from the hotels and incredible experience you will never forget. Thanks

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Thejinxs, Thank you for spending the day with us. Our Kayak Hoover Dam Tour is very popular and we're glad you could join us. Candace is fun and always up for adventure with her on your tour your always going to have a great time! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This trip was unreal! My wife and I live in Las Vegas and never knew this amazing canyon was so close. Our guide Jon knew so much about both the natural history of the area and the ecosystem it supports. Plus he kept us entertained all day long. I definitely recommend the full day trip - the view of the... More 

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Micah S, Thank you for a great day, Jon is an awesome guide and we really appreciate the positive feedback. When back in-town, take a look at additional tours we have, it would be great to see you all again! See you on the water! More 

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Going on to the trip I was skeptical. It ended up being an amazing experience I will never forget/regret. Our guide Anthony is great at what he does. Very knowledgeable in the history and the wild life in the area. One of the best parts is the entire crew is down to earth. They leave the bs aside and treat... More 

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

cbloss86, Thank you for reviewing your tour. Anthony is a great guide and is always there when you need him. We take out first time paddlers all the time. It was a beautiful day and we appreciate the great feedback. See you again on the water! More 

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

My friend and I were visiting Zion National Park and the to include a kayaking excursion. We located Evolution Expeditions online and signed up. I was impressed that we received a call the morning of our excursion to confirm and clarify any questions. Once we arrived everyone was very nice and assured that we had everything needed for the trip.... More 

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Thank Karen H
LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Karen H, Thank you for kayaking with us and reviewing your tour. Anthony is an awesome guide always there to lend a helping hand. Thanks again for spending part of you day with us, we look forward to seeing you again! :) See you next time! More 

Castle Rock, Co.
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I was in the area and had never seen Black Canyon. I decided to do a half day trip with Evolution Expeditions. I was really pleased with the personal attention Seth and Shannon gave to everyone. The perfect weather didn't hurt. What a great way to enjoy the river. We saw many big horn sheep and a bald eagle. It... More 

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

MattCCastleRock_Co_, Thank you for a great day out on the Colorado River. Shannon is the best, loves the outdoors and her passion for it shows. We appreciate you reviewing your tour. Be safe More 

Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The tour was very well done. Our guide Candice was fantastic and very knowledgable. I will be returning for another trip!

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this review

Brad T, Thank you for reviewing your tour, Candace loves what she does and really appreciates the great feedback. See you again! More 

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