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Don Hatch River Expeditions

221 N 400 E, Vernal, UT 84078-1719
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The best part of our vacation!

We had a great time! We did the Green River Run! two old ladies had a wonderful time, OARS were... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Duke S
Must Do!

It is hard to beat spending the day on a river. Don Hatch has the experience down pat as they... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
phh26541
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Carmel, California
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221 N 400 E, Vernal, UT 84078-1719
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a great time! We did the Green River Run! two old ladies had a wonderful time, OARS were very accommodating! The pictographs and petroglyphs were accessed comfortably (better than our drive through the park!) The guides were well informed and good natured. Lunch...More

1  Thank Duke S
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

It is hard to beat spending the day on a river. Don Hatch has the experience down pat as they provide day and longer experiences for any interested persons. The guides we had were impeccability trained so they can provide a very relaxed, and safe,...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We went out on the Green River one day rafting trip thru Split Mountain gorge area in Dinosaur National Monument. It was amazing! The scenery was incredible-it felt like rafting thru Capitol Reef or Zion National Park. There are 4 sets of class III rapids...More

2  Thank cubuff1453
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

First class operation. Beautiful scenery, fun river, great guides, nice camping sites. Would highly recommend this trip. Really appreciated the variety of boats available throughout the trip. The kayaks were great fun. The food was also excellent.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Our family and several others set out for a day rafting adventure on the Green River and had an awesome time! The group and four rafts were taken out to Island Park at Dinosaur, stopping on the way to see some cool petroglyphs. That was...More

2  Thank jumpyg
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic day trip! Bold canyon views, nice stop to see the Petroglyphs. Very professional guides, detailed with the geology sites as well as each rapids name. Lunch on the river was very good and well thought. This is a must do if you are...More

Thank MWright_11
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Amazing scenery on an exciting river with great guides! First class operation all the way from the beginning to the end. So much fun on the river, hiking excursions, and in camp. Plenty of stories including the history of the area, the expeditions, geology, Native...More

Thank Erik K
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this trip for an into to rafting. I can't say enough good things about the friendliness of this operation. Our guide was full of information about everything from petroglyphs, to native trees and butch Cassidy. We got way more than we expected on...More

1  Thank Cheryl R
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our one day Green River trip and would recommend it to anyone. Just seeing the geological formations along the river is unique and can only be seen from the river, there is no road that can be driven to see what we...More

1  Thank BernieandJune
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you want spectacular river rafting, magnificent rugged canyons, beaver and moose sightings, hikes to petroglyphs and waterfalls, paddle boarding, kayaking, history and geology lessons, delicious food, perfect coffee, easy campsite setups and breakdowns and a sweet community of guides and clients, THIS is the...More

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