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Nice Day trip near Las Vegas

We did the Hoover Dam kayak tour today with one adult and two teenagers - 7 am - 3 pm. It's a... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
jparnell01
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Kodiak, Alaska
Half Day Kayak Tour

We had a great time on this tour! We learned a lot about the history of the area, as well as... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Chelsea P
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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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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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“kayak tour” (13 reviews)
“sauna cave” (16 reviews)
“hot springs” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Us-93, Boulder City, NV 89005
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"recommend this trip"
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We did the Hoover Dam kayak tour today with one adult and two teenagers - 7 am - 3 pm. It's a relatively easy 12 mile paddle from the base of the Hoover Dam to the Marina with stops at Hot Springs, Sauna Cave, and...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We had a great time on this tour! We learned a lot about the history of the area, as well as definitely got our work out in. Celeste was an amazing tour guide! It was nice to have a built in snack and rest break...More

Thank Chelsea P
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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for the review, Chelsea. Emerald Cave is especially beautiful when the sunlight hits it just right--We're glad you got to appreciate that :)

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We did the Hoover Dam kayak tour - 7am to 3pm. A long day but it was great! We got to see the Hoover Dam from the bottom in our kayak, which was pretty cool. We also got to hike to visit sauna cave, hot...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for the review! Hoover Dam gets so many visitors each year, but not many get to see it from the water at the very bottom. Glad we could take you out and show you a good time!

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My husband and I just did the 12-mile kayak trip on Monday - launching from the Hoover Dam. We had Candace and Celeste as our guides - and they were TOP NOTCH and really made the trip fun. The views from the bottom of the...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words, Camille S! Our river guides have a passion unlike any other in our industry. We like to say that we do not take Guests out on our tours, we take Friends...Celeste and Candace exemplify this motto perfectly....More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were booked on the half day kayaking expedition with Evolution Expeditions in early May. They picked us up from our hotel at Las Vegas. Pick up time was at 830am but they arrived at only 9am. It would be good if they had called...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for the review, Strawberries_03! We strive to do all we can to make your Tour the best it can be, from providing a shuttle ride to and from your hotel, to providing all refreshments, to the safety-oriented professional river guides we use, and...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

it was a great tour and amazing view with nice guide. We were tired because it was a long way to kayak .................More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

fangky23 Thank you for reviewing your tour, we appreciate it. We have several different tours with different paddling distances, the next time you go on tour with us, make sure you pick the tour suitable for you and your group. Please take a look at...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

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...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

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...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

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...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

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...More

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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!More

Thank Valessa
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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

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,...More

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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...More

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LasVegasKayakTours, Manager at Evolution Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

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....More

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Sorry for the delay! Any of the tours would work - the guides are very good at helping beginners, as well as advanced kayakers
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