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Desert Highlights, Moab

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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour · Tour
Based in Moab, Desert Highlights offers private tours in canyoneering, rock climbing, and packrafting. The operator caters to all abilities and needs. By combining packrafts, canyoneering gear, and mountain bikes, tours ensure a chance visitors reach remote areas most regular tourists never get to see. While safely guided through the landscape, you'll also be learning about geology, history, and plants and animals. Please check the website for further details. Using our custom trip planner, Moab attractions like Desert Highlights can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We did a half day of rock climbing with Herb and had a great time. Herb did a wonderful job of challenging our two teens while helping us "old parents" to learn something new and feel more confident.....  more »
  • Rock Climbing- Our girls had an amazing time and loved having Herb as their guide! We will definitely call you guys when we are back in Moab. Thanks for helping make our trip so special.  more »
  • Herb was my guide on a multi-pitch climb at Ancient Art. He is very experienced and a great guide for my first time experience on a multi-pitch! There were some parts I was nervous about but he is.....  more »
  • We had an amazing time in Moab, Utah with Melissa. We hired her as a private guide to explore for my birthday. She is such a sweetheart and an amazing guide! She pays attention to detail and every part of our journey was well thought out. I'd definitely hire her again for future trips!
  • Had a great trip! Did the Medieval Chamber rappels. The awesome thing is it was just the two of us and the guide so it felt very personalized. The actual rappels were a blast, esp the free rappel down Morning Glory... at the end I was wishing we had booked a longer trip with more. :)
  • My 9 yr old son and I went on a half day climbing outing with Herb, and it was amazing. Besides being extremely safe and knowledgeable, he was a pleasure to hang out with. A fantastic memory that we will never forget! Thanks for the awesome time!
  • We had great experience with Desert Highlights and our guide Melissa. She was very knowledgeable and ensured we were all enjoying ourselves and were safe. One of the guys we were with really struggled with his nerves before one of the repels and Melissa was so calm and reassuring. Melissa's confidence, knowledge and sense of humour made for a great day.
  • Great trip! The owners, Herb and Melissa were very accommodating and personable. Highly recommend!

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