Canoeing in Utah

Canoeing Trips in Utah

Sometimes referred to as Abbey Country, Utah's wide open spaces, red rock canyons, and nuanced vistas make for a wonderful destination and a unique environment worth experiencing! Check out all canoeing trips in Utah for every level of canoeist. Whether you're looking for a guided trip, canoe rentals, self-guided, day trip, multi-day trip, or anything in between, there's a canoe trip in Utah for you! If you've paddled Utah before, be sure to share your trip with the rest of us!

Guide to Canoeing in Utah

Water has contributed much to the otherworldly landscapes of Utah, eroding and carving slots, towers, and canyons throughout the state. Paddling through these formations is a glimpse into the past and the power of water to alter and create these gorgeous destinations. Here are a few popular paddling destinations in Utah:

  • Green River
  • Colorado River
  • Dirty Devil River

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Canoeing Locations In Utah

If you want to plot your own route, check out all paddling locations in Utah! Search thousands of put-in and take-out locations on our Paddling Locations Map and be sure to download the Go Paddling app where you can save favorites or create and share a float plan!

Plan a Canoeing Trip in Utah

Over the years, many of our paddlers have paddled throughout Utah and were so generous to share their paddling experiences with us in a community trip report. Read a few examples of Utah community trip reports below:

Connect with Paddlers in Utah

Are you looking to connect with other paddlers about going canoeing in Utah? Check out the Paddling.com Message Boards for resources to help you get started.