Moab: Canyons and Geology Airplane Trip

Activity provider: Redtail Air Adventures

Moab: Canyons and Geology Airplane Trip

Activity provider: Redtail Air Adventures

From US$ 299 per person

Fly high above the canyons of Gateway, Colorado on an airplane trip. Admire a landscape of rivers, valleys, and mountains as you discover the Moab area from the air.

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Valid 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Climb onboard an intimate airplane flight and experience Moab's landscape
  • Learn all about the stunning geological formations from your guide as you go
  • Witness the River Road Canyon including Grandstaff and the Morning Glory Arch
  • Be wowed by Fisher Towers and see the exposures of the Paradox Formation
  • Fly over Gateway, Colorado, see the Dolores River, and the La Sal Mountains
Full description

Clamber onboard a flight to remember and marvel at dramatic geological features. Benefit from informative commentary as you witness the dramatic landscape of the Moab area in a unique way.

Fly east from Moab to the famous canyons of Gateway, Colorado. See the Colorado River and side canyons including Grandstaff Canyon, Morning Glory Arch, Castle Valley, and Professor Valleys. Encounter the Fisher Towers and exposures of the Paradox Formation.

Swing over to the Dolores River Canyon to see the cliffs, canyons, and mesas that have been home to generations of ancient and modern Native Americans. Approach the La Sal Mountains and see the changes in vegetation as you catch distant views of the San Juan Mountains in Colorado.

Learn all about the geological features as you head back towards canyon country with a bird's eye view of the Mi Vida uranium mine. Enjoy sights of the Canyonlands National Park, Needles District, the Confluence, and Island in the Sky before returning back to land.

  • Airplane flight
  • Guide
  • Commentary
  • Food and drinks
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Tips

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Meeting point

Inside the terminal in the Canyonlands Regional Airport at the Redtail Air desk.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)

Know before you go

  • This activity takes place in a small airplane

Product ID: 419627