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Lovers of the outdoors wear many hats in Moab, sometimes being boaters, bikers, and Jeepers at the same time. Here are a few companies who cater to a range of adventure seekers.
Coyote Shuttle. If you need a ride to or from your hike or bike trailhead or river trip, call the Coyote. Their website is a wealth of knowledge on trail and river conditions, and you can connect with others to carpool and save money. 55 W. 300 S, Moab, UT, 84532. 435/260–2097 or 435/259–8656. www.coyoteshuttle.com.
Moab Adventure Center. This reputable company has been offering river rides since 1961. Their prominent storefront on Main Street has tons of info about rafting, 4x4 tours, scenic flights, hikes, balloon rides, and much, much more. 225 S. Main St., Moab, UT, 84532. 435/259–7019 or 866/904–1163. www.moabadventurecenter.com.
NAVTEC. Doc Williams was the first doctor in Moab in 1896, and some of his descendants have never left, sharing his love for the area through this rafting, canyoneering, and 4x4 company. Whether you want to explore by boat, boots, or wheels, Navtec gives you a multitude of one-day and multiday options. 321 N. Main St., Moab, UT, 84532. 435/259–7983 or 800/833–1278. www.navtec.com.
Oars. This well-regarded outfitter can take you for several days of rafting and/or hiking through the Colorado and Green rivers. For those not into white water, it also offers calm-water rides. Moab, UT, 84532. 435/259–5865 or 800/346–6277. www.oarsutah.com.
Roadrunner Shuttle. With vehicles that seat up to 24 people, Roadrunner is a great resource for groups large and small to get to trailheads or put-in spots. 197 W. Center St., Moab, UT, 84532. 435/259–9402. www.roadrunnershuttle.com.
Tag-A-Long Expeditions. Celebrating 50 years in 2014, this outfitter has been taking people into the white water of Cataract Canyon and Canyonlands longer than any other outfitter in Moab. It also runs four-wheel-drive expeditions into the backcountry of the park plus calm-water excursions on the Colorado and Green rivers. Trips run from a half day to six days, and groups are kept small, from 3 to 11 passengers. 452 N. Main St., Moab, UT, 84532. 435/259–8946 or 800/453–3292. www.tagalong.com.