Things To Do in Green River


Fishing, rafting, camping and hiking are just a few of the things to see and do while you're visiting Green River.

River Rafting the Green River

The Green River is a popular choice for white water rafting. The river runs from Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area near Vernal, Utah, to Dinosaur National Monument, and then through some of Utah's most rugged and remote landscape...before finally meeting up with the Colorado River at Canyonlands National Park in southeastern Utah. There are several sections of the Green River that can be rafted, kayaked, or canoed.

River Sections

North Section: Vernal - Flaming Gorge Area

Flaming Gorge Dam - Little Hole - Browns Park

Lodore Canyon

Split Mountain

Yampa River (flows into Green River-Split Mountain)

Desolation

South Section: Green River City - Moab Area

Labyrinth

Stillwater

White water rafting trips on the Green River offer unique geology, landscape important to America's frontier and outlaw history, plus Native American ruins and rock art. A trek down the Green River is about much more than white water rafting; it's about truly experiencing a part of history.


Green River Fishing

Fishing is restricted to artificial flies or lures; catch-and-release is highly encouraged but limited harvest is permitted (check the latest Utah proclamation for details). Fly tackle is most commonly used but spinners and Rapalas are also effective.

The Green flows through a scenic, steep-walled canyon. The rugged terrain allows access in only three areas: just below the dam, Little Hole and Browns Park. You can drive to those locations and fish your way up or down the stream, or float the river in a drift boat or rubber raft. (The river is also a popular destination for recreational rafters and can be busy on summer weekends.)

Things to Do in Green River

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Helping folks escape the crowds on multi-day Whitewater Rafting & Mountain Biking adventures for mor...
Western River Expeditions rafting trips Moab, UT include the Colorado River, Westwater River, Desola...
Cozy log cabins on a private lake in Flaming Gorge.
Sheri Griffith River Expeditions has been the premier whitewater rafting outfitter in Moab, Utah sin...
Dinosaur River Expeditions is locally owned and operated out of Vernal Utah and offers rafting trips...
The Moab Adventure Center offers the most convenient way for you to reserve all your daily outdoor a...
Offering rafting tours on the Colorado and Green Rivers in addition to canoe and kayak rentals. Wit...
Whether you’re looking for a memorable family adventure, the rush of whitewater, or the solace of na...
At Red Canyon Lodge you will find a wide range of activities for kids, seniors and everyone in-betwe...
Flaming Gorge Resort offers Green River fly fishing, fly fishing guides, river rafting and many more...
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When you're looking for adventure, NAVTEC Expeditions offers the most comprehensive selection of Col...
Flaming Gorge Resort is ideally situated near the Green River and Flaming Gorge Reservoir.
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Green River Weather

Average Temperature

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70.5°F
Low36°F

Average Precipitation

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0.52"

Average Snowfall

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0.0"

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