Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Book a Trip?

To reserve a trip, please call us at (505) 427-7737 or email us at and let us know what trip you’re interested in.

How Much Does It Cost?

We offer a variety of trips with a variety of costs.  For a full list of our trips and their costs, visit our Pricing page.

When Are Trips Scheduled?

We have trips departing nearly everyday, but not every trip is offered every day, so call ahead to confirm which trips are departing any given day.

When Will We Return?

Return times may vary depending on water levels.  At higher water, expect to be back sooner. Low water may take extra time on the water– Call us for information on return times when booking your trip.

Where Do I Go to Start My Trip?

All trips meet at 109 E. Pinon St in Farmington, NM and depart from there.

What Do I Need to Bring?

Warm weather trips—–Most likely middle of June through September.

  1. Hat, sunscreen & waterproof camera.
  2. Swimwear, shorts & t-shirts, water shoes *Cotton is OK!

Cool weather trips only (under 70+/- degrees and/or raining)

  1. Synthetic fiber layers, i.e. under armor or polypro
  2. Second layer of fleece or wool shirt or jacket
  3. Rain Jacket & pants
  4. Dry change of clothes for after trip.
  5. No Cotton for cool weather trips.

Desert River Guides

109 E Pinon St, Farmington, NM 87401
(505) 427-7734