Kayak Horseshoe Bend


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View the stars

For a brilliant array of stars, step outside and look up at the night skies. With no city lights or haze to detract from celestial perfection, you can see how full of light the sky really is. Test your astronomy skills and see how many constellations or stars you can find.

Summer Viewing: Scorpius, Sagittarius, the Milky Way, Aquarius, Circlet of Pisces, Cygnus, Cassiopia, Big Dipper, Little Dipper, Draco, Virgo, Libra, Leo and others. Jupiter, Venus and Mars can be seen during various months as well.

Winter Viewing: Taurus, Pisces, Delphinus, Gemini, Cancer, Orion, Canis Minor, Canis Major, Head of Hydra, Lepus among many others. Saturn is visible during the late winter months.

For maps and viewing help, visit the science center of the University of Arizona.

Or Call: (928) 355-2211
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What people are saying


The whole process was very easy and seamless! Luke hauled us up the river, dropped us at the dam and filled us in on any information we may need. We spent the night at the campsite directly below the bend, and it was amazing.
– Donna Johnson | Oct. 2023

Plan Your Trip

We provide backhaul service and kayak and paddle board rentals. Learn about our Kayak options and other helpful tips.

Nearby Attractions

Countless adventures await you at the base of the vermillion cliffs whether you’re looking for excitement or solitude.


Have questions? We most likely have the answers to your questions on our FAQ, as well as other helpful documents.

Fisherman Outfitting

Lees Ferry Anglers Fly Shop

Whether you’re buying gear for fishing Lees Ferry or more distant waters, we can provide you with the equipment that has passed our own personal trials and punishment. Visit Fly Shop
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