Custom Guided Adventure Tours

Let us design and personalize your trip of a lifetime!

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We can accomodate almost any chef-driven adventure travel request.  If you have a dream, we will make it a reality.
  • International Adventures
Volcanoes in Costa Rica?  Moutains and Beaches in Belize? Moutaineering in Patagonia?  We go there!
 
  • National Park Adventures
Care to go to a National Park or gorgeous landscape outside the southwest?  We can make your Yellowstone, Glacier, Denali, Yosemite, or anyhwere-else ambitions happen!
 
  • Southwestern Adventures
Don’t see your dream trip in the American Southwest listed?  We will take you where you want to go, be it the hidden canyons of the Grand or anywhere else!
 
  • Thru-Hike Adventures
Want to hike all, or even just a portion of the Arizona, Colorado, PCT, CDT, John Muir, or other long trail?  We’re there!
 
  • Action Sports Adventures
Technical Canyoneering, Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, or even Skydiving;  We can cater to even the most extreme adventure vacation ideas.  We have many friends in high places, and can make your wildest dreams come true.
  • Self-Guided Adventures
Want the adventure all to yourself?  We can put together a trip for you that includes a full itinerary and detailed information from start to finish.  Although we’ll miss you, we’ll be thinking about you!

WHy go with Blue Marble Guides?

Safety first

Our guests and employees safety is our top priority on every adventure. All guides are trained and certified in CPR and First Aid, equipped with fully outfitted first aid kits and extra water.  Most guides also have more advanced certifications.

food & Accommodations

All of our multi-day adventures come fully equipped with high-quality tents and excellent sleeping pads rented from trusted gear outfitters.  For food, you can expect home-cooked, backcountry meals planned by a professional chef, and perfectly executed by our guides.

geologist guides

Our lead guides are geologists with at least a Bachelor of Science in geology from an accredited university. They are carefully chosen based upon their expertise in the area of your trip, and will ensure your every need is satisfied.

The Goat’s Blog

Sandwiches and Stuff

Sandwiches and Stuff

Sandwich rocks. Have we got your attention? Stay tuned because the sandwich rock is really a good example of what we try to do here at Canyons and Chefs, where we’re creating something new in the world of outdoor tour services. If you’ve never heard of “glamping” or...

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How to Make the Leap from Camping to Glamping

How to Make the Leap from Camping to Glamping

When it comes to buzz words, one that has emerged in the outdoor industry is “glamping.” Unlike camping, which is all about being one with nature and staying as minimal as possible, glamping is a way to enjoy a posh, luxurious experience, unlike anything you have ever...

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Outdoor Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Outdoor Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

  If you are looking for something different to do on Valentine’s Day, break away from the chocolates, and take your sweetheart outside. Spending time outdoors with your special someone, whether it’s your spouse, your best friend, your closest family member, or...

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