ACA Canyoneering is a meetup group sponsored by the American Canyoneering Association. The ACA is a non-profit organizing founded in 1999 to serve the canyoneering community through training and networking. The association is based in Cedar City, Utah, but we organize activities throughout Utah, Nevada, California, Arizona, Colorado, Mexico, Costa Rica -- anywhere there are beautiful canyons to explore.
Tell your friends. The ACA Canyoneering Meetup Group is open to ACA members and non-members. For more information about the American Canyoneering Association, visit our website.
Events include informal get togethers, canyoneering trips, national and international canyon rendezvous, workshops and practice sessions. The ACA also offers technical canyoneering courses from beginner to advanced, canyon leadership courses, professional canyon guide certification and canyon rescue technician certification.
Many of our events are free and open to the public. Some may require a small fee to cover expenses. Others may be open only to members of the American Canyoneering Association. Restrictions, if any, will be included in the meetup description.
SUGGEST A MEETUP
Is there a canyoneering destination or canyoneering related activity on your wish list? Suggest a meetup.
HELP US PROMOTE OUR MEETUP GROUP
Download this flyer, print off a few copies and post them on the bulletin boards at your gym, rec center, outdoor store, university, etc. Thank you in advance for your help.
ACA CANYON FORUMS
The forums on our website include a tremendous collection of technical information, canyon beta and trip reports. Our forums are also a great place to find canyoneering partners.
BASIC CANYONEERING SKILLS
Some events require that all participants possess basic canyoneering skills. When basic canyoneering skills are listed as a requirement for an event, participants must be able to demonstrate all of the following. NOTE: This is considered a very basic, minimum skill set.