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Colorado Rafting Day Trips

ARKANSAS RIVER (ROYAL GORGE) – GUNNISON RIVER - DOLORES RIVER – NORTH PLATTE RIVER

Come Colorado rafting on the Arkansas River in Browns Canyon and in the Royal Gorge near Salida, Colorado just 100 miles west of Colorado Springs and 130 miles southwest of Denver, Colorado.

White water rafting is a great addition to your Colorado vacation in popular Colorado destinations including Aspen, Breckenridge, Steamboat Springs, Vail, Colorado Springs, Durango, Estes Park, and Denver.

Go Colorado rafting and fishing on the Gunnison River through its famous Black Canyon or raft the mellow Dolores or North Platte Rivers!

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Arkansas River Dinner Float

Enjoy a relaxing 30-60 minutes float on a mild and scenic section of the popular Arkansas River before pulling aside to dine riverside on delicious Mexican fare.

  • Trip Length: 3.5 miles
  • Minimum Age: 4
  • Season: Late May-Late August
  • Intensity Level: Class I-II

Browns Canyon Full Day

Our most popular trip! Exciting whitewater, beautiful views and a delicious deli-style lunch are all part of this spectacular piece of Colorado.

  • Trip Length: 18 miles
  • Minimum Age: 7
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class III-IV

Browns Canyon Half Day

This trip is a short, but very sweet ride through the heart of Browns Canyon. The whitewater is lively, and the scenery is fantastic!

  • Trip Length: 10 miles
  • Minimum Age: 7
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class III-IV

Lower Browns Canyon Half Day

The Lower Browns Canyon section of the Arkansas River offers wonderful scenery and splashy, fun rapids that are perfect for families with young kids or elderly folks.

  • Trip Length: 10 miles
  • Minimum Age: 4
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class II+

Narrows Express Full Day

Long, action-packed and thrilling. This trip combines the fast-paced whitewater of both the Narrows and Browns Canyon sections.

  • Trip Length: 26 miles
  • Minimum Age: 10
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class III-IV

Narrows Half Day

Fast-paced with non-stop technical whitewater – the Narrows half day is packed with excitement and beautiful scenery.

  • Trip Length: 10 miles
  • Minimum Age: 10
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class III-IV

Numbers Full Day

The Numbers is rocky, steep and technical with powerful drops that require precision paddling and maneuvering. Previous experience recommended.

  • Trip Length: 15 miles
  • Minimum Age: 14
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class IV-V

Numbers Half Day

Continuous, exciting and technical, the half day Numbers trip covers multiple challenging rapids in just 6 miles! Previous experience recommended.

  • Trip Length: 6 miles
  • Minimum Age: 14
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class IV-V

Royal Gorge Full Day

Stunning and sheer 1000' high canyon walls wrap a powerful, narrow and fast-paced section of the Arkansas River. Quick maneuvers and precision paddling are a must.

  • Trip Length: 18 miles
  • Minimum Age: 14
  • Season: May-August
  • Intensity Level: Class IV-V

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