The Arkansas River, CO - America's Most Popular White Water River! The Arkansas River has white water suitable for everyone. There is extreme whitewater for the most adventurous rafters looking for heart-pounding, non-stop action, intermediate excursions for adventurous beginners and those with a few trips under their belts and even mild-water adventures for young children and timid first-timers.

  • Season: May through Labor Day.
  • Length of Trips: 1/2 and Full Day, 2 - 5 Day Overnight (Camping or Inn to Inn)

The Salt River, AZ - Arizona's hidden springtime treasure is buried deep in the Sonoran Desert. With easy accessibility from Phoenix and Tucson, the Salt River is a wonderful river for any skill level. Our most popular trips are a full day and include a sumptuous hot fajita lunch. Those familiar with overnight rafting in the West agree the Salt can't be surpassed for whitewater, beaches, canyon scenery and stunning springtime wildflowers. Giant saguaro cactus are a complement that makes an experience here unlike any other rafting trip in the world.

  • Season: March 7 - May 10
  • Length of Trips: 1/2 and Full Day, 2 - 5 Day Overnight (Camping)

The Gunnison River, CO - An isolated and stunningly beautiful wilderness river adjacent to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, the Gunnison is a great river for those looking to get away from it all. With spectacular towering black granite cliffs, dropping first into glassy pools and then plunging into foaming rapids, the Gunnison River is suitable for active first-timers or the most experienced whitewater rafters looking for unspoiled sheer walled canyon scenery.

  • Season: May through Labor Day.
  • Length of Trips: Full Day, 2 - 3 Day Overnight (Camping)

The Upper Colorado River, CO - Mild-water trips with scenery that includes ranch meadows, valleys, steep slopes and rugged cliffs. The Colorado is perfect for multi-generation families and cautious first-timers. Kick back and enjoy gently moving water, riverside hot springs, and delicious food on this family friendly introduction to river rafting.

  • Season: May through Labor Day
  • Length of Trips: Full Day, 2 Day Overnight (Camping)

The North Platte River, CO - Each year, only a few people raft this wilderness river in Colorado and Wyoming's scenic backcountry. Expect to see more wildlife than people. We often see deer, eagles, bear, beaver and even an occasional mountain lion! This wonderful river is perfect for those looking to raft in the wilderness far away from cities, resorts and crowded campgrounds.

  • Season: May 20 - June 30
  • Length of Trips: Full Day, 2 Day Overnight (Camping)

The Dolores River, CO - The Dolores is a multi-day rafting getaway with exciting whitewater in southwestern Colorado's desert wilderness. With sections of rapids ranging from mild to intense, this river is a great option for those looking at spending quality time under the stars and enjoying the early spring desert beauty surrounding the river.

  • Season: May 1 - June 15
  • Length of Trips: 3 - 10 Day Overnight (Camping)

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12600 US Hwy 24 and 285
Buena Vista, CO 81211
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