Colorado Whitewater Rafting with Performance Tours Rafting


View All Tours ~ Breckenridge Area Trips

We are Breckenridge’s 1st, most experienced, and most trusted rafting outfitter with an unsurpassed safety record. We offer a spectacular local, moderate level whitewater rafting adventure on the Blue River, beneath the peaks of the Eagles Nest Wilderness Area. Over 500,000 satisfied guests since 1986!    


View All Tours ~ Buena Vista Area Trips

Raft through Brown’s Canyon National Monument with majestic 14,000’ peaks as your backdrop! We offer family adventures to action packed adventures for all ages and abilities. Brown’s Canyon is our most popular raft trip & Colorado’s favorite!  

Idaho Springs

View All Tours ~ Idaho Springs Area Trips

A short drive from Denver makes our Clear Creek trips a popular choice for front range rafting enthusiasts and first timers alike. The Clear Creek beginner trip is a great introductory level trip for families with younger children while the Intermediate trip offers lots of whitewater excitement. 

Royal Gorge

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DIFFICULTY: Moderate - Challenging

Just a short drive from Colorado Springs! Awesome is the best way to describe this world class whitewater adventure through the 1100’ deep Royal Gorge beneath the suspension bridge. For those wanting a moderate level rafting adventure we offer scenic & exciting trips through Bighorn Sheep Canyon just above the Royal Gorge.

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PERFORMANCE TOURS unsurpassed safety record, and emphasis on customer satisfaction has made us one of the most popular and highly respected rafting outfitters in the State of Colorado. Over 490,000 satisfied guests since 1986 - Experience does make a difference!

Several conveniently located offices: Just a short drive from Breckenridge, Dillon, Colorado Springs, Denver, Frisco, Keystone, Vail, Copper, Winter Park, and most mountain resort areas.

Our highly qualified and service oriented staff is committed to exceeding your expectations in an effort to make your Colorado rafting adventure the best that it can be ! We invite you to join us this summer and experience for yourself the thrill and excitement that whitewater rafting offers. You’ll see why river rafting has become one of the most popular activities in the Colorado Rockies and you’ll discover why so many people prefer Performance Tours for their adventures.

We are licensed by the State of Colorado and permitted by State and Federal agencies.

We are committed to excellence, your safety and fun!


Performance Tours Rafting is one of Colorado’s largest, most experienced and trusted outfitters. We're Breckenridge's first & best whitewater rafting company and have been bringing guests rafting since 1986.

Performance Tours Rafting was voted best rafting company in breckenridge and summit county 8 times!

What our Guest Say

  • Voted Best Rafting Company in Summit County! 2016 was a BIG year for Performance Tours Rafting. We celebrated our 30th season of whitewater raf ...

  • After researching rafting operators, Performance Tours seemed like a winner. They were fantastic! What a great choice. My whole bunch had a blast. Our ...

  • I definitely recommend using Performance Tours and we are definitely coming back in spring with the whole family.
  • Performance Tours Whitewater Rafting was outstanding! Our guide was knowledgeable, and provided ample instructions on safety and rafting knowhow. It w ...

Raft & Zip

Float and Fly! Join Performance Tours for a 1/2 day rafting adventure & pair it with a 2 hour, 6 zipline soaring adventure! Fly solo or side by side on over 8000’ of ziplines surrounded by majestic 14,000’ peaks!

Saddle & Paddle

Join Performance Tours for a 1/2 day rafting adventure and pair it with a 2 hour horseback ride along creeks and through Pinon and cottonwoods at the base of Mount Princeton with spectacular chalk cliffs & 14,000’ peaks as your backdrop.

Raft & Rail

Action packed whitewater & a relaxing train ride through an 1100’ deep gorge beneath the world’s highest suspension bridge. Breathtaking scenery and exciting whitewater make for a truly genuine Colorado Adventure.


1/2 price Hot Springs Admission Tickets! Enjoy a totally relaxing soak in natural hot springs pools at the base of Mount Princeton with spectacular chalk cliffs & 14,000’ peaks as your backdrop.