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Browns Canyon National Monument Half Day

CLASS TYPE: III+       Arkansas River: Departs from Buena Vista

The best of Colorado Rafting! Browns Canyon National Monument on the world famous Arkansas River is the most popular whitewater rafting destination...

The best of Colorado Rafting! Browns Canyon National Monument on the world famous Arkansas River is the most popular whitewater rafting destination in North America! Your adventure begins beneath the spectacular Collegiate Peaks and takes you through Browns Canyon, a recently designated National Monument. Thrilling rapids make this fantastic whitewater stretch one that shouldn't be missed. This trip offers everything you're looking for in a fun and exciting rafting adventure! Plenty of moderate level whitewater and exciting class 3+ rapids, with picturesque 14,000' peaks & spectacular canyon scenery. Lots of thrills and laughter as you paddle through Pinball, Zoomflume, Bigdrop, Staircase, Punchbowl and more. This wet n' wild adventure is great for first timers and seasoned rafters alike, and will leave you with memories that will last a lifetime! FAQ for the Browns Canyon Half Day What can I expect on this trip? The Browns Canyon section of the Arkansas River offers class III+ whitewater amidst spectacular mountain and desert scenery, and is the most popular raft trip in the country. Can I bring my child on this trip? This is a very family friendly Colorado rafting trip! Recommended minimum age is 7 years old and at least 50 pounds. Exceptions are made when the water levels subside. We may also adjust upward during above average flow rates. How difficult is this trip? Browns Canyon is class III+ whitewater, often described as moderate, exciting, and great for first-timers or families! How long are we on the river? Though this depends on time of year and flows, guest can expect to be on the river for about 2 hours on the half day trip. When and where do we meet? This trip meets at our Buena Vista office. Half Day trips meet at 9:30am, 12:30pm, 2pm and depart 30 minutes later. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $68.00

11 & Under: $59.00

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Royal Gorge Half Day

CLASS TYPE: IV - V       Arkansas River: Departs from Canon City

Lots of continuous whitewater and thundering rapids, including Sunshine Falls, Sledgehammer, Wall Slammer and many others make this one of the most ex...

Lots of continuous whitewater and thundering rapids, including Sunshine Falls, Sledgehammer, Wall Slammer and many others make this one of the most exhilarating half day trips offered anywhere. The river winds beneath the Royal Gorge bridge providing spectacular scenery and an action-packed ride you won't forget! FAQ for the Royal Gorge Half Day The Royal Gorge section is a class 4+ section through an 1100' deep Gorge that goes beneath the world's highest suspension bridge. Can I bring my child on this trip? Recommended minimum age is 16. The minimum age will vary with conditions. We will adjust the ages downward to 14 years old with lower flow rates. When and where do we meet? The 10:00 a.m. trip meets at 9:30 a.m. at our Royal Gorge office. The 1:30 p.m. trip meets at 1:00 p.m. at our Royal Gorge office. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $77.00

11 & Under: $n/a

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Blue River Half Day

CLASS TYPE: II - III       Blue River: Departs from Frisco

The Blue River raft trip is the closest whitewater rafting to Breckenridge, Frisco, Keystone, and Copper Mountain! This is the perfect moderate level ...

The Blue River raft trip is the closest whitewater rafting to Breckenridge, Frisco, Keystone, and Copper Mountain! This is the perfect moderate level whitewater adventure in the Summit County area, Guests will enjoy the thrill of whitewater rafting while taking in the spectacular alpine scenery beneath The Eagles Nest Wilderness Area, and the Gore Range You'll be surrounded by breathtaking mountain views while challenging the fast-running rapids through Boulder Canyon. Lots of excitement, relaxation and fun in the sun! A great trip for rafters of all experience levels, conveniently located 15 minutes from Breckenridge. The Blue River rafting trip is an express tour, covering several miles of whitewater in less than 2 hours. This trip is perfect for guests on a tight schedule looking to squeeze in a quick rafting experience and make the most of their time in the mountains. The Blue River has a short whitewater season and our ability to raft the Blue River depends on the season's snowpack. Check for availability! FAQ for the Blue River Half Day What river and area is this trip based out? The Blue River runs through Summit County, CO. We raft a section of the Blue River that is several miles north of Breckenridge, and only minutes from our office in Frisco, CO. What types of scenery will we see? The Blue River 1/2 day trip offers class 3 whitewater through beautiful alpine scenery. The season is from late May through early July, and varies slightly from year to year. How long is this trip? Though the amount of time on the river varies based on conditions, you can expect to be on the river for about 1.5 hours, covering approximately 6 miles. Can I bring my child on this trip? Recommended minimum age is 7 years old and 50 lbs. The minimum age may be adjusted upward at higher flows and downward at lower flows. Is this a family friendly trip? Yes! This is one of the most family friendly trip options in Summit County. The adventure begins with about 3 miles of calm, flat-water and ends with 3 miles of continuous class 2-3 whitewater! When and where do we meet? All Blue River Rafting trips meet 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time at our office in Frisco. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices.   Need to know more? What about lifejackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $68.00

11 & Under: $63.00

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Mild and Scenic Half Day

CLASS TYPE: I - II       Arkansas River: Departs from Buena Vista

Our mild and scenic trips are an excellent alternative for those wanting relaxing flat water, small scale rapids, and beautiful mountain scenery. This...

Our mild and scenic trips are an excellent alternative for those wanting relaxing flat water, small scale rapids, and beautiful mountain scenery. This is a great trip for families with younger children. FAQ for the Mild and Scenic Half Day Trip Can I bring my child on this trip? Recommended minimum age is 4 years old and 30 lbs. When and where do we meet? This trip meets in Buena Vista 30 minutes prior to departure time. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $68.00

11 & Under: $59.00

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Numbers Half Day

CLASS TYPE: IV- V       Arkansas River: Departs from Buena Vista

Action packed whitewater from the moment you hit the river! The Numbers can best be described as steep, narrow and technical, with rigorous paddling r...

Action packed whitewater from the moment you hit the river! The Numbers can best be described as steep, narrow and technical, with rigorous paddling required from the onset! This is a great adrenaline pumping river trip for anyone in good physical condition looking for an exciting, scenic and challenging whitewater adventure! FAQ for the Numbers Half Day The Numbers section offers class IV - V whitewater for those seeking a challenge this season. Can I bring my child on this trip? Recommended minimum age is 16 for this run. Exceptions are made at lower flows. When and where do we meet? At the Buena Vista office 30 minutes prior to departure. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $76.00

11 & Under: $n/a

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Bighorn Sheep Canyon Half Day

CLASS TYPE: III+       Arkansas River: Departs from Canon City

Bighorn Sheep Canyon, also known as Parkdale, offers plenty of exciting moderate level whitewater and spectacular scenery in the magnificent Royal Gor...

Bighorn Sheep Canyon, also known as Parkdale, offers plenty of exciting moderate level whitewater and spectacular scenery in the magnificent Royal Gorge area. This section of river is home to Colorado's largest herd of bighorn sheep and is an ideal whitewater rafting trip for beginners or first-timers! Your experienced guide will get you paddling like pros through class II and III rapids like 3 rocks, 5 points, Spike Buck, Double Dip, Sharks Tooth and many more. Get ready for lots of thrills, laughter, and summertime fun, while floating through an incredible canyon just north of the legendary Royal Gorge! FAQ for the Bighorn Sheep Canyon Half Day What river and area is this trip based out? Bighorn sheep Canyon is a section of the Arkansas River, and accesses the Royal Gorge area from Canon City, CO. What types of scenery will we see? This section offers beautiful canyon scenery with exciting whitewater and occasional bighorn sheep sightings. How long is this trip? Though the amount of time on the river varies based on conditions, you can expect to be on the river for about 2 hours, covering approximately 10 miles. Can I bring my child on this trip? Minimum age is 7 years old and 50 lbs. Is this a family friendly trip? Yes! This is one of the most family friendly trip options on the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge/ Canon City area. When and where do we meet? This trip meets 30 minutes prior to departure time at our Royal Gorge office. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $65.00

11 & Under: $59.00

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Clear Creek Intermediate Half Day

CLASS TYPE: III - IV       Clear Creek

This is Clear Creeks most popular run offering exciting, fairly continuous class III-IV whitewater with lots of thrilling rapids as you barrel through...

This is Clear Creeks most popular run offering exciting, fairly continuous class III-IV whitewater with lots of thrilling rapids as you barrel through Deliverance, Nomad, Phoenix Holes,Outer Limits and many more! A wet and wild ride that will leave you with lasting memories! FAQ for the Clear Creek Intermediate Trip Can I bring my child on this trip? 14 years and older can run this trip.* *Minimum age varies with river conditions. Please call us to ensure water levels allow us to take your child down this run. When and where do we meet? Call for Departure Times. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about lifejackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $68.00

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Colorado River Half Day

CLASS TYPE: I - II       Colorado River

The Colorado River (Class I - II) winds its way down through the beautifully carved lower Gore Canyon less than 70 miles from its source. Small scale ...

The Colorado River (Class I - II) winds its way down through the beautifully carved lower Gore Canyon less than 70 miles from its source. Small scale rapids, relaxing flat water and unsurpassed beauty make this a great trip for families with younger children. FAQ for the Colorado River Half Day Great family trip. Class 1-2 whitewater (small rapids), through Canyon scenery.Season runs May through early Sept. Can I bring my child on this trip? Recommended minimum age is 4 years old and 30 lbs. When and where do we meet? The half day Upper Colorado trip meets at Kremmling town park 30 minutes prior to departure. Once you have arrived at the office that your trip departs from, Performance Tours will provide all shuttles. We have ample parking at all of our offices. Need to know more? What about life jackets, lunches, equipment you can bring and equipment you'll need? Our FAQ page has all the answers you need.

PER ADULT: $68.00

11 & Under: $63.00

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