most popular raft trips
Most popular raft trips in the Breckenridge area
Trip: Blue River Half Day: moderate – Frisco
Why: Great local moderate level trip that is a short drive from anywhere in Summit County
Trip: Browns Canyon Half Day: moderate – Buena Vista
Why: Colorado’s most popular moderate level trip. Goes through a National Monument. A beautiful 1 hr. drive from Breckenridge. Same drive time as Clear Creek, but offers breathtaking mountain & canyon scenery. More river time than the Blue River trip.
Trip: Mild & Scenic Half Day: mild – Buena Vista
Why: A great introductory level trip for families with younger children
Trip: Numbers: wild – Buena Vista
Why: Best action packed adrenaline pumping whitewater trip in the area
Most popular raft trips in the Colorado Springs area
Trip: Royal Gorge Half Day – wild – Canon City
Why: A world class whitewater adventure through an 1100’ deep gorge that simply put is awesome. One of the best class 4-5 raft trips anywhere in the world!
Trip: Bighorn Sheep Canyon Half Day – moderate – Canon City
Why: This is the most popular moderate level trip in the area offering incredible scenery, exciting whitewater and the occasional Bighorn Sheep sighting.
Trip: Browns Canyon Half Day – moderate – Buena Vista
Why: A little longer drive from CO. Springs, but a popular moderate level option since it goes through Browns Canyon National Monument.
Most popular raft trips in the Denver area
Trip: Clear Creek Intermediate – Idaho Springs – Class III-IV
Why: exciting whitewater close to Denver
Trip: Clear Creek Beginner – Idaho Springs – Class II-III
Why: great family trip close to Denver
Trip: Blue River Half Day – Frisco – Class III +
Why: Incredible high alpine mountain scenery. 1 + hour from Denver
Trip: Browns Canyon Half Day – Buena Vista – Class III +
Why: Incredible class III-IV trip through a National Monument
Trip: Royal Gorge Half Day – Canon City – Class IV-V
Why: Awesome scenery & whitewater!