Colorado Rafting Class lll

Colorado Rafting Class lll


Class III Intermediate Rafting & Beginner Whitewater Raft Trips in Colorado

rafting colorado rivers the arkansasThese Colorado rafting trips will be wet and fun, with irregular waves, often with weaving channels that require maneuvering to avoid obstacles. Participants must be at least 5 – 7 years of age and on some trips must weigh at least 50 lbs. There are several whitewater rafting trips to accommodate just about any family and make your Colorado whitewater rafting trip a memorable one, including trips on the Arkansas River, Clear Creek, Colorado River, Eagle River, and Blue River. You do not have to have any experience to participate in a Class III whitewater rafting trip.

The duration of a trip is dependent on water levels and is only an estimate.

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ARKANSAS RIVER RAFTING TRIPS

Trip Option 1 | Half Day Brown’s Canyon Colorado Raft Trip


clear creek rafting coloradoRaft the nation’s favorite stretch of river, 10 miles through Brown’s Canyon, Colorado. Together with the rest of the crew in your boat, you will work to negotiate the Class III rapids of the classic Brown’s Canyon – a proposed wilderness area. Excellent whitewater rafting for all ages and experience levels, this trip delivers a mix of exhilarating whitewater and the majestic quality of a granite canyon while you blast through rapids like Zoom Flume and Pinball.

Cost: $69 – $74 adult, $59 -64 child 7-12
Minimum: 7 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: 8:30 AM, 1:30 PM
Duration: 4 hours

Add a Zip Line Adventure to your raft trip
Add a Rock Climbing Adventure to your raft trip

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Granite Outpost, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

Trip Option 2 | Brown’s Canyon Colorado ‘Express’ Raft Trip


raft colorado arkansas riverThis is America’s favorite stretch of whitewater, the classic Brown’s Canyon, a longer rafting trip than the half day. A great guided raft trip in Colorado for all ages and experience levels, Brown’s delivers a dose of pulsing Class III whitewater, spectacular scenery, and a handful of the most well known rapids anywhere, including Zoom Flume, Pinball, and Seidel’s Suck Hole.

Cost: $84 adult, $74 child 7-12
Minimum: 7 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: 12 PM
Duration: 5.5 hours

Add a Zip Line Adventure to your raft trip

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Granite Outpost, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

 

Trip Option 3 | Brown’s Canyon Colorado ‘Sizzler’ Raft Trip


raft browns canyon coloradoThe Sizzler Colorado rafting trip is an awesome adventure for anyone. This whitewater raft tour combines the best of both worlds with awesome whitewater and spectacular scenery. Your raft will launch with a view of snow-capped peaks, drifting through some of the most dazzling mountain river country on earth. As if the backdrop were not enough, you will be thrilled by the fantastic rapids of Brown’s Canyon, including The Seven Stairs, Zoom Flume, Canyon Doors, and Seidel’s Suck Hole. Served at midday is a sizzling fajita riverside lunch.

Cost: $104 adult, $94 child 7-12
Minimum: 7 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: 9:30 AM
Duration: 8 hours

Add a Zip Line Adventure to your raft trip

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Granite Outpost, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

 

Trip Option 4 | 24 Hours Rafting & Camping in Brown’s Canyon


overnight raft trips coloradoThis Colorado rafting trip is our Brown’s Canyon Sizzler trip set up as an overnight. You will arrive mid-afternoon the first day, raft into Browns Canyon, camp and have dinner in the canyon. A gear raft with all of your personal gear and provisions for your overnight stay will accompany you. You will awake to a delicious breakfast in the canyon, paddle out mid-morning and be back at your car before noon on the second day. Bring your sleeping bag; the raft company will handle everything else. If you do not have a sleeping bag, you are able to arrange rental.

Cost: $299 adult, $279 child 7-12
Minimum: 7 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: 12:00 PM Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

Add a Zip Line Adventure to your raft trip

Included: Dinner and breakfast, wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets, camping gear (apart from sleeping bag).
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at your scheduled time, Directions to Granite Outpost, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

CLEAR CREEK RIVER RAFTING TRIPS

Trip Option 1 | Clear Creek Beginner Gold Rush Colorado Whitewater Trip


class IV rafting coloradoThis one-third-day guided rafting trip is a great introduction to whitewater and for those who have limited time to spend on a raft trip. The river section packs in eleven Class III rapids as you paddle and splash your way down the Creek. This is a fun whitewater trip that is ideal for all abilities. The Clear Creek office is close to both the Front Range including Denver and Boulder and also is only a short drive from Summit County.

Cost: $54 – $59 adult, $49  – $54 child 6-12
Minimum: 6 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: Multiple departures daily from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Duration: 3 hours

Add a Zip Line Adventure to your raft trip

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Clear Creek office, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

COLORADO RIVER RAFTING TRIPS

Trip Option 1 | AM Shoshone Rapids Colorado Whitewater Trip


colorado whitewater rafting near friscoThis is the most popular section for whitewater rafting the Colorado River during the later summer. It is a rafting trip that is fun for the entire family. The Shoshone section of the Colorado flows through the narrow Glenwood Canyon, Colorado. The continuous Class III rapids ease after a few miles followed by interspersed Class II whitewater. 1,500 ft canyon walls tower above the river. After a delicious taco bar lunch served on the side of the river, swimming opportunities are available downstream as the warm Colorado air makes the cool Colorado River very inviting.

Cost: $114 adult, $99 child 5-12
Minimum: 7+
Tour Time: 10 AM (8:55 AM Vail Pick-Up)
Duration: 4 hours (2:30 PM Return to Vail)

Included: Lunch, wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles, life-jackets and taco bar lunch.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive 10 minutes before pick-up time, Directions to Vail Pick-Up, 24 hour cancellation policy with 25% deposit at time of booking. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

 

Trip Option 2 | PM Shoshone Rapids Colorado Whitewater Trip


arkansas river rafting coloradoCertainly the West’s most famous river is the Colorado. The Colorado springs alive high up on the Continental Divide and begins a 1,440 mile journey through 3 states before ending at the Gulf of California. The Shoshone Rapids are fun Class ll-lll rapids through the spectacular towering walls of Glenwood Canyon. Start with a bang with two miles of rapids as soon as you enter the water, and then enjoy floating the river with the red rock canyon above you, and maybe the California Zephyr train with its vistadome chugging by.
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Cost: $99 adult, $89 child 5-12
Minimum: 5+
Tour Time: 2:45 PM (1:40 PM Vail Pick-Up)
Duration: 3.5 hours (6:45 PM Return to Vail)

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles, life-jackets and snack.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive 10 minutes before pick-up time, Directions to Vail Pick-Up, 24 hour cancellation policy with 25% deposit at time of booking. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

EAGLE RIVER RAFTING TRIPS

Trip Option 1 | Half Day Lower Eagle Colorado Raft Trip


clear creek rafting coloradoThe Eagle River (just minutes from Vail and Beaver Creek) is the home of some exciting early-season rafting in Colorado. On the stretch of river known as the Lower Eagle, there are plenty of lively rapids to get you wet with small holes and splashy wave trains. This is a great whitewater trip for the whole family and is a wonderful introduction for first timers with a sense of adventure. The Eagle River is not dam controlled so this river demonstrates the classic mood swings of spring. Minimum age varies with water levels, so please ask about minimums if you have younger members of your family joining you.

Cost: $99 adult, $82 child 6-12
Minimum: 5+ (depending on water levels)
Tour Time: 9:30 AM, 1:30 PM
Duration: 3 hours

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles life-jackets, and snack
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Edwards Outpost, 24 hour cancellation policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

BLUE RIVER RAFTING TRIPS

Trip Option 1 | Blue River Express Colorado Whitewater Trip


float trips colorado blue riverThis exciting whitewater trip, the only river trip in Summit County, offers action-packed rapids and the incredible scenery of the Gore Range. The Blue River offers a fun whitewater excursion perfect for families, first-timers and those looking for a shorter adventure. This trip is known for its great mix of whitewater adventure and breathtaking Rocky Mountain scenery. You will get stunning views of the Gore Range, a line of craggy, sharp peaks north of Silverthorne, so be sure to bring your waterproof camera to capture the views. This trip is dependent on water flows.

Cost: $64 – $71 adult, $59 – $66 child 7-12
Minimum: 7 and 50 lbs
Tour Time: 11 AM, 2 PM
Duration: 3 hours

Included: Wetsuits, splash jackets, helmets, paddles and life-jackets.
Recommended to bring: Please review our Rafting Gear Guide for details.

Important Notes: Arrive at scheduled time, Directions to Blue River Outpost, Cancellation Policy. All prices quoted are for the raft trip and do not include taxes and applicable river fees. E-mail confirmations will include the total pricing.

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