Colorado Advanced+ Rapids
AVA’s most advanced trips are the ultimate whitewater experience, to which nothing else can compare. Taking on our advanced+ whitewater rafting trips means navigating the steepest sections, the most technical maneuvers, the most continuous rapids, and the biggest drops.
These are the trips for the true adrenaline junkie. You’ll be paddling non-stop on these thrilling adventures as wave after wave washes over your boat. The roar of the river and the commands from your experienced guide will fill your ears as you charge forward through the pounding, complex rapids.
Our advanced+ trips will take your breath away, and you’ll only have the occasional moment to glance around at the awe-inspiring scenery. The perfect option for experienced rafters who want to experience the most intense rafting available.
Colorado Class IV-V Whitewater Includes:
- Continuous paddling
- Continuous, mostly uninterrupted whitewater
- Highly technical maneuvering required
- Many obstacles through complex channels
- Minimum age 15
- Very good physical fitness required
- Trips from ½ day to multiple days long
- Located across Colorado
For those seeking a one-of-a-kind Class V experience, the Arkansas River’s Pine Creek section has it all. Dropping over 200 feet in less than a mile, the non-stop action of Pine Creek is the most advanced and technical stretch of the entire Arkansas River.
Looking for advanced whitewater near Denver? Our Clear Creek Advanced ½ Day takes you through one of the most difficult and continuous sections of whitewater in the state. Or make a day of it and try our Clear Creek Advanced full day, which offers nearly 20 miles of adrenaline-filled whitewater.
For the serious paddler who thinks he or she has seen it all and done it all, Gore Canyon is a can’t-miss. Gore is the most advanced whitewater in the state of Colorado. It doesn’t get bigger than this, and the complex Class V rapids will challenge even the most experienced paddlers.