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AVA Rafting & Zip Line has the most talented, passionate and experienced employees that are taking our company to the next level. AVA staff members not only provide extraordinary guest service but they create an unforgettable experience for our guests. They are here because they love what they do and they are darn good at it! Let’s give our AVA Staff a shout out to how awesome they all are! Keep up the good work!

Zach Hubbard, River Guide

Zach Hubbard

River Guide


Ryan "Fish" Cole

Vehicle Maintenance Manager/River Guide

Alex Frank, River Guide

Alex Frank

River Guide

Chris Baer, River Guide

Chris Baer

River Guide

Cory Vondracek, Zip Line Manager

Cory Vondracek

Zip Line Manager

Blair Woodward, Idaho Springs Assistant Operations Manager

Blair Woodward

Idaho Springs Assistant Operations Manager

Shawn Cole, Idaho Springs Operations Manager

Shawn Cole

Idaho Springs Operations Manager

Shane Duffy, River Guide

Shane Duffy

River Guide

Kevin Davis, River Guide

Kevin Davis

River Guide

Shaun Lammert, Raft Guide

Shaun Lammert

Raft Guide