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Beginner Rafting Trips in Colorado

If you don’t have much experience rafting, choosing the right Whitewater Rafting experience for you can seem like a daunting endeavor. We’re here to help you […]

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7 Best Group Adventures You Can do in Colorado

If you are looking for great group activities in Colorado this summer, you have come to the right place. Colorado is home to some of […]

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5 Fun Facts About the Arkansas River

The Arkansas River runs right by our Buena Vista outpost, so at AVA we spend A LOT of time on this river.  The Arkansas River […]

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Hot Springs near Kremmling

Looking to cool down, warm up and rejuvenate after your hard earned day rockin’ the Rockies? If your answer is yes, we have some places […]

Whitewater Rafting in Gore Canyon, Colorado

How You Know You’re Ready for Gore Canyon

Known as the most difficult stretch of rafting on the Colorado River and one of the wildest stretches in the state, Gore Canyon attracts extreme […]

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FIBArk 2023

This year, FIBArk celebrated 75 years of the famous whitewater  festival, which took place June 15-18. FIBArk began in June 1949 when 23 brave souls […]

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10 Landmarks of Colorado

10 Outstanding Landmarks of Colorado Colorado has so many awe-inspiring parks and places worth paying a visit, with opportunities to explore the state’s great outdoors, […]

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4 Reasons Rafting in the Morning is Better than the Afternoon in Colorado

If you’re booking a rafting trip this July, you may be weighing all your options for when to go, where to go, what to pair […]

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5 Reasons to Book Your Colorado Spring Adventure Now

Springtime in Colorado is absolutely stunning. Not only do we get regular snow showers, but we also get many warm days, full of sunshine that […]

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The Top Fall Activities Near Kremmling, Colorado

Fall is here, and so is the latest in fall adventures   AVA is back with some of your favorite fall adventures, take a splash on […]