The Colorado River is a part of our beautiful state that we believe everybody should experience. This is why we can’t think of a better place to bring your rafting group, or plan a church group outing or arrange a scouting retreat for scouts of any age or type who wants a unique take on what makes Colorado so great! It’s even a terrific place to bring a bachelor or bachelorette party. With some of the most beautiful scenery in the country, you may even be tempted to make a last minute plan to hold your wedding or honeymoon here!
RAFTING THE COLORADO RIVER
Whatever time of season you decide to go whitewater rafting, the Colorado River offers mountain scenery beyond compare combined with river rafting fun of of all sorts. From fun float trips appropriate for any age to challenging, pulse-pounding waterways, the Colorado River has river trips for everyone.
SCENIC FLOAT TRIPS
Our Upper Colorado Scenic Float Trip (May thru September) offers mellow terrain for all ages. Float in between the walls of “Little Gore Canyon” where wildlife and scenery abound.
We also offer Inflatable Kayak Trips that let you command your own inflatable kayak. And don’t worry; no experience is necessary. With a bit of guidance, it’s easy to learn to paddle these stable vessels through several riffles, wave trains, and small rapids that’ll certainly keep you busy!
OPTIONS ON THIS SECTION OF THE COLORADO RIVER INCLUDE:
LOWER COLORADO RIVER RAFTING
The lower Colorado River near Glenwood Springs offers a Shoshone Rapids whitewater rafting trip packed with Class III excitement through the towering red rock walls of Glenwood Canyon. This is a great family trip for those staying near Glenwood, Eagle or Vail or passing through the state on I-70. Shoshone trips meet just west of Glenwood Springs and are a great activity capturing the heart of the Colorado terrain.
With over 14 years of rafting Colorado River experience, AVA offers some of the most memorable whitewater rafting adventures available. Come experience all the natural beauty the Colorado wilderness has to offer in a trip you’ll never forget. Trust our experience to show you the excitement and beauty of the state’s namesake river.
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