3 Day Mild to Wild
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OVERVIEW

This trip is the ultimate overnight white water wilderness rafting experience in Colorado! Designed to give you all the excitement the Arkansas River has to offer, this trip starts out above Browns Canyon in the Arkansas Valley and ends after the notorious Numbers sections of the Arkansas River. This trip offers rafting of all levels in multiple sections, inflatable kayaks, rock climbing and rappelling. It’s an adventure trip that will not disappoint!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Includes wetsuits and splash jackets free of charge
  • Free coffee at outpost
  • Approximately 35 miles of river travel
  • 3 Day, 2 Night Trip | 3 day Rafting Trip
  • Includes whitewater rafting intermediate to advanced+, inflatable kayaks, rappelling and rock climbing
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Location: Buena Vista, CO VIEW MAPVIEW MAP

Activities: Rafting, Rock Climbing, Overnight & Multiday Adventure Trips

Duration: Overnight Multiday

Difficulty: Level 6

River Rating: Class V

Minimum Age: 15 years old

Price:
from $719 Ages 15+

Visitors Rated 4.5 / 5.0 based on 654 ratings for Arkansas River Rafting Tour.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

We want to be up front with our guests on everything their trip will include and what they should remember to bring along, that’s why we’ve built lists covering what gear and items to grab before the big day. On our 3 Day Mild to Wild, AVA provides everything except for sleeping bags for your trip. We also will suit everyone with splash jackets and wetsuits at no extra charge.

MEALS

  • Day 1: Lunch & Dinner
  • Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Day 3: Breakfast & Lunch

EQUIPMENT

  • PFD
  • Wetsuit
  • Splash jacket
  • Helmet
  • Inflatable Kayaks
  • Climbing Gear
  • Tent & Sleeping Pad for Camping

ACCOMMODATIONS

  • 2-nights of Riverside Camping (tent provided)
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ITINERARY

DAY 1

  • Meet at the Buena Vista Outpost
  • Gear up & meet your guide
  • Head out to Browns Canyon for Class III rafting
  • Break for riverside lunch
  • Raft to riverside camping location
  • Dinner prepared by your guides
  • Night 1 under the stars in Browns Canyon (tents provided)

DAY 2

  • Wake up to a delicious breakfast
  • Gear up & head back out on the River
  • Tackle Browns Canyon rapids like Zoom Flume, the Seven Stairs and Seidel’s Suckhold
  • Break for riverside lunch
  • Jump into inflatable kayaks
  • Raft to the take out
  • Shuttle upstream to next riverside camp
  • Rock climbing in the Granite Gorge
  • Delicious dinner
  • Night 2 under the stars near Granite, CO

DAY 3

  • Hearty breakfast prepped by your guides
  • Gear up & prepare for rappelling into Granite Gorge
  • Rappel down to your raft & hit the Gauntlet!
  • Tackle the Class IV & V rapids of Pine Creek & Numbers
  • Hot riverside lunch
  • Shuttle back to outpost
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DEPARTURE DATES & TIMES

May – August
Tuesdays
8:00 AM
Saturdays
8:00 AM

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