Clear Creek Gold Rush Rafting | AVA Rafting
Trip Recommender

Find Your Perfect Adventure

Clear Creek Gold Rush White Water Rafting

TRIPS WE OFFER

SCROLL

01
01
OVERVIEW

2020 Update: This this is currently unavailable.

One of our best family trips! Our Clear Creek Gold Rush whitewater rafting trip near Idaho Springs provides a unique introduction to summer in Colorado. If you’re looking for an adventure for a family trip, work event, school event, or scouting trip the Clear Creek Gold Rush is the perfect introduction to beginner whitewater rafting!

This one-third-day trip packs in eleven rapids as you paddle and splash your way down the historic Clear Creek mining valley. The Gold Rush rafting trip is a fun trip for all abilities. In fact, the minimum age is just 6 years & minimum weight is only 50 lbs.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Free wetsuits and splash jackets included
  • 1/3 day trip
  • About 7 miles on the water
  • Combine this trip with a Cliffside Zipline Tour on our Clear Creek Beginner + Zipline Package!
LAST
NEXT
BOOK THIS TRIP

Location: Idaho Springs, CO VIEW MAPVIEW MAP

Activities: White Water Rafting Colorado

Duration: 1/3 Day

Difficulty: Level 3

River Rating: Class III

Minimum Age: 6 years old

Price:
from $49-$59 adults 13+
from $44-$54 ages 6-12

02
02
WHAT'S INCLUDED

In order to avoid unnecessary extra expenses the day of your trip, we’ve provided a suggested gear list to help you pack and be prepared. AVA Rafting & Zipline will also provide splash jackets and wetsuits free of charge for your Clear Creek Gold Rush trip. At many other rafting outfitters, you’ll find yourself having to dish out an extra $20 per person for these!

EQUIPMENT

  • PFD
  • Wetsuit
  • Splash jacket
  • Helmet
LAST
NEXT

03
03
ITINERARY

DAY 1

  • Meet at the Idaho Springs Outpost
  • Gear up & meet your guide
  • Hit the rapids of Clear Creek Gold Rush
  • Shuttle back to the Outpost
LAST
NEXT

04
04
DEPARTURE DATES & TIMES

2020 Schedule
This trip is currently unavailable. Contact [email protected] to learn more.

LAST
NEXT

Similar Trips

Clear Creek Gold Rush + Zipline Package
  • Location: Idaho Springs, CO
  • Activities: Ziplining in Colorado, White Water Rafting Colorado
  • Duration: Full Day
  • Physical Level: Level 4
  • Price:
    from $148 - $168 for adults 13+
    from $128 - $153 for ages 6-12
Clear Creek Gold Rush Rafting + Via Ferrata
  • Location: Idaho Springs, CO
  • Activities: White Water Rafting Colorado, Colorado Via Ferrata Trips
  • Duration: Full Day
  • Physical Level: Level 5
  • Price:
    from $174 - $184 Ages 12+
Upper Clear Creek 1/2 Day Rafting + Zipline Package
  • Location: Idaho Springs, CO
  • Activities: Ziplining in Colorado, White Water Rafting Colorado
  • Duration: Full Day
  • Physical Level: Level 5
  • Price:
    from $168 - $188 Ages 15+
Upper Clear Creek 1/2 Day
  • Location: Idaho Springs, CO
  • Activities: White Water Rafting Colorado
  • Duration: 1/2 Day
  • Physical Level: Level 5
  • Price:
    from $59-$69 Ages 15+