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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!
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Location: Idaho Springs, CO VIEW MAPVIEW MAP

Activities: Rafting

Duration: 1/3 Day

Difficulty: Level 3

River Rating: Class III

Minimum Age: 6 years old

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

Visitors Rated 5.0 / 5.0 based on 437 ratings for Clear Creek Rafting Tour.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

At AVA Rafting & Zipline, we believe you should know what you’re buying and how much you’re going to spend. We believe in added value to make your experience special. We don’t want you to feel “nickel and dimed” when you show up for your trip with us. That’s why we provide wetsuits and splash jackets free of charge on your Gold Rush trip. You’ll pay over $20 per person with some other outfitters. We try our best to prepare you with gear lists and suggested things to bring so that you don’t end up paying for unneeded add-ons. 

EQUIPMENT

  • PFD
  • Wetsuit
  • Splash jacket
  • Helmet
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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
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DEPARTURE DATES & TIMES

8:30AM Daily
10:00AM Daily
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1:00PM Daily
2:45PM Daily
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6:00PM Daily

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