Relax and enjoy a unique view of historic Durango. Bounce through fun-filled rapids like Smelter, Sawmill, Santa Rita and Pinball while learning the history of the region and local traditions. First-time rafters and veterans will enjoy this river rafting trip through Durango on the Animas River. No experience necessary! Break midday for a hearty riverside lunch, then enjoy a relaxing float in the afternoon while soaking in the scenery. Your guide will provide historical background of the region and fun facts about the local flora and fauna. Return to the outpost to check out photos of your group and browse souvenirs in the retail shop.
Hoping for more great activities for the kids? Durango Mountain Resort offers great on-mountain adventures, including an Alpine Slide, Bungee Trampoline, climbing wall and mini golf course.
Location: Durango, CO VIEW MAP
Activities: Whitewater Rafting Colorado
Duration: 3/4 Day
Difficulty: Level 2
River Rating: Class III
Minimum Age: 4 years old
For your Lower Animas 3/4 Day trip, you will meet at the Durango Outpost on Animas View Drive in southwest Colorado. Wetsuits and footwear are available for rent at the outpost, and all other necessary gear is provided for you.