2020 Update: This trip is no longer available due to low water levels, but our zipline adventures are available through December 4, 2020.
Package a thrilling zipline tour with the Upper Clear Creek 1/2 Day rafting trip for an adventure of a lifetime! Start off the day on AVA’s Cliffside Zipline Tour. With 6 exciting lines and 5 additional features such as the Jungle Bridge, 50-foot cliffside free fall, Surf Zip and more, this is a can’t miss Colorado adventure! Finish off with an exciting 450 foot line running directly over Chicago Creek and landing in the backyard of our office.
Between rafting and zip lining enjoy time for a picnic on our deck or grab lunch in town (2 min drive, 5 min walk).
After lunch it’s time to raft the exciting and technical whitewater of the Upper Clear Creek rafting! Starting high in the canyon, there’s just enough time to warm up before you drop into the first class IV rapid. You’ll encounter 30 major rapids on this 8-mile trip dropping an incredible 1,300 vertical feet. This continuous, steep, technical section will keep your paddle moving and your heart thumping as you crash through pulsing, Class IV rapids.
Location: Idaho Springs, CO VIEW MAP
Activities: Ziplining, White Water Rafting
Duration: Full Day
Difficulty: Level 5
River Rating: Class IV
Minimum Age: 15 years old
For this classic Colorado combination, AVA wants you to know exactly what will be provided for your trip. Take a peek at what to wear and what to bring before the day of your adventure, and know that we want all of our guests to be as comfortable as possible. That’s why all our rafting trip prices include the use of a wetsuit and splash jacket for each guest, and our zipline guides will set you up with the best equipment to fly among the treetops.