Two incredible Colorado whitewater rafting locations near Colorado Springs, Colorado
Colorado Springs, Colorado white water rafting
Raft the Arkansas River 1 hr from Colorado Springs, Colorado
Being centrally located to many outdoor activities, numerous Colorado hot spots as well as historic places of interest, Colorado Springs is a wonderful urban hub for your Colorado vacation. True Colorado whitewater rafting is a short distance from your Colorado Springs destination. The Arkansas River is centrally located in Colorado, positioned just 1 hour from Colorado Springs.
River Runners operates two white water rafting locations on the Arkansas River
Visit River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort in in Buena Vista, Colorado just 2.5 hours from Colorado Springs. River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Center in Canon City, Colorado is just 1 hour from Colorado Springs. Either rafting location is the perfect place in which to base your half day, full day or multi day Colorado whitewater rafting adventure.
Raft the Royal Gorge on the Arkansas River
Rafting the Royal Gorge is a highlight of any Colorado Springs vacation. The Royal Gorge is located just 1 hour from Colorado Springs in Canon City, Colorado. Visit River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Center and the Whitewater Professionals will take care of all your rafting needs. Rafting trips through the Royal Gorge depart daily May – September. (May & June being exciting high water) On your full day Royal Gorge Rafting trip you will raft Bighorn Sheep Canyon in the morning enjoy a catered riverside lunch then continue Rafting 956 feet below the Royal Gorge Bridge.
Family Whitewater Rafting
Colorado Springs families enjoy rafting the family friendly class III – IV rapids in Bighorn Sheep Canyon. Enjoy a full or half day rafting trip on the Arkansas River. Your full day family rafting adventure will include a catered riverside lunch. Your Bighorn Sheep Canyon rafting trip will be filled with great rapids, incredible Colorado scenery and wildlife.
Must do Colorado Springs Vacation
So go experience the vast diversity of Colorado Springs area, but don’t forget to include your family Colorado whitewater rafting trip near Colorado Springs.