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Browns Canyon National Monument Whitewater RaftingCultural Tours

Browns Canyon National Monument Whitewater Rafting

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Experience the adrenaline-pumping excitement of a whitewater rafting adventure at Browns Canyon National Monument on this professionally guided, full- or half-day excursion. Ride along the clear, crisp waters of the Arkansas River, from the river’s source in the beautiful Arkansas Valley, with dramatic 14,000 foot peaks to the bottom of the Royal Gorge. Crash through the Class III and IV rapids of the Granite Gorge and Browns Canyon National Monument whitewater. All boating equipment — rain gear, drinking water and a personal floatation device — are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.85
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$83.85

Lower Browns Canyon Mildwater Float TripHalf-day Tours

Lower Browns Canyon Mildwater Float Trip

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Enjoy a trip down the Arkansas River without the stress of paddling or extreme rapids on a scenic float through the Lower Browns Canyon section. Popular with families, this half-day tour from Buena Vista allows you to experience the river’s energy and surrounding Rocky Mountain scenery while an experienced river guide handles all of the navigation. Pick up a paddle if you like, or simply relax and enjoy this fun and mellow river ride. 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.93
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$84.93

Numbers Extreme Whitewater RaftingCultural Tours

Numbers Extreme Whitewater Rafting

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Conquer some of Colorado’s most extreme whitewater rapids on this rafting adventure form Buena Vista. Suitable for experienced rafters or fearless beginners, the Numbers stretch of the Arkansas River offers a white-knuckle ride through Class III and IV rapids while surrounded by the stunning Rocky Mountain beauty of the Collegiate Peaks and cottonwood forests. Choose from a half-day or full-day trip, hang on to your paddle and prepare to get wet!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.20
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$87.20

Brown's Canyon Half DayCultural Tours

Brown's Canyon Half Day

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Traverse the thrilling rapids of Brown’s Canyon National Monument on a half-day whitewater rafting tour. With one morning and two afternoon tours offered, you can easily find a departure time to fit with your schedule. In addition to an included helmet and life vest, you also enjoy instruction from your guide before the adventure begins.  Once everyone is ready, paddle down Devil’s Punchbowl, Pinball, Big Drop, and more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.70
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$84.70

Milk Run Family Rafting TripCultural Tours

Milk Run Family Rafting Trip

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Beginners will feel safe and comfortable on this 1-hour rafting trip down the Milk Run of the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, CO. Families with small children over two years old can paddle together through easy splashes and gentle floats with mountain views. All paddling equipment and safety gear is included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.44
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$64.44

Browns Canyon Half-Day Whitewater Rafting TourCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Half-Day Whitewater Rafting Tour

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Conquer the rapids of the popular Browns Canyon stretch of the Arkansas River on this family-friendly whitewater rafting tour. With a launch point just north of Buena Vista, this intermediate-level adventure lets you paddle through choppy chutes like the ‘Zoom Flume’ and ‘Pinball.’ Enjoy the majestic Colorado scenery and the dramatic granite canyon on calmer stretches as you wind through a proposed Federal Wilderness Area.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.20
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$88.20

Numbers Full Day Rafting TripCultural Tours

Numbers Full Day Rafting Trip

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Get your adrenaline pumping as you embark on this whitewater rafting excursion down the Arkansas River. Navigate Class IV and IV+ rapids with your group and guide. take in the beautiful scenery along the way, and refuel with a fajita feast right on the banks of the river. This tour is suitable for those in good physical condition and can swim; no prior rafting experience required but is recommended.
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  • 7 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$141.89
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$141.89

Numbers Half Day Whitewater Rafting Class IVCultural Tours

Numbers Half Day Whitewater Rafting Class IV

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Numbers Half Day Rafting Trip Perfect for experienced rafters or adventurous first timers! Our Numbers half day trip offers some of the best white water rapids on the Arkansas River and in Colorado!  This exhilarating run is recommended for rafters over 15.  Meet us in Buena Vista at our whitewater outpost.  Each Numbers trip includes wetsuits, booties, splash tops, and all of the safety equipment needed for this wet and wild ride.  Try not to miss the majestic views of the Collegiate Peaks as your expert guide assists you in navigating eight Class IV+heart pumping rapids and the continuous white water in between.  Experience huge drenching waves and steep drops through your 6 mile, action packed adventure. We are sure to give you and your group the thrill of a lifetime with this rafting tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.98
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$91.98

Browns Canyon Whitewater Rafting Half-Day TripCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Whitewater Rafting Half-Day Trip

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Experience the adrenaline-pumping excitement of a whitewater rafting adventure in the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains on this professionally guided, half-day excursion. Ride along the clear, crisp waters of the Arkansas River, from the river’s source in the beautiful Arkansas Valley, with dramatic 14,000 foot peaks to the bottom of the Royal Gorge. Crash through the Class II and III rapids of the Granite Gorge and Browns Canyon National Monument whitewater. All rafting equipment — self-bailing raft, paddle, lifejacket and helmet — are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.72
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$84.72

Browns Canyon Half Day RaftingCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Half Day Rafting

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Explore Browns Canyon National Monument on a white-water rafting adventure. Spend a few hours shooting the Class III rapids, perfect for beginner or intermediate paddlers, in the company of a guide—perfect for families who want to raft together. Keep a lookout for local wildlife such as big horn sheep and blue heron as you paddle, learning about the area through your guide's commentary.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$76.93
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$76.93

Browns Canyon Intermediate Rafting Trip with TransportationCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Intermediate Rafting Trip with Transportation

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Journey to the Browns Canyon National Monument, and spend time on the Arkansas River with this 7-hour rafting adventure. Set out on the river, and roll over heart-pumping rapids, including the popular Pinball, Zoom Flume, and Big Drop. Make the most of your trip to Colorado with a full day planned out for you, including round-trip transportation from either Breckenridge, Fisco, or Keystone. Plus this adventure is fun for both beginners and rafting enthusiasts.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$134.72
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$134.72

Arkansas River Dinner FloatCultural Tours

Arkansas River Dinner Float

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Set off on Colorado’s famed Arkansas River for a unique evening adventure near Buena Vista. Float down the mild whitewater currents of the Milk Run section on a relaxed, 1.5-hour ride while an experienced river guide leads the way. After working up an appetite, hop off downstream at the Riverside Bar and Grill for a delicious Rocky Mountain–style dinner among the beautiful natural surroundings. 
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.84
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$64.84

Browns Canyon National Monument: Deluxe TourCultural Tours

Browns Canyon National Monument: Deluxe Tour

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Enjoy a full-day rafting trip in Browns Canyon, considered a top rafting destination in Colorado and the United States. Depart from Buena Vista in the morning for transport to the Arkansas River where it runs through Browns Canyon National Monument. Your guide shows you the basics of paddling, then hops into a raft with you for a thrilling ride through both whitewater and calm stretches of the river. Your tour includes lunch, paddling instruction, all necessary equipment, guide, and round-trip transportation from Buena Vista.
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  • 6 hours
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$301.27
Price varies by group size
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$301.27
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The Numbers: Deluxe TourCultural Tours

The Numbers: Deluxe Tour

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Paddle 'The Numbers,' a challenging section of the Arkansas River, on a thrilling white-water rafting trip from Buena Vista. You'll shoot through a series of rapids, drops, and tight channels, with continuous white water that makes for a high-adrenaline experience from beginning to end. After a morning on the water, this Arkansas River rafting trip includes a barbecue lunch, a great way to refuel and relax after a classic Colorado adventure.
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  • 6 hours
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$356.14
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$356.14
Price varies by group size

White-Water Inflatable Kayak Trip: Salida Town Run Half-DayCultural Tours

White-Water Inflatable Kayak Trip: Salida Town Run Half-Day

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Paddle the Arkansas River in an inflatable white-water kayak on a guided white-water trip from Buena Vista. More stable and easier to paddle than rigid white-water kayaks, inflatable boats are a fun, beginner-friendly way to experience the flat water, waves, and Class II rapids on the Arkansas River, where you’ll have gorgeous views of the Colorado mountains.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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$95.00

Browns Canyon Half Day Rafting plus Mountaintop ZiplineZiplining

Browns Canyon Half Day Rafting plus Mountaintop Zipline

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Enjoy two Colorado adventures in one day with this combo tour that begins with whitewater rafting and ends with ziplining. You'll paddle down the Arkansas River through Browns Canyon National Monument, one of the most scenic sections of the river. Then take to the treetops for a zipline experience in the mountains.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$244.45
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$244.45

Browns Canyon Full Day Whitewater Rafting TripCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Full Day Whitewater Rafting Trip

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Tackling seven miles (11.2 kilometers) on the Arkansas River with Class III rapids alone can be a little extreme if you don’t have any experience. This whitewater rafting trip with a guide allows all skill levels, including beginners, to feel confident on the water. Your guide goes over safety procedures and paddling tips before you set out, and you’ll stop on the way to enjoy an included riverside lunch.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.13
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$125.13

Full Day Intermediate Rafting Trip in Browns CanyonCultural Tours

Full Day Intermediate Rafting Trip in Browns Canyon

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Novice and advanced rafters alike agree that running Browns Canyon on the Arkansas River makes for a fun-filled day on the water. Admire canyon scenery as you head through white water, including rapids such as Pinball and Big Drop. Lunch is also included for you to enjoy partway through the trip.
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  • 6 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.70
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$127.70

Browns Canyon Half Day EscapeCultural Tours

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Browns Canyon Half Day Escape

Experience the Arkansas River Valley the way that locals do! Aspire Mountain Tours specializes in immersive and off-the-beaten-path adventures for people who want to do more than just sight-see. Experience the raw beauty of the valley and it's authentic, and passionate community with our seasoned professional guides. We are a small tour operator offering boutique style experiences for the more discerning adventurer. Highlights: - 2 extra rapids - Lunch included - Small Tour Operator guarantees an intimate experience - Expert guides - Stunning scenery - Class III (IV) Whitewater - Browns Canyon National Monument - Brand new equipment
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.10
$89.00
$8.90 savings
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$80.10
$89.00
$8.90 savings

Browns Canyon Rafting Full DayCultural Tours

Browns Canyon Rafting Full Day

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Raft down Colorado’s Arkansas River in Browns Canyon on this half-day whitewater rafting adventure. Start at Buena Vista and make your way down 12 class I, II, and III rapids with your guide across 16 miles of rivers. Enjoy a delicious, locally sourced, lunch just on the banks of the river and admire the beautiful views of the Collegiate Peaks.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.00
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$129.00

Brown's Canyon Full Day RaftingCultural Tours

Brown's Canyon Full Day Rafting

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Colorado's most popular whitewater rafting trip trough Brown's Canyon National Monument. Enjoy spectacular scenery and thrilling whitewater on this professionally guided river trip.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$132.00
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$132.00

Brown's Canyon National Monument - Full Day Rafting AdventureFull-day Tours

Brown's Canyon National Monument - Full Day Rafting Adventure

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Experience one of the United States' newest national monuments, Brown's Canyon, on this full-day rafting adventure from Buena Vista. With all instruction and equipment included and an experienced adventure guide at the helm, even beginners and kids (over six years old) can enjoy the Class II and Class II whitewater on the Arkansas River. Midday, stop along the river for a "Mountain Mex" lunch to keep paddlers fueled up.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
Price varies by group size
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$130.00
Price varies by group size

The Numbers Half Day RaftingCultural Tours

The Numbers Half Day Rafting

Experience an adrenaline-pumping whitewater rafting adventure down the fast-paced Numbers section of the Arkansas River in Buena Vista. Paddle through narrow canyons and safely navigate the river’s continuous rapids, twists, and turns with a professional guide. All the necessary equipment—helmet, wet suit and splash jacket—is included. Plus, choose from morning or afternoon trips to best suit your needs.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$89.75
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$89.75

Brown's Canyon National Monument - Half Day Rafting AdventureHalf-day Tours

Brown's Canyon National Monument - Half Day Rafting Adventure

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Spend a half-day rafting on the Arkansas River through Brown's Canyon National Monument on this tour from Buena Vista, CO. Even beginner paddlers will feel safe and comfortable with expert guidance and all equipment provided. Enjoy the scenery on the riverbanks and some exhilarating moments as you shoot the Class II and Class III rapids, finishing up with a sense of accomplishment.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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$80.00
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