Are you looking to experience some exciting whitewater but nervous about the rapids being too intense? Our intermediate & family-level Colorado rafting trips are the perfect balance of mild and wild. You’ll take on exciting rapids that are sure to get your heart racing and your whole group wet. Between rapids you’ll have plenty of time to catch your breath, take a break from paddling, and appreciate the surrounding views.
Your friendly and experienced guide will give you a thorough orientation before you ever get in the raft, so you don’t need to worry about having previous rafting experience. By the time you hit your first rapid, you’ll know exactly what to do. These trips are some of our most popular trips because they offer so much fun for a wide range of ages and abilities.
Family-Intermediate Whitewater Details:
- Real whitewater
- Some rapids and obstacles
- Most trips minimum age 6-7, depending on trip. Minimum weight 50 lbs.
- Some paddling with some breaks
- Plenty of excitement
- Trip lengths from 1/3 day to multiple days
- Locations throughout Colorado, including just 30 minutes from Denver
If you’re seeking the quintessential Colorado whitewater experience, check out our Browns Canyon trips on the Arkansas River in Central Colorado. We offer ½ day, ¾ day, full-day, and multi-day Browns Canyon trips so we’re sure to have an option available no matter how tight your schedule is.
This section, known as America’s Favorite Stretch of Whitewater, is great for families, first time rafters, and anyone looking for an adventure. You’ll float through a proposed federal Wilderness Area with gorgeous scenery and thrilling whitewater rapids.