Colorado White Water Rafting & Arizona Salt River Rafting

VIEW ALL TRIPS Come join us for an epic Arizona or Colorado river rafting adventure! At Wilderness Aware Rafting we offer a variety of white water rafting trips suitable for all skill levels, including mild water float trips, fast-paced and splashy beginner/intermediate trips and action-packed advanced white water.

Colorado Rafting Trips Arkansas River

Colorado Rafting Trips

We have a ton of great Colorado rafting trip options! Experience the excitement of Colorado white water on an overnight rafting trip or one of many day trips – including Browns Canyon.

Arkansas River Rafting Browns Canyon National Monument

Arkansas River Rafting

Located just outside our office in Buena Vista, Colorado. Rafting a half or full day adventure through Browns Canyon National Monument. Come explore this natural wonder!

Advanced Whitewater Rafting in Colroado

Advanced White Water Rafting

Our Class V challenging adventures are located on the Arkansas River near Buena Vista and Cañon City, Colorado. Raft The Numbers and enjoy the rush of adrenaline on our most advanced trip!

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Are you looking to go white water rafting in Colorado, or test your strength on a Salt River rafting trip in Arizona? Wilderness Aware Rafting offers outstanding guides, 39 years of white water rafting experience, and a unique knowledge and appreciation of the natural environment forged by our many years of living and working on various rivers as well as our educational background in Environmental Interpretation and Wildlife Biology. Our white water river rafting options include Royal Gorge rafting, Arkansas River rafting, Colorado River rafting, Dolores River rafting, Gunnison River rafting, North Platte River rafting, and much more!

We also offer white water rafting vacations and Spring Break trips on Arizona’s Salt River.

Since 1976, Wilderness Aware has set high standards that we are endlessly striving to surpass. We have been recognized as an industry leader, having won the “Colorado Recreation and Tourism Company of the Year” and “Colorado Service Company of the Year” awards, two of Colorado’s most prestigious business honors. At Wilderness Aware, we are dedicated to providing you with the best possible white water rafting experience we can offer.

We also offer land-based activities to suit the preferences of other adventure seekers. Exciting Zip Line Tours in the Colorado back country, Downhill Mountain Bike Tours in the heart of the Rockies, and Horseback Riding in Colorado through some of the state’s most beautiful and pristine settings!

Bring your friends, bring your family… share in some remarkable activities and create some memories for yourself which will last a lifetime!

Featured Trip:

Browns Canyon Full Day
Arkansas River, Buena Vista, Colorado
Join us on our Most Popular day trip!

What Our Guests Say:

I work in safety – wish I could get all our regional safety folks to present their safety meetings with the same enthusiasm and professionalism.
Karla S.
Matt was the most enthusiastic and exciting guide I have ever had… and I have done this a lot.
Carl M.
Sarah, our guide, was the consummate professional.
Becky M.
Pete was great. Extremely friendly and he took great care of us and really put our group first. Our trip was relaxing and fun!
Erin L.
We had an awesome time! All staff we dealt with were very personable and helpful. I can’t imagine anything you could do to improve!
Rusty B.

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