Colorado Adventures: How to Spot a Bald Eagle

Colorado Adventures: How to Spot a Bald Eagle

Spotting a bald eagle is one of the coolest things about an adventure on the river! We’re sharing what to look for – and some of the best ways to access Colorado’s bald eagle hotspots. Few things can replicate the majesty of a bald…

Rafting in Colorado? The Complete Guide to Keeping Mosquitoes Off Your Back

Rafting in Colorado? The Complete Guide to Keeping Mosquitoes Off Your Back

Whitewater rafting in Colorado is amazing, but you don’t want to return from your trip covered in bites. Don’t worry. This ultimate repellant guide has you covered! There are few experiences that offer the adventure, beauty, and excitement of Colorado whitewater rafting trip. There’s…

Featured Recipe: Trail Mix

Featured Recipe: Trail Mix

When backpacking along a portion of the Colorado Trail last summer I pretty much lived off this trail mix! With the perfect ratio of sweet to salty, this fun mix is a satisfying snack. Ingredients: ½ cup pretzels ½ cup m&ms ½ cup raw…

Arkansas River: Come for the Rafting, Stay for the Trout!

Arkansas River: Come for the Rafting, Stay for the Trout!

We all know of the Arkansas River as the Mecca of whitewater rafting, but did you know it boasts another accolade? Anglers rejoice – the 102 mile stretch of river starting near Leadville to the Royal Gorge in Cañon City is Gold Medal Trout…

Footwear FAQ: Can I Wear Flipflops?

Footwear FAQ: Can I Wear Flipflops?

Trust us, you’re not the first to ask this question – it can be tricky figuring out what to wear if you are not used to fast flowing rivers. Here are all the secrets to keeping your feet happy while whitewater rafting. The first…

Featured Post: Upper Colorado River

Featured Post: Upper Colorado River

Lusting for some whitewater fun, but feeling a little intimidated by the class III-V rapids found on our Arkansas River options? No worries – our Upper Colorado River trips are the perfect solution! Featuring a handful of splashy class II rapids, unique pit stops…