How Our Snow Pack Impacts Summer River Flow Levels

How Our Snow Pack Impacts Summer River Flow Levels

Ever wonder how our winter snow influences the river? During the winter the snow doesn’t do too much for our water levels. However, as the temperature rises in the springtime, runoff and stream flow in the river is directly attributed to melting snow and…

First Timer’s Guide to PaddleFest

First Timer’s Guide to PaddleFest

Nestled between Pike’s National Forest and the Collegiate peaks, is the cozy town of Buena Vista, Colorado. With a Main Street that still in fact is the main street and just one stoplight, this quaint town is flooded with energy and the spirit of…

Featured Trip: The Arkansas River Dinner Float

Featured Trip: The Arkansas River Dinner Float

Looking to sneak in a little time on the Arkansas River that anyone from your preschooler to Grandma can enjoy? Check out our exclusive Arkansas River Dinner Float Trip. Known among River Rats as the Milk Run, our Arkansas River Dinner Float Trip takes…

10 Things River Veterans Don’t Do

10 Things River Veterans Don’t Do

Whether this is your first time whitewater rafter (Woohoo!) or you are looking for some pro tips to improve your next trip, I consulted with some of our senior whitewater rafting guides to create a list of the top 10 mistakes we see on…

Featured Recipe: Decadent Dark Chocolate Energy Bars

Featured Recipe: Decadent Dark Chocolate Energy Bars

We do our best to keep you from getting hungry with our complimentary continental breakfast, lunches on full day trips, and multi-course meals on overnights, but from time to time, you might get a little hungry. Here’s a snack that’s easy to tuck into…

Top Three Reasons to go Whitewater Rafting This Mother’s Day

Top Three Reasons to go Whitewater Rafting This Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, treat Mom to some quality family time you are all sure to remember. Here are our top three reasons to go whitewater rafting this Mother’s Day! Top Three Reasons to go Whitewater Rafting This Mother’s Day 1. Quality Family Time Whitewater…

Featured Stretch of River: Royal Gorge

Featured Stretch of River: Royal Gorge

Ask our guides what their favorite stretch of Class V rafting is along the Arkansas River and chances are they’ll say the Royal Gorge. Known for its iconic history and fast flows, whitewater rafting through the Royal Gorge is a guaranteed fun time! Just…