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Join us for lively and active whitewater on the Arkansas River near Cañon City, Colorado – close to Colo. Springs and Denver. Enjoy the fast-paced, splashy rapids and beautiful canyon scenery on this trip suitable for all skill levels and kids ages 6+. Raft anytime between April and late-September. This is a fantastic adventure for families and friends!
Adults: $67 Youth: $62
Get some rafting experience under your belt on this family-friendly half day trip through beautiful Bighorn Sheep Canyon. This trip combines the perfect amount of fast-paced whitewater with mellow, mild rapids to create a fantastic trip suitable for first-timers and outgoing kids.
In addition to the fun, splashy rapids you will experience on the river, enjoy the fantastic Colorado scenery. Bighorn Sheep Canyon is full of interesting geological formation and an abundance of wildlife, including the Colorado Bighorn Sheep – of course! Enjoy this adventures as a Full Day trip, or for a similar rafting experience further upstream near Buena Vista, take a look at our Lower Browns Canyon or Browns Canyon Half Day.
Each Bighorn Sheep Canyon trip booked by Wilderness Aware is run by our partner, Echo Canyon River Expeditions. Echo Canyon runs a quality operation with highly-trained and skilled guides.
Our Royal Gorge Full Day trip meets at Echo Canyon River Expeditions. Echo Canyon is located 9 miles west of Cañon City and 25 miles east of Cotopaxi on the north side of Hwy 50. There are signs along the highway indicating where to turn.
Parking, changing and restroom facilities are available at Echo Canyon.
USGS waterflow reporting for the Arkansas River. Blue line is last seven days and yellow triangles are historical medians. Measured at Parkdale Colorado