Green River Rafting Trips in Colorado

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Green River White Water Rafting Description:

Below the Flaming Gorge Reservoir, follow the path of great American pioneer John Wesley Powell while experiencing one of the most beautiful rivers in the West. This gorgeous and unparalleled section of the Green River flows south through Dinosaur National Monument before ending in western Utah near Jensen.

Find the Green River in Colorado

• Difficulty: Class II-III (What does this mean?)
• Season: May – September

White Water Rafting Trips on the Green River:

Trip Lengths:
3 or 4 Day
Outfitter:
Adventure Bound River Expeditions
Learn More:
www.adventureboundusa.com; 800.423.4668

 

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Green River Rafting Sections:

Gates of Lodore
Class II-III
Stunningly beautiful multi-day river section with mild, yet impressive white water. Beautiful, isolated and scenic – the Gates of Lodore is a wonderfully classic section of the historic Green River.

 

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The Green River is located in the very remote northwest corner of the state of Colorado. Only a short portion of the Green River runs through Colorado, and there are no close metropolitan areas or large towns near the Colorado sections of the Green River. The map below is for Jensen, UT, the take out point for the one section of the Green River that rafts through Colorado.

Information for Green River Self-Guided Boaters:

The Green River is in Dinosaur National Monument and is managed by the U.S. National Park Service.

  • Boating Permit Required: YES
  • Permit Details: Permits are required in advance and there is a fee. Visit the Gates of Lodore section page, self-guided boater information, for details on obtaining a permit and fee information.
  • River Manager: U.S. National Park Service – Dinosaur National Monument
    4545 E. Hwy 40, Dinosaur, CO 81610
    970.374.3020 ~ www.nps.gov/dino

Shuttles:
Contact River Runners Transport out of Vernal, Utah at www.riverrunnerstransport.com.

 

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Colorado Rafting River Guide:

Colorado Rafting River Guide
Check out our detailed information about the rivers you can raft across Colorado.

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When I made our reservation I knew we were going to have a fantastic time. Everything that happened today exceeded my expectations.
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Very professional yet very informal approach—not an easy combination to sustain—nice team—office included.
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I want to raft again and again and well you get the point…again.
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This company is quality. Six years ago I did the same trip with Jack, Ian, and Kelly and the quality is as good today.
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You are great to work with and your guides are fun to be around and well trained. Each experience I’ve had with you (3) has been excellent.
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Very pleasant and enjoyable experience. Rafted four other times and this was the best.
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I loved my experience at WA and will definitely be back with more people.
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