Wilderness Aware Rafting Office

We are located 2.5 miles south of Buena Vista, CO in the small unincorporated town of Johnson Village. Our office is the only building on the east side of the Arkansas River bridge.

Physical Address (not a mailing address): 12600 US Highway 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211
GPS Coords: 38.813867, -106.101856

Our address does not always work with map websites and/or GPS systems. If possible, enter “Wilderness Aware Rafting” before the address and/or use the exact GPS coordinates above, and it will provide an accurate location.

All Arkansas River (except the Royal Gorge and Bighorn Sheep Canyon) trips meet at this location. Visit the Packing List page for details on what to bring, policies and other important pre-trip information for each of our trips.

stuff we are proud of

Start typing and press Enter to search

Our 2018 rafting season in Colorado has come to an end. Take a peek at the unique trips we offer on Arizona's Salt River during March, April and early May! Or get a jump on next summer's plans - it's never too early to book!