The Best of Colorado Whitewater Rafting

Raft with Noah’s Ark on the Arkansas River and discover one of the most incredible whitewater rafting experiences in the United States!

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The Arkansas River is an amazingly versatile river. It offers fun float trips for Colorado families and beginners, all the way to heart-pounding Class VI-V whitewater thrills for river enthusiasts.

As it forges a path through the Rocky Mountains and drops into Browns Canyon and the Royal Gorge, you will LOVE the incredible action, 14,000 ft. scenery, and beauty of the Arkansas River!

Choose From Easy Float Trips or Big Whitewater:

Adventure Park & Paddle Package

Adventure Park & Paddle Package

Spend the morning in the Browns Canyon Adventure Park. After breaking for Lunch, enjoy an afternoon of rafting through Colorado's beautiful Brown's Canyon on the Arkansas River! $114.50 $93 Learn More »
Browns Canyon Rafting - Full Day Trip

Browns Canyon Rafting - Full Day Trip

Spend a full day on the river! Launching directly from Noah's Ark, you'll start by rafting the first 10 miles of Browns Canyon and float right past the end of the Half Day trip after enjoying a delicious meal on the banks of the Arkansas River. You'll continue on for another 8 miles through 2 more class III-IV rapids, for a total of 18 miles and 9 named rapids. $86 $74 Learn More »
 Browns Canyon Rafting - Half Day Trip

Browns Canyon Rafting - Half Day Trip

Colorado's most popular rafting trip! This half day trip takes you through 10 miles of beautiful Browns Canyon, a proposed National Monument. With 7 class III-IV rapids, and 3 departure times launching from our private put-in daily, this trip is great for first timers and experienced rafters alike. $58 $43.50 Learn More »
Browns Canyon Rafting - Overnight Trip

Browns Canyon Rafting - Overnight Trip

Spend a night under the stars! This overnight rafting trip includes 9 class III-IV rapids and 18 miles of rafting through Browns Canyon. While at camp, explore Browns Canyon on foot, go fishing, or just relax around the campfire before falling asleep to the sound of the Arkansas River. $199 $169 Learn More »
Narrows Rafting - Full Day Trip

Narrows Rafting - Full Day Trip

Located North of Browns Canyon, this technically challenging trip offers spectacular views, a delicious homemade lunch, and exciting rapids! $93 N/A Learn More »
Numbers Rafting - Full Day Trip

Numbers Rafting - Full Day Trip

The Numbers is a highly technical section of whitewater for those with excellent physical stamina and a desire for relentless class IV-IV+ rapids. This 19 mile trip also includes the Narrows section and a wonderful lunch! $106 N/A Learn More »
Royal Gorge Rafting - Full Day Trip

Royal Gorge Rafting - Full Day Trip

The Royal Gorge Trip offers 18 miles of whitewater in the shadows of the stunning 1000 foot canyon walls of the Royal Gorge. It is a physically demanding trip with breathtaking scenery. $105 N/A Learn More »


Rafting Trips Run May - August. For more information on Rapids Classification, click here: Class III-IV and to compare ALL rafting trips visit the Compare all whitewater rafting trips page.