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GUIDED ADVENTURES

Premium guided adventures year-round in the Colorado Rocky Mountains & beyond. Customize any trip for maximum adventure. Our experienced professional guides cover planning & logistics so you don't have to.

Adventure Packages

Unique, popular, family-friendly outdoor adventures of all types: National Park Tours, Rafting, Ziplining, Baja Mexico and more... or customize your own trip with our expert guides.

Education & Training

Knowing proper preparation & response outdoors is critical. Our accredited courses offer hands-on Avalanche Training (AIARE) & Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certifications in our outdoor classrooms in CO.

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Guided Outdoor Adventures

Explore the Outdoors: Colorado & Utah

Backpacking & Multi-Day Hiking

These amazing trips are sure to give you a taste of a “wilder side” of Colorado!
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Guided Adventures

Bike Tours & Mountain Biking

Amazing & diverse mountain biking terrain in Colorado & Utah. Beginner to expert riders.
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Ski Tours & Snowshoeing

Backcountry Access hidden gems: Rocky Mountain National Park; James & Indian Peaks.
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Rock Climbing & Mountaineering

Educational, informative, engaging & unique climbing experience. Novice to expert.
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Fly Fishing & Float Trips

Fly fishing in Colorado’s wilderness is an experience like none other. We can guide you.
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Ziplining Tours

Soar hundreds of feet in the air across Colorado forests, rivers, highways & valleys.
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Hiking & Peak Ascents

Guided Colorado hiking & peak ascents. Unforgettable getaway & stunning views
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Sightseeing & Photo Tours

Guided educational, informative, engaging & unique sightseeing experience.
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Whitewater Rafting

Beginner to class IV or V rapids. Clear Creek + Upper Colorado near Boulder & Denver
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Adventure Packages

Popular Customizeable Trips: Colorado & Utah

Education & Training Courses

AIARE Avalanche Training & Wilderness Medicine Certifications

AIARE AVY RESCUE

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"Josh did a great job teaching our AIARE rescue class. He was incredibly knowledgeable and made the class fun. I plan on taking AIARE 2 with Colorado Rides and Guides in the future and will try to seek out a class Josh is teaching."
Stephen Hanzlik | USA

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Education & Training

For any outdoor enthusiast, traveling safely in a winter environment is paramount. These accredited American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE) courses provide an introduction and opportunity for developing essential decision-making skills for avalanche hazard management.

Rocky Mountain National Park & Roosevelt National Forest

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WILDERNESS MEDICINE

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Education & Training

It's important on any adventure, to have a designated person who knows first aid and has a first aid kit. As a Wilderness Medicine Associates provider, Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides offers Wilderness First Responder training & certification. Learn how to assess an injury, respond immediately, and how to take the best course of action before reaching professional assistance. Learn More

Eldorado Canyon State Park & Rocky Mountain National Park

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OUTDOOR SKILL CLINICS

ROCK CLIMBING • BIKING • Wilderness Survival • Fly Fishing

Learn Unique Techniques & Strategies From Trained Experts

ROCK CLIMB SKILLS CLINIC

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"CWRAG was the perfect solution. They provided the gear, a knowledgeable guide, and planned everything out."
Jacob Baur | USA

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SKILLS CLINICS

WILDERNESS SURVIVAL

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"Our guide ensured we would get everything we wanted out of this experience..."
Joel F. | CO
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BIKING SKILLS CLINIC

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"My Wife and I got out on some challenging trails but never felt like they were too much...."
Mike H. | FL
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FLY FISHING SKILLS CLINIC

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"I planned a trip for my husband and his two friends to go fly-fishing... They had a blast!"
Jane L. | CA
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KILIMANJARO TRAINING

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"Hiking in CO with CWRAG were the most helpful in being successful on summiting Kilimanjaro"
Valarie J. MD | TX
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OUR PHILOSOPHY

Sharing Our Passion For Wild Places

We Believe in Providing Custom, safe, unforgettable outdoor experiences & education.

Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides is committed to sustainable outdoors ethics, community education through our AIARE and Wilderness First Aid Courses, team building activities that unite a group through a common goal, and trips which are built around the clients desires, time, and location. We strive every day and on every trip not only to show you a wonderful adventure but to win your trust and friendship and look forward to you returning year after year to explore Colorado and the West with our team.  Ultimately, our goal is to show our spectacular Colorado landscape in a unique, ethical, and sustainable manner with all regards to safety as our first priority.

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OUR MISSION

IS TO TRANSFORM LIVES THROUGH EXPERIENTIAL ADVENTURES

OUR PARTNERS

Working With Teams & Companies Worldwide

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Permits & Licensing

Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides is an equal opportunity service provider and permittee of Roosevelt National Forest (Boulder and Clear Creek Ranger Districts) and White River National Forest (Blanco, Yampa, and Eagle Ranger Districts ).
All or part of operation is conducted on public lands under special permit of the US Bureau of Land Management. Permitted BLM Upper Colorado River Basin, Kremmling and Grand Junction.
Official Rocky Mountain National Park Concessionaire for Technical Climbing, Mountaineering, Ski Mountaineering and avalanche education.
Colorado Public Utilities Commission: #55777 – Transportation license for sightseeing, charter, limousine services.
Colorado Outfitter Rafting License #: 534
Colorado Outfitter License #: 2717