Description: This is a great beginner introduction to Colorado whitewater rafting trips close to Denver and Boulder. For younger people, families, and inexperienced paddlers, this section of Clear Creek serves up more than ten exciting and fun rapids as the perfect introduction to whitewater rafting! This section of the creek offers a fantastic whitewater rafting experience, including 11 rapids, and nearby […]
Half Day Trip
Description: This exciting intermediate stretch of whitewater rafting is Clear Creek’s most popular trip! Being close to Denver and Boulder, Colorado, is an added bonus. Continuous class III and IV rapids will thrill guests throughout the descent around Idaho Springs. Charging over rapids and around holes, our rafting trip will tackle Outer Limits, a truly exciting class IV rapid. […]
When you picture iconic river rafting throughout the west, this family friendly rafting trip comes to mind: large roadless sections of river; the California Zephyr train going by as we descend through a couple moderate rapids; soaring eagles, jumping fish, and amazing scenery. This tour is one of the best scenic float trips in Colorado […]
Half Day Whitewater Rafting Details
Upper Colorado River
A scenic float trip that runs all year long. Perfect for families and those who want a wonderful day away from it all. Enjoy a couple great rapids, abundant wildlife, hot springs and cliff jumping on our 1/2 day and full day trips. Spend you time on the river for 4 hours of 7 hours. The minimum age for the Upper Colorado river is 5 years old. All trips meet on the river near Kremmling CO.
– Departure Time: 10:00 a.m.
– Cost: $100 Per Person ( based on 5 person minimum)
– Departure Time: 10:00 a.m.
– Cost: $150 Per Person ( based on 4 person minimum)
Clear Creek River
Beginner Rafting Tour (One-third Day): For youngsters, families, and inexperienced paddlers, this section of the Clear Creek River serves up more than ten exciting and fun rapids as the perfect introduction to whitewater rafting! This section of the river offers a great white water rafting experience including 11 rapids and historic gold mining ruins and waterwheels. The minimum age for participants is seven years old, and you can expect the tour to last approximately two and a half hours. Sometimes during high water conditions, our minimum age might be increased to 9 years old.
– Departure Times: 9:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 5:00 p.m.
– Cost: $80 Per Person
Intermediate Rafting Tour (Half Day): This exciting stretch of the river is Clear Creek’s most popular trip! Continuous class III and IV rapids will thrill guests throughout the descent around Idaho Springs. Charging through rapids and around holes, your trip’s final challenge will be to tackle Outer Limits, a truly exciting class IV rapid. The minimum age for rafters is fifteen years old, and you can expect to spend three to three-and-a-half hours on this intermediate white water rafting tour.
– Departure Times: 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. (Happy Hour!)
– Cost: $90 Per Person
Included in our rates: The services of a professional rafting guide; rafting trip; wetsuit, booties, and personal flotation device. On Clear Creek trips, a photo CD is also included for free.
Not included in our rates: Gratuity for the guides. And snacks or water, which you will need to bring along with you.