Bighorn Sheep Canyon – Class III (IV)
Please Book in Advance
Full Day: $85/Child $95/Adult
Departs at 9:30 am | Allow 6 hours
1/2 Day: $47/Child $57/Adult
Departs at 11:00 am & 2:30 pm | Allow 3 hours
Departs from River Runners Royal Gorge
Minimum Requirements: 6 and 50 lbs*
Arrive one hour prior to the departure time
Questions? Call 800-723-8987
*Minimum requirements and rapid classifications fluctuate with water levels. Please call for current conditions.
Family-friendly Whitewater Rafting
A scenic one-hour drive from Colorado Springs
Find family-friendly whitewater rafting near Colorado Springs on a Bighorn Sheep Canyon rafting trip in Cañon City, Colorado. Choose a full day or half day adventure and be ready to get wet and have fun. Bighorn Sheep Canyon rafting trips depart from the River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Center – just one hour from Colorado Springs, Colorado, and two and a half hours from Denver.
Bighorn Sheep Canyon has something for everyone
The rapids in Bighorn Sheep Canyon are exciting, but not as challenging as the Royal Gorge. They are wild enough to get you wet, but mild enough for you to take in the scenery of the canyon. If this is your first time rafting – Bighorn Sheep Canyon is the trip for you.
Paddle Boat or Oar Boat
Paddle and be part of the action or request an oar boat and enjoy the ride. Oar boats or paddle-assist are recommended for groups with small children or adults who do not want to paddle.
Still have questions about rafting in Colorado?
Get answers to frequently asked questions about whitewater rafting in Colorado with the River Runners FAQ.