Posts by Travis Hochard

42 Years of Whitewater Rafting Sale

42% OFF Full Day Whitewater Rafting Trips Book by February 14 | Raft May 1 – September 1   River Runners The Whitewater Professionals Since 1972 Raft Colorado’s Arkansas River River Runners...

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Colorado Whitewater Rafting Discounts

Colorado Whitewater Rafting Discounts 50% OFF Full Day Trips | 10% OFF Half Day Trips Book by April 1, 2014 | Raft any date May 1 – September 1, 2014 This is the best deal you will find on a whitewater...

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Buena Vista Rafting Discount

BV Chamber of Commerce Rafting Discount Save $5 at River Runners Welcome to Buena Vista, Colorado! Whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River is a must do activity if you are in town between May and Labor Day....

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Now this is Colorado!

Rafting in Buena Vista, Colorado Save $5/person on any River Runners rafting trip Raft with the best! River Runners has been known throughout Colorado as the whitewater professionals since 1972.Walk from your...

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Colorado Rafting for Anyone and Everyone 0

Colorado Rafting for Anyone and Everyone

By now I have to believe that I have one of the best summer jobs out there as a marketing representative for River Runners in Buena Vista, Colorado. “Time flies when you’re having fun” may be the perfect way to describe it, but my favorite thing about this job is meeting the other fun-loving adventure seekers.

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Class V Rafting on the Arkansas River 0

Class V Rafting on the Arkansas River

I tried to gauge the energy of the van. Nervousness was present, but there was also a version of excitement I haven’t felt in a long time. Although we had just met, we knew that we were going to need to work together as a cohesive unit to successfully maneuver down this stretch of class V whitewater called Pine Creek.

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High Water and FIBArk this Weekend 0

High Water and FIBArk this Weekend

Father’s Day is coming up this weekend, which means high water on the Arkansas River and FIBArk in Salida, Colorado. Go rafting with River Runners and then celebrate Colorado whitewater rafting heritage at the nation’s oldest whitewater festival. Enjoy river competitions, live music, beer garden, carnival rides…

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Royal Gorge Rafting in Canon City, Colorado

River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Guides Raft with the Best! River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting trips launch daily May through Labor Day. Go rafting in Canon City, Colorado with a company you can trust. The...

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River Runners Featured on CBS This Morning 0

River Runners Featured on CBS This Morning

On July 30, 2012, CBS News traveled to the Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area and met some Coloradans who are hoping a wild ride can help restore the state’s image and economy. Whitewater rafting is big business in Colorado. Last year, 211,150 people rode the Arkansas River, according to Colorado State Parks.

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Colorado Events at Cielo at Castle Pines 0

Colorado Events at Cielo at Castle Pines

Save on whitewater rafting at River Runners when you book a Colorado destination wedding or other event at Cielo at Castle Pines. Choose from the River Runners Royal Gorge Rafting Center in Cañon City, Colorado or the River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort in Buena Vista, Colorado.

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Boy Scout Colorado Basecamp 0

Boy Scout Colorado Basecamp

The River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort is the perfect Boy Scout and Venturing Crew base camp in Colorado. Explore Chaffee County in Colorado this summer from this unique group camping destination. Enjoy whitewater rafting, hiking, horseback riding, zip line tours and other outdoor adventures.

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Visit a Colorado Ghost Town 0

Visit a Colorado Ghost Town

St. Elmo: An Original Colorado Ghost Town A visit to this well-preserved ghost town is worth the 40 minute drive from Buena Vista, Colorado. The Colorado Ghost Town of St. Elmo is situated high in the Sawatch...

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Monarch Mountain Season Pass Discount 0

Monarch Mountain Season Pass Discount

Monarch Mountain’s One World, One Pass paddles into the 2012 Colorado rafting season with discounted whitewater rafting trips on the Arkansas River The Colorado ski season is almost over, but...

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Group Rafting in Colorado Made Easy 0

Group Rafting in Colorado Made Easy

Start Planning Your Colorado Group Rafting Vacation Get the date you want, at a competitive group rafting rate Planning a group white water rafting vacation doesn’t have to be stressful, but if you wait until...

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A Piece of River Runners History 0

A Piece of River Runners History

By Travis Hochard, Operations Manager, River Runners River Runners Celebrates 40 Years of Colorado Rafting in 2012 “Huckleberry Finn Gone High Brow – That’s River Runners” I am not sure exactly what is meant...

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Overnight Rafting in Colorado 0

Overnight Rafting in Colorado

Paddle, Hike, Camp, Relax in Colorado Explore the wilds of Browns Canyon on an Overnight Whitewater Rafting Vacation on the Arkansas River A River Runners overnight whitewater rafting vacation on the Arkansas...

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